Seal #Two- Peace taken from the earth (Terrorism) (April 19, 1995 Oklahoma City bombing)

Oklahoma City bombing: 20 years later, key questions remain unanswered

Seal #Two- Peace taken from the earth (Terrorism) (April 19, 1995 Oklahoma City bombing)

On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.

On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.

Member of the United States Women's Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) 1943 YEAH FOR OUR SIDE. OLDMAGAZINEARTICLES.COM

Member of the United States Women's Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) 1943 YEAH FOR OUR SIDE. OLDMAGAZINEARTICLES.COM

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption.  For real?!  .  Via weirdvintage:    Sending a child through the post, 1900  “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.”  - Smithsonian

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption. For real?! . Via weirdvintage: Sending a child through the post, 1900 “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.” - Smithsonian

On the 70th Anniversary of the Execution of Sophie Scholl, 22 February 1943 - Sophie Scholl was a German woman executed by the Nazis for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets. Prison officials, in later describing the scene, emphasized the courage with which she walked to her execution. Her last words were: "How can we expect righteousness to prevail when there is hardly anyone willing to offer themselves up individually for a righteous cause? Such a fine, sunny day, and I have to go."

On the 70th Anniversary of the Execution of Sophie Scholl, 22 February 1943 - Sophie Scholl was a German woman executed by the Nazis for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets. Prison officials, in later describing the scene, emphasized the courage with which she walked to her execution. Her last words were: "How can we expect righteousness to prevail when there is hardly anyone willing to offer themselves up individually for a righteous cause? Such a fine, sunny day, and I have to go."

Statue of Liberty under construction.  Various pieces were put on display in Paris and New York.

Statue of Liberty under construction - Happy 130th birthday Lady Liberty: Rare photos of the Statue of Liberty under construction

Statue of Liberty under construction. Various pieces were put on display in Paris and New York.

A dedicated and very forgiving group of African American nurses caring for a badly injured Ku Klux Klan member in the Emergency Room.

What You're About To See Will Leave You Speechless... 25 Times. Trust Me.

A dedicated and very forgiving group of African American nurses caring for a badly injured Ku Klux Klan member in the Emergency Room.

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