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September 1, 1939: WW2 Erupts

September 1, 2014
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September 1, 1939: WW2 Erupts

Life Magazine‘s “World War II Erupts: Color Photos from the Invasion of Poland, 1939” hints at the diplomatic charade that preceded the outbreak of World War II:        On September 1, 1939, one week after Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union signed a non-aggression pact, more than a million German troops–along with 50,000…

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Was 1939 Attack on Gleiwitz Radio Tower the Opening of WW2?

August 31, 2014
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Was 1939 Attack on Gleiwitz Radio Tower the Opening of WW2?

Belligerent countries don’t always like the public relations problems that come with naked aggression, so they’ll contrive an incident and stage a false attack by an adversary.       In the Ukraine these days, it’s not always clear (despite press declarations) whether soldiers in…

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“Generation War”: German Miniseries Set on Eastern Front

August 30, 2014
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“Generation War”: German Miniseries Set on Eastern Front

The German public broadcasting miniseries Generation War recounts the story of five friends who meet again in 1941 before World War II sends them in different directions on the Eastern Front.  The three 90-minute films stand out for the realistic treatment of period settings.  Viewers…

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Top US Sociologist: European Socialist States Are Doomed

August 29, 2014
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Top US Sociologist: European Socialist States Are Doomed

The “advanced welfare states of western Europe” can still put on a nostalgic front for tourists, warns US sociologist Charles Murray, but the moral compass of the Continent has eroded…

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Obama as a Father of the Islamic State

August 28, 2014
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Obama as a Father of the Islamic State

We are routinely shown photos in the media of Obama as father. Often he is shown holding hands with his daughters as they embark on yet another vacation. But more…

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A Message from Gordon Howie

August 27, 2014
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The following message was approved and paid for by Gordon Howie for Senate.

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