Forgotten hero: Senator Wayne Morse against war in Vietnam

Sen. Morse was one of only two Senators (!) who opposed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, which authorized  President Johnson to take military action in Vietnam without a declaration of war. The Tonkin Resolution was the official start of the

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Israel - Zitat des Tages

 There is a small minority of reckless, unrestrained people who boldly defy the state's authority, attack Palestinians just for being Palestinian and challenge the law-enforcement mechanisms that, among others, protect them, too. We must isolate and expel this violent and dangerous minority and we mustn't be silent in the face of their incitement. We cannot tolerate the acts of vandalism and violence. It is as though they are a state within a state.

Shimon Peres
(Israelischer Staatspräsident seit 2007. Über die Eigenmächtigkeiten radikaler Siedler, die sich auch gegen den Staat stellen.)

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