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SYRIA HIT

This will appear in the Farmerville Gazette, Farmerville, Louisiana, the week of June 15th.
Last week I wrote about the Syrian conflict, how Russia was using Syria as a Putin/Russian pawn and how President Trump had some major decisions to be made. 696 more words

THE MID-EAST: A BIG CHESS GAME

This was published in the Farmerville Gazette, Farmerville, Louisiana on April 11 2018, two days before the coalition strike against Syria.
If I had an opportunity to bet I would wager that Russia’s new demagogue is a chess player. 692 more words

SEPARATION OF STATE AND RELIGION?

We live in a wonderful country and this country is made of laws. Many of these laws are derived from social norms and customs brought to America from far off lands or laws that are made to protect its’ citizens from harsh lands that the new immigrants left behind. 754 more words

THE DIFFERENCE A GENERATION MAKES

The history of the world is unique. Civilizations survive for hundreds or even thousands of years living one day at a time. Some change does takes place but major social norms, traditions and policies remain basically intact. 730 more words

I LOVE SPRING

I love spring. There is so much going on at this time of the year that makes spring such a fun time; for both the body and the soul. 472 more words

ROOTIN TOOTIN SHOOTIN PUTIN

Several years ago I began writing about Vladimir Putin and the potential power he could obtain. At the early stages of the writings I had cautioned that Putin was a power to be reckoned with when he first took power. 781 more words

TARIFF – SAVIOR OR SATAN

When I was in Arabia we had some pretty big projects. We would design a facility and then invite construction contractors to build what had been designed. 753 more words