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World history from Islam to the Revolution

American Minute with Bill Federer ISLAM to DARK AGES to AGE OF DISCOVERY to RENAISSANCE to REFORMATION to RELIGIOUS WARS to REVOLUTION In 12 years after Mohammed's death, 632-644 AD, Muslim...

What justifies going to war?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP From the humane & magnanimous policy, which Your conduct & character through life authorize us to beleive you will pursue, we have...

Socialism is War and War is Socialism

STEVEN HORWITZ, THE FREEMAN " planning does not accidentally deteriorate into the militarization of the economy; it is the militarization of the economy.… When the...

War: A Matter of Semantics

EARL H. TILFORD, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES “Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.” —President John F....

The Syrian Rubics Cube

BY ALAN CARUBA One has to have some sympathy for those in the CIA or the White House folks charged with telling the President what...

War as a Fact of Life

BY ALAN CARUBA Younger generations can be forgiven if all they know of war is what they have learned in school or seen dramatized on...

Everyday stuff in the life of a leader

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP Harrassed with interruptions & worn down with fatigue; I take up my pen at midnight to scribble you a line …  your...

The Almighty's Position On the Morality of War—John Jay

THEY WERE BELIEVERS, JOHN JAY American Founding Father John Jay served as a delegate to the First and Second Continental Congresses and as its President,...

The Almighty’s Position On the Morality of War—John Jay

THEY WERE BELIEVERS, JOHN JAY American Founding Father John Jay served as a delegate to the First and Second Continental Congresses and as its President,...

If this be war, bring it on! But if not …

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP I love, therefore, … proposition of cutting off all communication with the nation which has conducted itself so atrociously. This, you...

Does Damaged Honor Demand War?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP We are alarmed here with the apprehensions of war; and sincerely anxious that it may be avoided; but not at the expense...

The Inherent Difficulty of the Drone Debate

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ The drone war — even if one accepts the inflated civilian casualty claims bandied about by critics — is the most precise...

Do we have a dog in that fight?

Realistic leaders value neutrality and pick their battles wisely. "My hope of preserving peace for our country is not founded in the greater principles of non-resistance under every wrong, but in the belief that ... "

C.S. Lewis: Is War Always The Greatest Evil?

Daily Dabble in the Classics, C.S. Lewis The doctrine that war is always a greater evil seems to imply a materialist ethic, a belief that...

Israel Has a Right to Defend Itself

ISRAEL, LIBERTY COUNSEL As Shabbat began this past Friday, a siren screamed across Jerusalem warning of a rocket fired by Hamas toward the Holy City....

What is the full cost of war?

"I consider the war then as entirely justifiable on our part, although I am still sensible it is a deplorable misfortune to us. It has arrested the course of the most remarkable ... "

Days of wine, and not roses, but war! (And BFF!)

"… I send you 3 doz. bottles of Madeira, being the half of a present which I had laid by for you ... Within this week we have received the unhappy news of an action of considerable magnitude, between the King's troops and our brethren of Boston …" May 7, 1775

Exemplars of Righteousness

Called Unto Liberty, 20th Century Sermons, Boyd K. Packer While war permits stomping out of a man's heart the reverent and tender virtues that exemplify...

Highest Civic Duty

Called Unto Liberty, 20th Century Sermons, Boyd K. Packer A message of the First Presidency dated April 6, 1942, states: ". . . the Church...

Some Considerations On War In Democratic Communities

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 26, Some Considerations On War In Democratic Communities WHEN the principle of equality is spreading,...

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Prioritizing climate over pandemics

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~We need a full accounting of what was spent preparing for the ‘climate crisis’ versus COVID~ As of May 20, the United States...

Honoring Their Gift

BY T.F. STERN Gratitude is an interesting human trait.  We say thank you when somebody does something nice for us or gives us a present;...

The real climate science deniers

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Manmade climate crisis promoters reject inconvenient evidence of natural climate change~ Fifty years ago, I helped organize Earth Day #1 programs on my...