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inflation

President Biden Does Not Understand Inflation

In late May, our family exited a year of pandemic lockdown for a 5,000 mile road trip of the west.  Our vaccination cards secured, we toured three of the largest national parks, including the...

The Only Plane in the Sky

The United States will mark the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on Saturday. Most of us simply call it 9/11, and everyone knows what we are talking about when we...
history of liberia

History of Liberia – History of Africa Podcast Series Bonus Episode

Frequently in the research on the history of Africa, I came across a claim that Liberia and Ethiopia were the only African nations that never became colonized. That claim is false. Liberia was colonized...
famine in east africa

A Cloud of Devastation Moves Across East Africa

The crises are accumulating in East Africa, with no end in sight. The famine in East Africa is the latest and deadliest pinnacle of this chaos. As agriculture experts warn that March and April recorded...

Brainwashing in the 21st Century – Walt Disney Company

A look at how modern media owns the rights to influence and manipulate our perceptions from the cradle to the grave.
eichmann operation finale

The Incredibly True Story of Adolf Eichmann and Operation Finale

The capture of Adolf Eichmann and the true story of Operation Finale are fascinating history and presented significant considerations on morality.
water crisis in india

Water Crisis in India – The Global Water Crisis

We are heading toward a major disaster in the story of the global water crisis in India – and it all could have been avoided.
coronavirus in the US

Coronavirus in the US – Daily Updates

THIS PAGE TRACKED THE GROWTH AND SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS FROM JANUARY TO MAY 2020. THIS PAGE IS BEING ARCHIVED AT THIS TIME. DAILY UPDATES CAN STILL BE FOUND HERE.  WE ARE KEEP THIS PAGE...
vaccine nationalism

Vaccine Nationalism

What Is Vaccine Nationalism? Vaccine nationalism is when wealthier nations stock up on coronavirus vaccines while poorer nations go without access. It is the literal application of political ideologies like “America First” to the...
taliban advances

Six Provincial Capitals Fall to Taliban Advances Since Friday

It was a dark and deadly weekend of Taliban advances in Afghanistan. Friday ended with the announcement that the first provincial capital of Afghanistan fell to the Taliban. Before this weekend, the Taliban controlled...