The World That World War II Built

The World That World War II Built

by George Friedman May 26, 2017 On June 4-7, it will be 75 years since the Battle of Midway, the battle in which the United States won the war in the Pacific and prevented the defeat of Britain and Russia. Guadalcanal, El Alamein and Stalingrad followed, all mostly...
Does Capitalism Help or Hurt Women?

Does Capitalism Help or Hurt Women?

by Chelsea Follett May 25, 2017 Does capitalism help or hurt women? A fascinating book from Cambridge University Press, Capitalism, For and Against: a Feminist Debate, seeks to answer that question. Philosophy professors Ann Cudd of Boston University and Nancy...
Terrorism as a Tactic

Terrorism as a Tactic

by Jacob L. Shapiro May 24, 2017 The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack outside of a concert hall in Manchester that killed 22 people and left 59 wounded. British police are now trying to determine if the individual who detonated the improvised...
Democrat McCarthyites

Democrat McCarthyites

by Jack Kelly May 17, 2017 There was a time, not so long ago, when Democrats and journalists denounced guilt by association. Here’s an example from the 1950s: Screenwriter A is a Communist. Screenwriter B is a friend of Screenwriter A. Therefore, Screenwriter B is a...