Zinoviev was the first to see the Truth. The Cold War is not over. The West may have won the hearts and minds of the Easterners. But like Montezuma’s revenge, the Ideological War is still with us, and likely to upend the Historical Winner.
On Guns and Choices: the historical record shows states are more violent than people. How come governments advocate for civilian gun control when people should restrict government firearms instead?
Winston Churchill was the greatest English man who ever lived. Let me explain. "Churchill mobilized the English language and sent it into battle," as Lord Viscount Halifax noted after his famous June 4, 1940 speech in the Commons. Mr. Churchill achieved that which was thought impossible by his enemies, his friends, and those fence-sitters who … Continue reading Winston Churchill and The Denial of Death
The Swiss Reisläufer (meaning those who go to war) were the best soldiers for hire money could buy. In fact, their northern archenemies, the German landsknechte (knights of the land), started by emulating them. And we all know what they say about emulation: it is a high form of flattery. Swiss Reisläufer - sketch D … Continue reading Just how good were Swiss mercenaries?