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Jane's Defense vs. Colonel Cassad Take II In response to Jane's Defense vs. Colonel Cassad: Someone Seriously Wrong , a close friend wrote ... Jane's has been in business giving good advice for a century and could only do so by giving good advice.
'Russian Atlantis' revealed, 8 decades later
The town of Mologa in central Russia was once a thriving place - before Joseph Stalin decided in 1935 to flood it and make way for a reservoir and hydroelectric power station.
ISIS crises: echoes of barbaric invasions
In many ways, history is repeating itself. Russia invades Ukraine, Hamas attacks Israel, and rabid jihadists conquer parts of Syria and Iraq to form a caliphate--a sovereign state of Muslims ruled by medieval Sharia laws.
The Heartland Institute
A Musing on the Price of Gold
During the first three weeks of July 1944 more than 700 delegates representing 44 Allied nations - the major economic powers of the world dawning as, a month after D-Day, the end of World War II seemed to come into view - met at the Mount Washington Hotel in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, to formalize arrangements for the postwar global economic ... (more)
The Baltimore Sun
Spanish civil war nostalgics join fight alongside Ukrainian rebels
Angel Davilla-Rivas, a Spaniard who came to east Ukraine to fight alongside pro-Russian rebels, proudly shows off two big monochrome portraits of Soviet leaders Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin, tattooed on the right and left side of his torso.
Putin edges toward a personal Waterloo
Putin edges toward a personal Waterloo By Ehsan M Ahrari The final verdict is already in: Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin is the new bad man and the face of a new "villain" of the West.