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Five Core Principles I Learned at St. Mary’s High School in Berkeley California.

[Originally written in September of 2020 and published as a Facebook Note] When I think back to my time in high school, I feel especially lucky to have been in a Lasallian school. In this life we benefit or suffer as a result of the influence of others. St Mary’s College High School provided a […]

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Bundesrepublik Deutschland Diarist

[Originally Published as a Facebook Note in August of 2016]As Rosa and I toured Berlin’s Stiftung Topographie des Terrors the other day, we viewed the current main exhibition with both amazement and trepidation. This exhibition, “Berlin 1933–1945: Between Propaganda and Terror,” addresses National Socialist policy in Berlin and its consequences for the city and its population.  Mostly […]