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The Barbary Meme

I hope you read my post on Robert C. Davis so that you are well informed to deal with this. Now we can finally address its claims. 775 more words


The Barbary Pirates

By Peadar O’Maoileoin, August 28 2014

Thomas Paine, in his pamphlet written during 1775 – 1776, outlined his vision of independence and free trade. Common Sense presented people in the thirteen colonies with a solid proposal of freedom from British rule, at a time when independence was the central issue of the day. 720 more words


Busting the Media’s ISIS Myths

by Daniel Greenfield
August 14, 2014

Know your enemy. To know what ISIS is, we have to clear away the media myths about ISIS. 548 more words

Israel & Middle East

25th July 1816. Barbary Pirates-They'll Go No More A-Roving.

Barbary Pirates had attacked the English and Irish coastlines since the 16th century, and merchant and passenger ships had become easy prey. However it was a complicated business as often countries at war, would often support the piracy if it dealt a blow to their enemies. 335 more words