The Mystery of History

What exactly is history? How can we determine what happened in the past? How do we know that what is being taught to us about the past is really what happened or not? Everything in the world is to some extent touched by the hand of propaganda. For example: Many people have a certain prejudice … Continue reading The Mystery of History

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Oh, the magnificent irony

My hands locked around his neck, I watched the lights go out, His eyes a black hole of pain, I watched the life go out of him, His body falling away, The look on his face, Forever ingrained in my memory; The betrayal was too great, The ending too horrific; I bent down towards his … Continue reading Oh, the magnificent irony