History Lesson

Whose Panic Is It, Anyway

The past is often ignored

Photo by MC Guisona on Unsplash

Heaven is sometimes only an arm’s length away. Or a jump.

Towards the end of World War Two in the Pacific, as American troops were advancing and preparing to invade the island of Okinawa, many Okinawan mothers grabbed their youngest children and took them to the highest cliffs, tossed them into the sea…