Theodore Roosevelt believed that criminals should have been sterilized

Theodore Roosevelt believed that criminals should have been sterilized

Theodore “T.R.” Roosevelt,  (October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919) was the 26th President of the United States (1901–1909) In an 1894 article on immigration, Roosevelt said, “We must Americanize in every way, in speech, in political ideas and principles, and in their way of looking at relations between church and state. We welcome the […]

Portuguese diplomat Aristides de Sousa Mendes saved more than 30.000

Did you know that a portuguese diplomat, Aristides de Sousa Mendes, saved more than 30.000 Jews and other persecuted minorities during WWII. Outcasted by his own country, costing him his career his family and striped of his pension, died in poverty in 1954.   The consul was still in Bordeaux at the outbreak of World War […]