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West Point history dept. chair ousted

I am sorry to see it. Col. Moten had done some interesting historical work. But geez. You’d think he’d be smarter than this. It reminds me of the French saying that "the heart has reasons that not even the heart knows."

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I am sorry to see it. Col. Moten had done some interesting historical work.

But geez. You’d think he’d be smarter than this. It reminds me of the French saying that "the heart has reasons that not even the heart knows."

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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