Military Intel Predicted Rise of ISIS in 2012

Big O, the Nobel Peace Prize winner, knew arms were going from Libya (the country he bombed into civil war, even though Gaddafi was co-operating with anti-terror operations) to supply Al Qaeda and ISIS in Syria. Why do you think we had in CIA in Benghazi. This is worse than Watergate and only 1/2 of the emails have seen the light of day.

Best Hikes in California

Out of the fifty United States, California is perhaps the most well-known. Whether one loves it, or hates it, chances are no matter where you are in the world; you will meet someone who knows about it. California is not just a name; however, it is an area with amazing natural features, from high mountains, […]

1979: “The Siege of Mecca”

This is the account of the birth of modern jihad and its Wahhabi roots. Reviewed by Thomas W. Lippman Sunday, October 21, 2007 THE SIEGE OF MECCAThe Forgotten Uprising in Islam’s Holiest Shrine And the Birth of Al Qaeda By Yaroslav Trofimov Doubleday. 301 pp. $26 The subtitle of Yaroslav Trofimov’s fascinating and important book […]

The Vanishing Male Worker

The share of men aged 25 to 54 who are not working has more than tripled since the late 1960s, with many having decided that low-wage jobs will not improve their lives. Source: The Vanishing Male Worker: How America Fell Behind – The New York Times

Watch: Why the Ten Commandments Still Matter

Humanity has everything it needs to create a good world. We’ve had it for 3,000 years. It’s the Ten Commandments; ten basic, yet profound instructions for how to lead a moral life. If everyone followed the Ten Commandments, we would not need armies or police; marriages and families would be stronger; truth would be a […]

Fall of the Berlin Wall

Twenty-five years after the fall of one of the world’s most visible symbols of the Cold War, history is revealing some little-known facts about the events of Nov. 9, 1989. Source: Nine surprising facts about the fall of the Berlin Wall

News Articles from ’89 Fall of Berlin Wall

WASHINGTON – In the closing days of World War II, German troops and refugees streamed westward, trying desperately to surrender to the Americans. Their goal: avoiding capture by the Russians and confinement behind what their propaganda minister, Joseph Goebbels, had already called “the Iron Curtain.” Source: Berlin Wall’s fall signaled changes in global affairs – […]

Saudi Arabia’s Wahhabi Islam Created ISIS

Abd al-Wahhab argued that all Muslims must individually pledge their allegiance to a single Muslim leader (a Caliph, if there were one). Those who would not conform to this view should be killed, their wives and daughters violated, and their possessions confiscated, he wrote. The list of apostates meriting death included the Shia, Sufis and […]

10 Reasons Why I Am No Longer a Leftist

How far left was I? So far left my beloved uncle was a card-carrying member of the Communist Party in a Communist country. When I returned to his Slovak village to buy him a mass card, the priest refused to sell me one. So far left that a self-identified terrorist proposed marriage to me