History Quote

Richard M. Nixon “I am not a crook.” On November 17, 1973, President Richard Nixon infamously denied any involvement in the Watergate scandal with his now timeless defense. Thing is, he was.

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Russia opens criminal case after Czech officials remove Soviet statue | Czech Republic | The Guardian

Russia has opened a criminal investigation after Czech authorities dismantled the statue of a Soviet military commander despite Moscow’s protests, escalating a diplomatic row over the issue. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/10/russia-opens-criminal-case-after-czech-officials-remove-soviet-statue

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Quotation of the week

Shakespeare: The Three Witches In the first scene of the play, the Three Witches recite the phrase “Fair is foul, and foul is fair. / Hover through the fog and filthy air” (Shakespeare, 1.1. 12-13). The denotative meaning of the phrase is that whatever appears to be appealing is impure and whatever appears to be […]

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