Two profiles in courage

A black police officer in 2014 who did not turn his back.

A black police officer in 2014 who did not turn his back.

A German in 1936 who did not raise his hand.

A German civilian in 1936 who did not raise his hand.

Source: Moon of Alabama and Billmon.

I do not of course say that New York City in 2014 is equivalent to Hamburg in 1936, but I do say these pictures show two examples of the same kind of courage, the willingness to stand alone for what is right and face the consequences.

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One Response to “Two profiles in courage”

  1. tiffany267 Says:

    LOL I like how you carefully avoided being Glenn Beck and claiming that everything in the US is analogous to Nazism.

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