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Conrad Black: The Europeans are smug as ever, but have less and less reason to be

I have just returned from Europe, where there has been an irritating outburst of complacency over recent political events there, from quarters with no right to indulge in it. 1,340 more words

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Visual Evidence: The Dangers of Framing

As discussed in class on Tuesday, visual historical sources are not exempt from the biases that are present in, say, written historical documents. Photographs and video are not inherently ideologically neutral—they can be framed and staged. 306 more words

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Franco-German Fear

France and Germany have an extensive history of conflict. Territories such as the Rhineland and Alsace-Lorraine have long been disputed. After the Allies defeated the Central Powers in World War I, the Treaty of Versailles was signed. 266 more words

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Sport and Politics

As several posts already point out, sports and the human body were racialized in Nazi Germany. There is a racial undertone to discussion around sports today, as well. 255 more words

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Trump vs. Merkel

It was the fight to be leader of the free world. Merkel is an idiotic woman who runs Germany, yep.. the one who let millions of refugees flood her country and rape her women. 107 more words

OUCH! Trump Meets with Merkel at WH, Watch What He Does When She Tries to Shake Hands…

Angela Merkel has been a disaster as leader of Germany. Her ridiculous decision to give up and let hundreds of thousands of unvetted refugees into Germany has been a nightmare in every possible way.

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