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The Balfour Declaration 7: Clandestine Plots Scupper A Peace Initiative.

Conscious that the final resolution to the war would be critical to the Zionist claims on Palestine, their British and American leaders became increasingly involved in a secretive network aimed at influencing government policy. 2,679 more words

President Woodrow Wilson

The Balfour Declaration 6: Embraced by the Secret Elite.

Chaim Weizmann had a valuable friend, the journalist and editor, C P Scott. Later the proprietor of the Manchester Guardian, Scott was an Oxford-educated man of staunch Liberal leanings. 1,554 more words

Alfred Milner

"If the government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy."

“If the government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.”

— Louis Brandeis, Supreme Court Justice, statesman, political figure, Dissenting, Olmstead v.

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Political Figure

ON THIS DAY: June 1, 2017

June 1st is

Olive Day

Hazelnut Cake Day

Heimlich Maneuver Day *

Oscar the Grouch Day

Penpal Day

Say Something Nice Day *

Superman’s Birthday… 1,330 more words

History

Decoding the American Jewish Zionists’ Rise to Power

Readings in the Jewish Zionist Control of the United States: Interviews with Francis Boyle, James Petras, and Kim Petersen

By B. J. Sabri | American Herald tribune…
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United States

It is intriguing to note that the “instantaneous photographs and newspaper enterprise” of the 1890s presented similar problems as “revenge porn” does today. They both “ the sacred precincts of private and domestic life; and numerous mechanical devices threaten to make good the prediction that “what is whispered in the closet shall be proclaimed from the house-tops.” Equally, the invasiveness of the newspapers was seen in promoting an obsession with gossip, which “belittles by inverting the relative importance of things”, and with coarsening triviality, which “destroys at once robustness of thought and delicacy of feeling.

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Living

@MitchAlbom @BrandeisU March 21

My daily post theme for 2017 is on Colleges and Universities.

The plan for starting my blog back in 2014 was at the urging of fellow coaching colleagues to share posts on leadership and/or motivation.  278 more words

Universities And Colleges