Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower (14 October 1890 – 28 March 1969) was an American army general and statesman who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961. During World War II, he was a five-star general in the United States Army and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces in Europe. He was responsible for planning and supervising the invasion of North Africa in Operation Torch in 1942–43 and the successful invasion of France and Germany in 1944–45 from the Western Front.
Critical review of the theses presented in the 2005 documentary Why We Fight, also inquirying about topics omitted from the film
Explains the two meanings of TANSTAAFL: the scarcity of economic resources (and the need for tradeoffs) and the expectation of some kind of reciprocity when something is offered for "free"
Presentation to Global Scholar seminar, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Va.
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