Roland Freisler, President of the People’s Court, personally issued 2600 death sentences in Nazi Germany

1933 was a good year for German Lawyers. Jobs had been scarce before due to the world economic crisis and the many men completing their legal studies and pushing into the labour market. Now positions became available due to forced retirement or emigration of Jewish, liberal, or social democratic civil…

Christian ‘Martyrs’ in medieval Cordoba

Terrorism is the use of intentional violence to achieve political aims. The word itself was first used in 1794, but terrorism itself is older — like Jewish zealots in ancient times attacking Romans and the Assassins (Wikipedia, 2021a), an Islamic sect famous for the covert murder of their enemies. …

Slavery and Economic Disparity in the Pre-Civil War USA

Today data is readily available on the internet. Do you want to know details about the bike-sharing program in New York? Just take a look — https://www.citibikenyc.com/system-data. Do you want to know details about crime in Toronto? You are welcome —…

The ten years between 1850 and 60 were good years for the American South: cotton, its main product, was in high demand, tariffs were low and getting lower, and politicians from the South controlled the US States Government. Money was rolling in — in 1860, the average male’s net worth…

Michael Stein

I am interested in Sustainability, Philosophy, and History and have a background in Manufacturing Management and Software Development.

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