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).