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History Lesson: Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp

Located about an hour outside of Berlin in Oranienburg Germany, Sachsenhausen concentration camp was built in the summer of 1936 for political prisoners under the infamous Heinrich Himmler’s instructions. 841 more words

History Lesson

A History Lesson in Writing

Since I was young, I knew I wanted to write stories. I would make up elaborate lies, not to get over on someone, but just to capture their interest. 717 more words


Bonjour de Montréal

Every year the International Retail Design Conference (IRDC) selects a city that is a leading curator of retail trends. This year’s host was Montréal – a city that celebrates its history while exuding a contemporary flair, edgy style and a thriving cosmopolitan energy. 237 more words


Egyptology: Summer VBS

This past school year, 2015/2016, our two oldest children began working with the Mystery of History Cds as well as the Story of the World books to begin our journey into Ancient History. 114 more words


Mandatory Belligerence

Lately I’ve found myself jawing with an old reformed beatnik on the topic of presidential mandates. As lip service to the old masters, let me open this post by presenting the argument in the form of a brief dialogue that may or may not be accurate in its details, but will certainly capture the gist of the debate. 3,221 more words

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