Here We Go Again

By Tatyana Fertelmeyster - 04.03.2011

Once in a while History gets bored of moving straight ahead and starts running around in circles.

All of it had happened already and here we go again.

Inquisitors believed in legitimacy of their courts and did not hesitate much to burn screaming fires all over Europe.

Hitler did not bother much with courts. He burned books and then decided that burning readers and writers can be much more effective.

Stalin packed gulag camps with people who wrote, or were possibly thinking about writing, a “wrong” book and who were literate enough to possibly read something and get an unauthorized thought in their head.

Old-girl History has seen plenty of those who illuminated their righteousness by feeding books and human lives to fires.

And here we go again. Read more »