Too many parties now benefit from perpetual warmaking for the U.S. to ever conclude its military conflicts.
The Sumerians were the first known people to settle in Mesopotamia over 7,000 years ago. Located in the southernmost part of Mesopotamia between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers (modern day Iraq), Sumer was often called the cradle of civilization.
Before Auschwitz and the other death camps, the Nazis had established a policy of direct medical killing - killing arranged within medical channels, by means of medical decisions, and carried out by doctors and their assistants. The Nazis called this
Winston Churchill's decision to drop more bombs on a shattered Germany between January and May 1945, most of them on small German towns of little strategic value, was a war crime.
Ancient underground tunnel that links Colosseum with remains of gladiatorial training barracks could be restored with donation from Kuwait
CIA cold war and hot war activity was coming to light for the first time and was falling into the crosshairs of Congress and the media. Anti-communist arguments had been a sufficient rationale, up to this point, to conduct black ops in the foreign a
When the DEA is seen in a negative light by Americans, it is due almost entirely to the agency's relatively small relationship to the domestic war on drugs.
This article by Switchblade covers the facts surrounding the real god's of America, Minerva the Roman goddess of war, Athena the Greek goddess of war, Neptune, Saturn and how the US military sacrifices humans on the gods festival days.
DAVID COZ WORKED in Google's Paris office, but what he really wanted was a job at the mothership in Silicon Valley.
This treaty was signed at the International Conference of American States in Montevideo, Uruguay on December 26, 1933. It entered into force on December 26, 1934. The treaty discusses the definition and rights of statehood.
Most adult Americans today are unaware of what caused the War of 1812, who started it, what the outcome was, or even who the belligerents were.
One participant in the Southern Mountains' Revenue Wars' of the late 19th and early 20th centuries stands out. He has been described as the most famous man of whom you've never heard.
It's hard to believe that Bitcoin, the digital currency that approximates cash on the internet, turned six years old in January.
Nikola Tesla is finally beginning to attract real attention and encourage serious debate more than 70 years after his death.
Dentistry, in some form or another, has been practiced for at least 9,000 years, although tooth extraction and remedies for tooth aches probably go back much further.
Memorial Day commemorates soldiers killed in war.
World War 3 will be a guerilla information war, with no division between military and civilian participation. – Marshall McLuhan. In recent years, the mere notion of the conspiracy theory has increasingly been ridiculed by even some of the more lib
A History of Medieval Europe, RHC Davis Charlemagne and his descendants were not able to sustain empire. There were many physical reasons for this ??" the difficulty of defending vast reaches, invasions by Vikings, Saracens, and Hungarians, etc
Author Douglas Valentine discusses how the Phoenix Program set the stage for the War on Terror.
It was churlish for western leaders to boycott this week's Victory Parade in Moscow that commemorated the Soviet Union's defeat of Nazi Germany 70 years ago.
"In Xanadu did Kubla Khan, a stately pleasure-dome decree…"
During the 1950s and 1960s, the CIA made multiple attempts to assassinate Cuba's ruler, Fidel Castro.
Caractacus was a king and tribal leader of the ancient Britons during the Iron Age and ruler of the Catuvellaunui, a powerful British tribe.
Just as Karl Marx claimed that History had chosen the proletariat, neoconservatives claim that History has chosen America.
This weekend is the anniversary of the release of the Apple IIc, the company's fourth personal computer iteration and its first attempt at creating a portable computer.
It's good and right that we commemorate the mass killing in the Ottoman Empire during World War I of between 500,000 and 1.5 million Armenians.
The early Greeks had a better, more basic understanding of weather and climate than the people involved in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).