Lessons we Can Learn from the Crusades

Hence, the Fourth Crusade destroyed one of the greatest Christian states; which had endured for nearly 1,000 years. In Byzantium’s place, the Crusaders organized the so-called Latin Empire of Constantinople (1204-1261); which lasted for less than 60 years.

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What Impeachment Needs to be About

If we are to tear our country apart with the unnecessary drama of impeachment let’s at least fight over real issues. There is public evidence of real wrongdoing by Trump we can easily access without secret hearings or shadowy informants.

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What a 1930s Basic Income Crusader can Teach Us about Andrew Yang’s Freedom Dividend and Social Security

Yang and Sanders, like Townsend, are fighting for a paradigm shift in American political philosophy. They want a society that meets the basic needs of all citizens.

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Lessons we can Learn from the Soviet Union

Hence, the Soviet Union; like the United States, was an empire that claimed not be an empire. Thus, you can call the USSR and the United States, empires built on hypocrisy.

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Lessons we can Learn from the Ottoman Empire

The Ottomans prove that even badly governed and backward empires can survive many defeats and last for a long time. Given that history, today’s empires like the United States, the European Union, the Russian Federation, and the People’s Republic of China could endure for a long time.

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Why the Middle Class Needs a Basic Income

 
In the final analysis, America’s middle class has little money, and it is shrinking. The middle class is shrinking and making less money because America’s social contract is broken.

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Lessons We can Learn from Pearl Harbor

Abqaiq and Khurais could mark the beginning of the Drone Age and the end of complex manned weapons systems. Thus, digitally controlled decentralized weapons (drones) are replacing manned military vehicles (planes and helicopters) as the primary means of attack.

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Why China owns the 21st Century, it’s the Data

Data is now the world’s most important resource and China has the largest supply of it.

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