Posts Tagged ‘WW2’

  • For One Night, Let’s Come Together As Americans And Remember
    Posted by on August 18th, 2015 at 10:56 am, Comments: 0

    70 years ago, the Chicago Cubs were in the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. For many Americans, it was the first World Series they […]

  • Do You Think History Matters?
    Posted by on June 13th, 2015 at 10:00 am, Comments: 0

    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 […]

  • Let’s Drop A “Bomb” on The Red Tails
    Posted by on January 13th, 2012 at 10:10 am, Comments: 0

    George Lucas is releasing a film soon about the Tuskegee Airman. I cannot wait to see it. It’s a fabulous American story that is even […]

  • Letters Home For Christmas
    Posted by on December 22nd, 2011 at 4:31 pm, Comments: 0

    Sometimes you can’t be with your family during the holidays. In December 1944, a father was separated from his wife and children for Christmas. He […]

  • Silver is Treasure and So is This; The International Conference on World War Two-Book your trip on TravelZoo
    Posted by on April 21st, 2011 at 2:09 pm, Comments: 0

    Just got done with a conference call with the folks and my fellow trustees at the National World War Two Museum in New Orleans.  I […]

  • A Heart Rendering Story
    Posted by on September 21st, 2010 at 5:10 pm, Comments: 0

    As a trustee of the National World War Two Museum in New Orleans, I get to hear stories and meet a lot of people from […]

  • Out of a Swamp Comes a New Dawn
    Posted by on August 27th, 2010 at 2:18 pm, Comments: 0

    Katrina was 5 years ago. Horrible tragedy.  But sometimes you make lemonade out of lemons. After the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, John Rockefeller donated […]

  • Somber Day
    Posted by on August 6th, 2010 at 4:10 pm, Comments: 0

    Today marks the 65th Aniv of the dropping of the nuclear bomb on Hiroshima. The end of World War 2 was not far behind. The […]