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  1. Sep 2021
    1. Nick Baumann

      A senior editor of Mother Jones

    2. Luftwaffe

      Hitler's military

    3. historiography

      Historiography changes as more and more evidence is released or discovered. Other historical views are discredited.

    4. a cautionary tale for any leader silly enough to prefer negotiation to confrontation.

      Chamberlain was essentially mocked for trying "appease" Hitler with the Munich pact.

    1. know its future is ours if we have the manhood to grasp it, and we enter the new century girding our loins for the contest before us.”

      By "girding our loins", Roosevelt is basically telling people to "man up".