25 Mar 19

made 08Feb2019 Prior to the attacks on the World Trade Center on 11Sep2001, America’s worst workplace disaster was the fire at the Triangle Waist Company, in what is now Greenwich Village, on 25Mar1922. Shirtwaists were a fairly new form of women’s dress at the time. A blouse and skirt were replacing the traditional one-piece dress […]

03 Mar 19
Setting the Record Straight

There would have been no Holocaust without Hitler. His deranged, obsessive hatred of Jews was his most salient characteristic.  He pursued his monomaniacal goal of annihilating Jews even when, as defeats piled up, it seriously undercut the Nazi war effort.  This said, a factor  that contributed to the popular support he received in this project, […]