Back in May, our book club read Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, and we all loved it. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet… 1,525 more words
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By Richard Edmondson
Think about how many times you’ve heard Zionists fly into a rage when somebody happens to draw an analogy between Israel and Nazi Germany. 946 more words
Image credit to David Brooks.
When President Franklin D. Roosevelt ordered the internment of Japanese-Americans in 1942, Saburo Muraoka was one of the 100,000 victims. Muraoka was born in Yokohama, Japan, and immigrated to the United States in 1915, where he became a successful farmer and businessman. 149 more words