American Liberalism: The Infantile Disorder

R.C. Whalen ZeroHedge 8/4/2012

“The approach of a great storm was sensed everywhere. All classes were in a state of ferment and preparation. Abroad, the press of the political exiles discussed the theoretical aspects of all the fundamental problems of the revolution. Representatives of the three main classes, of the three principal political trends — […]

A century of world history from 1911 to 2011 summed up in 10 minutes of YouTube clips

Ted Thornhill Daily Mail [UK] 3rd January 2012

It’s a great way to brush up on your history – but some may find parts a bit depressing.

YouTube user derDon1234 has squashed 100 years of world events from 1911 to 2011 into a 10-minute clip using authentic footage.

It charts some of our greatest achievements, […]

Powerful history lessons from 1931-1932

The spectre of 1932: How a loss of faith in politicians and democracy could make 2012 the most frightening year in living memory

Dominic Sandbrook Daily Mail [UK] 31st December 2011

The dawn of a new year is usually a time of hope and ambition, of dreams for the future and thoughts of a better […]