While not glamorous like Waikiki, or awe-inspiring like North Shore, I feel it is the duty of every American visiting Oahu to spend a few hours at Pearl Harbor in honor of those who lost their lives there that fateful day in December of 1941. 687 more words
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He has loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift sword;
His truth is marching on.
—Battle Hymn of the Republic
In the three weeks that led to South Carolina’s historic decision to remove the Confederate flag from the State House grounds, no…889 more words
Yesterday, July 4, was Independence Day here in the United States of America. The British began settling the Atlantic coast of what is now the USA in the 1600s and 1700s. 1,001 more words