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Christmas Truce

Perhaps one of the most unusual events of World War I was the Christmas Truce of 1914. In the midst of all-out war between the Allies and the Germans, some individual soldiers dared to call out across the trenches and offer respite from the fighting:

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Just Say No?

Every time I read a post about an “officer-involved” shooting, I wonder if it always has been this way or if this is new. Are we merely hearing about it more because there is no such thing as “local” news anymore? Or are we merely seeing it more because everyone […]

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