RealClearHistory Morning Edition

Was Tojo a Fall Guy for Hirohito? - Executed Today
On the Disposal of Dictators - Victor Matus, Hoover Institution
How Richard Reid Became 'Shoe Bomber' - Michael Elliott, Time
Americans Still Paying for Failed Shoe Bomb - Freakonomics
Trial of 'Subway Vigilante' Bernhard Goetz - Douglas Linder, UMKC
Sherman's Christmas Gift for Lincoln - Son of the South
Americans to Surrender? Nuts! - Harry Kinnard, The Drop Zone
Gate Opens for Germany's Reunion - Serge Schmemann, NY Times
France Shaken By Dreyfus Affair - Jewish Virtual Library
Alive! The Story of a Miraculous Rescue - Viven