Posts tagged World War Two

Do You Think History Matters?

This weekend I was in New Orleans.  I am on the Board of Trustees of the National World War Two Museum.  This weekend was our Victory Ball.  Next year, maybe you can join me and dine under the airplanes in …






Robotics Challenges Bring Yesterday’s Lessons to Today

What a great weekend it was in New Orleans.  The National World War Two Museum hosted a robotics competition for middle schoolers.   Some amazing innovations were discovered and implemented during World War Two.  Amidst all the tragedy and carnage, …






65 Years Ago, August 14; V-J Day

Amazingly, neither the Chicago Tribune, nor the Chicago Sun Times saw fit to print the following editorial in their newspapers. They felt they only wanted to handle local issues. Apparently, honoring a generation that allowed them to keep their right to …