The Fifth Column

A fifth column is any group of people who undermine a larger group from within, usually in favor of an enemy group…

The Century of the Common Man

Madam Chairman, and you who have spoken so eloquently tonight, and you who represent 33 different nations on this particular…

Tibetan Policy Act of 2002

I. Executive Summary The United States is encouraged that the People’s Republic of China invited the Dalai Lama’s Special Envoy…

The Eridu Genesis

The Eridu Genesis is written on a Sumerian cuneiform tablet of which about two thirds are now lost. The missing…

the ‘Triune Brain’ model

Neuroscience has offered many important insights into both the structure and function of the human brain. One of the most…

The Bhagavad Gita – “the Song of God”

The Bhagavad Gita (“The Song of God”), often referred to as the Gita, is a 700-verse Sanskrit scripture that is part of the Hindu epic Mahabharata (chapters 23–40 of Bhishma…

Tunguska event flattened 80 million trees

The Tunguska event was a large explosion that occurred near the Podkamennaya Tunguska River in Yeniseysk Governorate (now Krasnoyarsk Krai), Russia, on the morning of 30 June 1908 (NS). The explosion…

“The Mountain of Death”

Rising up from the wilderness of Queensland, Australia, is an eerie sight that stands in stark contrast to the brush…

Bernard Sanders is not a Communist

Bernard Sanders (born September 8, 1941) is an American politician who has served as the junior United States Senator from Vermont since 2007. The U.S. Representative for the state’s at-large…

The British Syrian Society

The British Syrian Society is an association set up to promote relations between the government of Syria and the United Kingdom. It was established in…

pomegranate buds, lulavs, etrogs

The Judean provisional government was a short-lived de facto governing entity of Judea, which was established in the year 66 by Judean rebel…