A Nation of Ignorants

My latest piece for Eclectica.

 
“I recently read there are plaques, brass plates, embedded in the sidewalks of Berlin, that contain the names of people who were removed from those addresses and taken to Nazi concentration camps. This got me to wondering what our own cities would look like if we commemorated in a similar fashion the human beings America has systematically killed or enslaved….” (read more)

 
It’s about the way we not only fail to acknowledge our own, American genocides but how we use our immigrants as  facilitators for our denial.

 
Let me know what you think.

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About Thomas J. Hubschman

Thomas J. Hubschman is the author of Look at Me Now, My Bess, Song of the Mockingbird, Billy Boy, Father Walther’s Temptation, The Jew’s Wife & Other Stories and three science fiction novels. His work has appeared in New York Press, The Antigonish Review, Eclectica, The Blue Moon Review and many other publications. Two of his short stories were broadcast on the BBC World Service.

Posted on April 18, 2012, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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