“Allowing the Neoconservatives to brand humanitarian intervention as always their sort of project does a grave disservice to international law and institutions, and gives them credit that they do not deserve, for things in which they do not actually believe.” – Juan Cole Posted on 03/27/2011 by Juan Cole
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I love history. I think it’s particularly fascinating when you can almost imagine yourself in the past because a scene is presented so vividly, and nothing does that with more power than film or photos from a long-ago time.
Below are four links that I’ve collected and put in the History tab of ThinkWingRadio.com.
, just 4 days before the great earthquake. Streetcars, private cars, pedestrians and cyclists are all sharing Market Street. Movie made from a moving trolley in San Francisco, April 14, 1906
Filmed from a moving trolley in Dunkurque (Dunkirk), France. Dunkurque (France): Filmed From A Tram, 1913:
Rare Color Footage of  London Blitz Uncovered (Published by CBSNews.com, September 7, 2010 10:50 AM) : CBS/AP) – Rare color film of Winston Churchill and of bomb damage inflicted on London during World War II has surfaced on the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Blitz. …
( Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire, March 25, 1911 World News Network): Video and oral history of the tragedy. Heartbreaking and compelling. – Mike Like this: Like Loading...
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HISTORY, SOCIETY and tagged 1906, 1913, 1940, blitz, britain, churchill, dunkirk, dunkurque, earthquake, film, fire, france, history, london, market street, new york, san francisco, shirt, silent, triangle, trolley on December 8, 2010 by . Thinkwing Radio