i see dead people

When I watch European and United Nations leaders encouraging Hamas and trying to merge it into a Palestinian unity government, I think of British leader Neville Chamberlain meeting with Hitler in 1938. . ... Congress say that Jews are buying off politicians because they support Israel more..

war of 1812: when britain ticked off america

The British backed Indian terrorists attacks on American settlements by supporting Shawnee leader Tecumseh. ... The British attacked New Orleans. . When the war ended, President James Madison addressed Congress, Feb. 18, 1815: “I lay before Congress copies of the treaty of peace..

notable deaths in 2019

Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress/Handout via REUTERS . ... British-born actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca the Wookiee, the loyal, furry companion of space buccaneer Han Solo in five of the . . ..

pakistanis celebrate national day

On that day, Muslim leaders from the Indian subcontinent met in Lahore and adopted the resolution called the Lahore Resolution or the Pakistan Resolution, which ended all attempts to unite Muslims and Hindus in one front to demand independence from the British government. When the Indian National..

how the left keeps me religious

Thanks to leftists such as Jeremy Corbyn, the head of the British Labour Party, and the two new female Muslim members of the U.S. Congress, anti-Semitism is becoming respectable in the West for the first time since the Holocaust. ..

venezuela and the birth of the american empire

Congress met specifically to talk about the formation of a boundary commission. However, behind the scenes, a few American wives of British statesmen (including Mary Chamberlain, wife of Joseph Chamberlain) told their husbands that Congress could declare war. ..

the 1946 revolution - history's loss! part ii

Unfortunately due to the role played by Comintern and the leadership of CPI with the policy of forming 'people's front with the progressive bourgeois of Congress and Muslim League opportunity was missed. By supporting the war, Despite CPI leaderships overtures to British, the option for..

we need to acknowledge the power of the israel lobby

As I document in a forthcoming book, the Israel lobby goes much deeper historically than most people realize and has long exercised an outsized influence on Congress and presidential elections. .   . .   . On February 15 the British Guardian did something American newspapers,..

the myths of indian nationalism

Muslims had steadily lost ground politically and economically under the British Raj, but the Hindu-dominated Congress did little to accommodate their particular demands. . ... It also inherited the British system of representation, and adopted a Westminster parliamentary model that..

david j. barron

Barron opens with an account of George Washington and the Continental Congress over Washington’s plan to burn New York City before the British invasion. Congress ordered him not to, and he obeyed. Barron takes us through all the wars that followed: 1812, the Mexican War, the Civil..

100 years since world war one

Library of Congress/via REUTERS . American, British, French, and German gas masks. Library of Congress/via REUTERS . Thursday, April 06, 2017 . American, British, French, and German gas masks. ..

how we can end the saudis’ war in yemen

As former CIA and Pentagon official Bruce Riedel said in 2016: “If the United States of America and the United Kingdom tonight told King Salman that this war has to end, it would end tomorrow, because the Royal Saudi Air force cannot operate without American and British support.” . There has been..

mr. madison's weird war

When the US Congress declared war on Britain on June 18, 1812, the British were dismayed and bewildered, for at that moment they were desperately trying to head off a war they did not want. . ..

10 snapshots of gun control in us history

With Patrick Henry at the head of the movement, thousands of men started to march toward Williamsburg with every intention of either getting their gunpowder back or making British pay for what they took. Peyton Randolph, president of Continental Congress and mayor of Williamsburg, went..

myths of the american revolution

In September 1774, colonists convened the First Continental Congress in Philadelphia; the members voted to embargo British commerce until all British taxes and the Coercive Acts were repealed. ... Within a week, 16,000 men from the four New England colonies formed a siege army outside..

tribunedigital-orlandosentinel

The president himself sounded more conciliatory in discussing Congress' action on the issue. . ... American and British warplanes pounded an airport and a radar facility at two sites in southern Iraq under a new Pentagon policy that paves the way for a possible war. ..

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