Posted in Opinion

The Next Civil War

The second American Civil War is in the making. While it is not clear when the war will begin, but it could likely occur in our lifetime. The vitriol between the…

Posted in Historian

Historical Facts

In historical terms, what is a fact? Is there such a phenomenon? How can anybody with absolute certainty know what happened in the past? The media can’t even report factual…

Posted in Opinion

Yellow Journalism, Muckraking, and Fake News

Just recently, Glenn Beck was interviewed on CNN criticizing the media of dividing America. Beck accused CNN’s Brian Stelter (and the media in general) of “becoming me, circa 2009.” He was…

Posted in Presidents

Old Hickory Trump

Donald Trump has a lot of similarities to the first Democratic president, Andrew Jackson. To start and to be clear, the Democratic Party of the 1830s and the Democratic Party…

Posted in Life

The Greatest Man

My father was the greatest man I have every known. Anybody who knew my father surely understands my sentiment. Finding an honest, humble, loving man like my father is not…

Posted in China

Is China Communist?

Today’s China is not communist. Why? Well, let’s define communism. Communism is a classless, egalitarian society without private ownership (i.e. common ownership of property and means of production). In different…