Over at LewRockwell.com, Eric Margolis examines Churchill and military operations in the Dardanelles.
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Over at LewRockwell.com, writes Dr. Paul Craig Roberts:
Any American who thinks that he lives in a free country is delusional. He has no protection against roving gangs of goon thugs, and the state has license to steal his children. If America is a free country, I would hate to contemplate an unfree country.Over at his weblog Royal World, pens Mr. Theodore Harvey:
The catastrophic destruction of cultural heritage in Nepal, along with the loss of human life, is horrible indeed, but I wish that more people could come to see the abolition of an ancient monarchy, as happened in Nepal seven years ago, as being just as tragic a cultural loss as this, though far more preventable.Queen Margrethe II of Denmark celebrated her 75th last month. At a press event Her Majesty protested a reporter addressing her informally, discussed at the Royal Forums.
Friday, May 1, 2015
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Imagine what would happen to a restaurant which, when you ordered steak, took an age to bring you a plate of lukewarm baked beans, accompanied by a platoon of spin doctors to tell you that this is what you really wanted, and to point out that the establishment next door was even worse?
I have an idea. At every future Election, there should be a slot, at the top of each ballot paper, in which we can put a cross against ‘None of the below’.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Total votes: 27.
- in the next ten years: 10 (37%)
- in 10 - 20 years: 4 (14%)
- in 20 - 50 years: 3 (11%)
- in 50 - 100 years: 3 (11%)
- in more than 100 years: 3 (11%)
- never: 3 (11%)
- The question is irrelevant.: 1 (3%)
Friday, April 10, 2015
Thursday, April 9, 2015
150 years ago today, General Robert Edward Lee surrendered at Appomattox Court House in the Old Dominion, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the behemoth that was to run around the world “making it safe for democracy” rose as a phoenix from the ashes of the war.