The dominant view of World War II is that it was the "good war."
A call to conscience ? and the discovery of a heretofore unknown libertarian thinker
There are many powerful books written on the topic of Palestine/Israel but few if any are as masterfully written as Miko Peled's The General's Son.
I read Bill's book, The Permit, and was aghast at the more intimate and grim details on his son's murder by cops in Las Vegas in 2010 depicted in the novel. This site is no stranger to reports of predation and rampant misbehavior and mayhem wrought b
Can you make yourself, your kids, and your parents smarter?
The last decade has witnessed a significant increase in the amount of research exploring how noninvasive brain stimulation can not only modulate but also enhance cognition and brain functions.
Every week I receive at least one email from a reader asking me for my list of must have survival books, so to make it easier for me (and readers asking that question), ...
The Bay of Pigs, the JFK Assassination, Watergate and the Nixon pardon finally connected- and the dark secrets of Watergate are revealed.
Here are the bare essentials of everyday etiquette in everyday social intercourse – the firm skeleton which remains after all the impractical embellishments of other days have been stripped away:
On Monday, two threads in New Orleans' long and sometimes twisted historical tapestry will intersect, giving us one of the most unlikely events of the summer.
Defying predictions of a slew of legal observers, Jesse Ventura won his defamation suit in U.S. District Court in St. Paul on Tuesday, but in his first U.S. interview afterward, he said he had "mixed emotions" about his victory.
A transcript of the Lew Rockwell Show episode 394 with Roger Stone.
New critical book on the Clinton family claims that Israel tapped White House phones, blackmailed president with recordings of intern
"That's the difference between today and 20 years ago—there's so much more real video of these disasters and phenomena where you can see what it really likes like. ....
Washington Free Beacon: Sen. Rand Paul's (R., Ky.) office deleted a "student reading list" that promoted anti-Israel books from his official Senate website this week, shortly after the Weekly Standard published an article last Friday highlighting th
Are grassroots opponents of sustainable planning being silenced by international power . . . or have they marginalized themselves?
UPDATED: Screenwriter James Vanderbilt will make his directorial debut with the film, which will also star Cate Blanchett.
Forbidden Book: Douglas Valentine's "The Phoenix Program: America's Use of Terror in Vietnam"
Davi Barker (BitcoinNotBombs.Com) on Bitcoin Thefts - Kristov Atlas (computer security consultant) on his book, Anonymous Bitcoin. Kristov comments on the recent Bitcoin thefts
John Whitehead is one of the most eloquent and knowledgeable defenders of liberty, and opponents of the growing American police state, writing today," stated Ron Paul, a twelve-term US congressman and former presidential candidate. "I am pleased to r
Bestseller disappearing as companion movie hits theaters
I just completed Lew Rockwell's latest, "Against the State: An Anarcho-Capitalist Manifesto." It is an outstanding read, and perfectly timed for we the living in the early 21st century.
The papers spent years hidden in a milk churn beneath a Russian dacha and read like an encyclopedia of Cold War espionage.
It didn’t. It isn’t. And, perhaps, if current world leaders continue their avoidance of the population equation, humanity may never stand a chance to save itself. Tragically, all other life on Earth faces a fate not created by its own hand.
In 21st century America, citizens and leaders of our country rush headlong toward adding 138 million more people within 36 years, 2050, and a doubling of our current 319,000,000 (million) population to reach 625,000,000 (million) before the end of the century.
A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.
I sat on a panel once with another novelist and a distinguished African-American critic, to discuss Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin."
Lois Lowry's Newberry Medal-winning 1993 novel, The Giver, is finally being adapted into a film after 20 years in the making, and it looks that there may have been a very good reason for its delay
The man who trained more than 66 countries in open source methods calls for re-invention of intelligence to re-engineer Earth
From the man who bought you "the shortest economic textbook in the world"; and "13 things Economists won't tell you", here is Ha-Joon Chang's ultimate pocket guide to the differences (and similarities) between all the economic schools of thought.