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Why this Palestinian ethnic cleansing has been going on for a century?

Story of The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine. Part 2

Sami, the bedouin

One can’t understand the Palestinian/Zionist conflict (an existential case of an implanted colonial State in our midst) without bringing the whole geopolitical context that happened for a century (and even beyond that) before the actual ethnic cleansing of Palestine in 1948,(or the creation of this colonial implanted State in the Near-East) 968 more words


Dataviz as History: Columbus Day - History and Flags

SourceCreech, Chad, Columbus Day: History and Flags, All Star Flags, https://www.allstarflags.com/facts/columbus-day-history-and-flags/

Columbus Day:  History and Flags

All Star Flags takes a look at the history behind Columbus Day, the present day controversy surrounding the holiday and the flags associated with Christopher Columbus and his famous expeditions. 624 more words


Book Review: The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels by Jon Meacham

This is a very topical book. As I write this in mid-2018, it is exceedingly relevant. However, it is also universal and timeless. Although it’s obviously a reaction to the present state of chaos in the United States – and the writer makes it clear that it is – it manages to make its point while hardly mentioning the current political players. 620 more words

Book Reviews

Trump's G.D.P. to Unemployment ratio tweet

Over our morning coffees, my wife and I were stunned to see the following tweet from Donald Trump.

The GDP Rate (4.2%) is higher than the Unemployment Rate (3.9%) for the first time in over 100 years!

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American History

Comparing Trump's Presidency - FDR

Part 4 of 4 – F.D.R. (1932-1945)

As we mentioned at the end of the last post, perhaps the economy’s performance since Donald Trump took office ( 752 more words

American Politics


random complaint dept

We loved Franklin D. Roosevelt as American President because he always had his finger on the nation’s pulse.

How did we get to running the country with two thumbs? 13 more words

History And Logic