Treaty of Ghent 

The Treaty of Ghent (8 Stat. 218) was the peace treaty that ended the War of 1812 between the United States of America and the United Kingdom of Great … More

Olympic Truce

The Olympic Truce is a tradition originating from Ancient Greece that dates back to 776 BC. A “truce” (Ancient Greek: ékécheiria, meaning “laying down of … More

Jacob and Esau today

The opening paragraph of the Israeli Declaration of Independence not only references the connection of Jewish people to the Land … More

The Treaty of San Francisco

The Treaty of San Francisco, also called the Treaty of Peace with Japan, re-established peaceful relations between Japan and the Allied Powers on behalf … More

walk barefoot on a rock

Something simple yet profound happened when I decided to walk barefoot on a rock. The shoes with rubber soles that … More

The Real ROYAL Family

The British monarch is not the Crown, the office of monarch is the head of state and exists in the fiction. … More

The Life of Silas Soule

A respected Union officer and gentleman, Captain Silas S. Soule proved his convictions by refusing to fire at the Sand … More

Stephen Ray Vaughan

Stephen Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990) was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer, and one … More

Stevland Hardaway Morris

Stevland Hardaway Morris (né Judkins; born May 13, 1950), better known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American singer, songwriter, musician … More

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Some of the things that we accept as true and take at face value are notoriously wrong. Scientists and philosophers have … More