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Top Posts & Pages
- Matthew 4:18-22: Why Did They Follow Him?
- More on Christ in the Rig Veda (With a Question Mark)
- Why Did Jesus Tell Mary, "Mine Hour Is Not Yet Come" (John 2:4)?
- The Seating Arrangement at the Last Supper
- Clarifying Von Rad and Noth
- Turning Stones into Bread: Why Was It Wrong?
- A Contradiction in Stephen King's IT
- Is Dale Carnegie Biblical?; Compromise for God; Pagan Roots; Callimachus; Priests and Allegory; Israelite Welfare System; Lois Wilson
- Music in The Stand
- Can We Over-Emphasize God's Love?
- Martha, the Light, and Exodus Old and New
- True Unbelief, Romans 11, Retrieving Augustine’s Doctrine of Creation, the Real Anita Hill
- Columbus the Exemplar — The Imaginative Conservative
- The Sign of Cain, Romans 10, Dagger in the Heart
- Whitmer Kidnapper is a BLMer
- Lutheran View on Romans 9, Chrysostom’s Devil, Paved with Good Intentions
- Gentleness and Ann Coulter’s Mugged
- Reason: SCOTUS Contender Amy Coney Barrett’s Mixed Record in Criminal Cases
- Current Affairs: Why Amy Coney Barrett Should Not Be On The Supreme Court
Category Archives: Iraq War
W. Lee Warren. No Place to Hide: A Brain Surgeon’s Long Journey Home from the Iraq War. Zondervan, 2014. W. Lee Warren was an American medic in Iraq during the Iraq War. He treated Americans and Iraqis, including Iraqi insurgents. … Continue reading
My latest reading of Monica Crowley’s Nixon in Winter was about Nixon’s discussions regarding the Gulf War in the 1990’s. I have two items. 1. Why did Iraq invade Kuwait? I appreciated Monica’s background information on page 218: “The foundation … Continue reading
My blog post today on Stephen Ambrose’s Nixon: The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972 will focus on Vietnamization. Vietnamization was a strategy that President Richard Nixon pursued in the Vietnam War. Its goal was for the South Vietnamese to take … Continue reading
In a blog post that I wrote on Monica Crowley’s Nixon Off the Record, I speculated about what Richard Nixon would have thought about President Bill Clinton’s policies in Somalia, Bosnia, and Serbia. In a post that I wrote on … Continue reading
I started Richard Nixon’s 1992 book, Seize the Moment: America’s Challenge in a One-Superpower World. In today’s post, I’ll just comment on four passages that stood out to me. Tomorrow, I’ll write about Richard Nixon’s views regarding post-Soviet Russia. 1. … Continue reading
I was a little disappointed in the chapter on “National Security” in James Carville and Paul Begala’s Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future (copyright 2006). The chapter had strengths: its argument (based on the concerns and actions … Continue reading
My latest reading of Take It Back: Our Party, Our Country, Our Future, by James Carville and Paul Begala, was about national security. Essentially, Carville and Begala criticized how George W. Bush’s handled 9/11—-both the events leading up to it … Continue reading
I finished Newt Gingrich’s Real Change. In my latest reading, Newt talked about what we should have done after September 11, 2001. Essentially, he said that we should have educated the public about Islamic extremism, which would have convinced even … Continue reading