George Bernard Shaw, intellectual giant and quasi-reluctant Stalin fanboy.
I wish Russia would come to terms with its history.
There's no need to remember Robert E. Lee as anything but a monster.
A reasoned perspective on the free speech/hate speech issue.The gut-wrenching testimony of Robert E. Lee's former slave, Wesley Norris, cited in Eric Foner's NYT essay today. https://t.co/PnbujK8CUy pic.twitter.com/Jkwby01LZh— Harry Siegel (@harrysiegel) September 17, 2017
Chelsea Manning is not a hero.
Rest in peace, Edie Windsor.
Do NOT ever give to the Red Cross, which did not *show up* in Miami.
"I have one friend who would look the other person right in the eye and say, in an extremely kind tone of voice, “You never know when you’re going to cause someone tremendous pain by asking that.”"
This video from former Mexican president Vicente Fox.
It's time to talk about how Theseus made it through the Cretan labyrinth.— ornamental hermit (@Slingertale) September 8, 2017