The Best Defense

Cromwell and Islam


I had rather that Mohmetanism were permitted amongst us than that one of God's children should be persecuted." --Oliver Cromwell, 1652, in support of religious liberty 

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The Best Defense

Korean victims of nuclear warfare


I didn't realize that 40,000 Koreans who were in Japan were killed in the two atomic bombings in 1945. There also are thousands of Korean survivors, and they want help from the Japanese government.

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