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What Robespierre said

Here’s that foreign king again.  Say it, Robespierre: “The most extravagant idea that can be born in the head of a political thinker is to believe that it suffices for people to enter, weapons in hand, among a foreign people … Continue reading

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The foreign king

This week is the 10th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, and here is an antique Chinese puppet I have been thinking about as the week has approached. This puppet shares one thing in common with every culture: it shows … Continue reading

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