Wings Above Fear, Chapter 4
A fierce air battle during World War II between American and German forces over rural Italy
Wings Above Fear, Chapter 3
The fierce air battle between American and German forces over rural Italy.
Wings Above Fear, Chapter 2
The 25-year-old pilot, Thomas Haigh Jr., hailed from a small town called Bowling Green in Virginia.
Wings Above Fear, Chapter 1
Seventy-five years ago this week, a young flyer from Virginia lost his life over the skies of Italy.
The Masquerade of Identity Politics, Part Five
Identity politics is in the end, a sinister masquerade. It offers more discrimination, more oppression and less inclusion as we shut everyone else out in favor of a tribal group think.
The Masquerade of Identity Politics, Part Four
The more commenters who appeared, the tighter the negative group-think divided itself into tribes.
The Masquerade of Identity Politics, Part Three
What happens when people or their opinions are attacked on social media?Does the “group think” that is so prevalent today prevail, or do people rely on their own research and personal experience?
The Masquerade of Identity Politics, Part Two
I decided to keep a data spread sheet to try and track just how far people were willing to go to disregard facts and logical thinking.
The Masquerade of Identity Politics, Part One
Events took place in my own world locally which was not regularly subject to the outward public expression of identity politics.
How Do We Tell the Story of Vietnam? Letters From a Soldier, Fifty Years On, Part Two
In the spring of 1967 my father boarded a plane, a handsome, idealistic young Captain in the United States Army. He was bound for Vietnam.