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U. S. Army War College Educates Military Leaders

Army infantry officer David Haight most recently served the U.S. European Command as the Director of Operations. Major General David Haight also holds a master of science in national security studies from the… 183 more words

David Haight

Thumb Jockeys Gaining on American Rule

Did you ever stop to think about how many hundreds and thousands of letters — yea, those written-on-paper-with-ink sheets that many years ago were used as the world’s chief source of person-to-person communication — passed between people like President John Adams and…say, his cabinet and military leaders? 108 more words

History And Logic

Arioch, A Decent Captain

Bible Reference: Daniel 4:4-27

Backstory: Daniel was exiled from Jerusalem to Babylon in the first group of exiles. He was part of the Judah royal family. 715 more words

Lesser Known Bible Characters

Historic Generals #2: Spartacus

I have decided to continue in a similar vein as Hannibal and the next “general” under the microscope is another enemy of Rome. Spartacus, the Thracian gladiator-turned-rebel leader was not necessarily the greatest general of all time, but he certainly had ability and there is a certain mythical or legendary association with him. 1,097 more words

Historic Generals #1: Hannibal

So let’s begin. First man under the microscope is a particular favourite of mine; Hannibal Barca (247BC-183-1BC). Hannibal was arguably the greatest general of the ancient world and certainly one of the finest tacticians ever to have lived. 1,463 more words

Something new

Hello all, for too long my blog has lain dormant so I have come up with an exciting idea for a new series of posts. So without further ado, I present: 678 more words

Myanmar: Could Suu Kyi Become President?

World | Sat Feb 6, 2016 1:23am EST

NAYPYITAW/YANGON | BY ANTONI SLODKOWSKI AND SIMON WEBB

Reuters

Myanmar’s National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi leaves after she attended as an observer for opening of the new upper house of parliament in Naypyitaw February 3, 2016. 888 more words