Later On

A blog written for those whose interests more or less match mine.

The awkward thing about history…

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It brings up things that people in power want to hide, gloss over, forget, or re-interpret—but mainly hide. (It’s interesting how deeply ashamed the Japanese are of what they did in their war in Asia: their total refusal to face their actions reveals their own recognition that the actions are loathsome.)

And it forces people to re-evaluate comfortable positions.

Written by LeisureGuy

15 November 2014 at 9:49 am

Posted in Daily life

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