Capitalism vs Socialism

From our very beginnings of our nation, our society has been built on a foundation of capitalism, an economic system based on the private ownership of the means of production and their operation for profit. The same economic model developed in all nations of western Europe.  Inevitably, some people fell behind in the competition, and […]

Unwinnable Wars

We have been engaged in military operations in Afghanistan for seventeen years.  Sometimes it appears that the war will go on forever. If our leaders had been keen students of history, perhaps this could have been avoided.  The Romans conquered most of Great Britain in the 1st century, A.D.  Caledonia was that part of northern […]