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History is Wrong! But Vladimir Lenin isn't!

The goal of socialism is communism.

A lie told often enough becomes the truth.

One man with a gun can control 100 without one.

Sometimes – history needs a push.

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49. Portolan

The house is located halfway up the mountain. The sun burns my shoulders and the heavy pile of fabric feels heavier with every step. During my bare, tanned feet a little dust cloud swirl for each step. 1,760 more words


The Age of Exploration, Slavery, and Reading for Content Knowledge

This lesson began a process that I’ve spent most of the last three months exploring. How do I get my students to absorb the content? … 571 more words


Museing about pineapples

Christopher Columbus is credited with discovering the pineapple on a Caribbean island in 1493. Can you imagine how wacked out with hunger , sunstroke and dehydration the famous Spanish admiral must have been to think, hey ! 176 more words


RT: Foreigners ‘like seeing our children die’, can’t help with Mid-East, says Erdogan

Published time: November 28, 2014 12:49
Edited time: November 28, 2014 17:20

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (AFP Photo/Stephane De Sakutin)

Muslim countries are able to solve their problems on their own, the Turkish president believes. 506 more words


RT: Putin: Energy is 'locomotive' of Russia - Turkey economic cooperation

Published time: November 28, 2014 10:03
Edited time: November 28, 2014 10:51

 Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Erdogan lighting the symbolic torch at the jhtning of the Blue Stream gas pipeline, passing along the Black Sea bed. 429 more words



Hey guys, sorry I didn’t post yesterday. I was sick. Am sick. And shall be sick forevermore it seems. But fortunately for me, thanks to the magic of the internet space time continuum. 24 more words