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Korean War

HERE ARE SOME GREAT QUOTES:   “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” George Santayana (1863-1952; Spanish philosopher & writer)   ((Important NOTE for the rest of this newsletter: The Yalu River forms the northern border of North Korea , and is the boundary line between North Korea and Red China.))   “I would never have …

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THE ATTACK ON THE USS LIBERTY

HERE ARE SOME RELEVANT QUOTES:             “During the 1967 Six-Day War between Israel and Egypt, the U.S. electronic and intelligence research vessel ‘Liberty’ was cruising in international waters in the Mediterranean [Sea] and was suddenly attacked by Israeli torpedo boats and jet aircraft.  The attack, which lasted almost two hours, killed 34 American sailors and wounded 171.             A U.S. …

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“GOVERNMENT”

HERE ARE SOME RELEVANT QUOTES ABOUT ‘GOVERNMENT’:               “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” John E. E. Dalberg Acton (1843-1902; English historian)   “You have rights antecedent [i.e., going before, prior (to)] to all earthly governments; rights that cannot be repealed or restrained by human laws; rights derived from the Great Legislator of the Universe.” John …

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