Posts Tagged ‘freedom’

May 7, 1945 – May 7, 2014: Patriotism – its Decline and Fall – Is There Opportunity for Rebirth?

World War II ended in Europe on May 7, 1945 when German emissaries met with General Dwight Eisenhower at his schoolhouse headquarters in Reims, France. The New York Times headlines announced to an anxious world that on this day, Germany surrendered unconditionally. Thus, the ‘first leg” of the war to end all wars was completed. […]