Militarists intent on Empire-building were responsible for bombing Pearl Harbor, which should not only serve as a reminder for all in the Free World to be extremely wary of extreme militarists; but it is also is a lesson to prevent too much power to be concentrated in the hands of extremely determined and poorly restrained absolutist leaders.
World War II brought hardship, and feat, however despite all that was required of Americans, patriotism was abundant.
Within the next five to seven years, honor flights for most World War II vets and many Korean War vets will cease as these American heroes will be gone.
There are always those that stop, and help, despite the cost to themselves. Holland's ten Boom family were those people. And they saved hundreds
The National World War II Museum in New Orleans tells a different story of the Crescent City.
Japan was brutal in their aggressions during WWII. 70 years later is Japan attempting to rewrite their history?
Nothing can create an appreciation for the blessing of freedom like having the threat of that blessing being taken away.
This volume of history should serve as a warning to beware of allowing too much power to be concentrated in the hands of determined and dangerous narcissists.
Then came World War II. It began on a Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, when our nation was plunged into war by a sneak attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese.
If the U.S. had never entered World War I could it have stopped WWII, the Holocaust and the violence in the Middle East today?
REYKJAVICK, June 6, 2014 — Those of the “greatest generation” who served their country in World War II, should be remembered for sacrificing their lives that Freedom could survive. Today, the 70th anniversary of D-Day, June 6, 1944, is an especially appropriate time for remembrance. Many young Americans volunteered for military service after the attack at Pearl Harbor. Millions ...