Help for the History Impaired: The Undemocrat Party

Help for the History Impaired: The Undemocrat Party

Democracy is not very democratic. And the Democrat Party even less so. Democracy, at its root, is mob rule. The history of politics tells one story, endless repeated in endless variations on the theme: politics is an endless struggle between … More »

Help for the History Impaired: Bethlehem

Help for the History Impaired: Bethlehem

Bethlehem, whose name means “House of Bread,” is located six miles southwest of Jerusalem. It is an opportune time of year to reflect on its history and what meaning this may imply for the future. The first mention of the … More »

Help for the History Impaired: On Mohammedanism

Help for the History Impaired: On Mohammedanism

The American public was largely unaware of events in the Middle East until the Carter administration, when a series of inexplicably bad foreign policy decisions on the part of the United States allowed the secular postcolonial governments there to fall … More »