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A Destructive Policy

In the late 1940’s America had a policy of destabilising any country which gave support to or was supported by France and Britain. These were colonial powers and the US was totally opposed to them especially when they took over … Continue reading

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Lost Anything

Psst. Psst. Want to buy a tank? Pardon! Want to buy a tank? No! How about a Nimrod, going cheap. Latest model? Yeah, brand new, good price. Where did you get it? Well you know, a friend of a friend. … Continue reading

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Obamacare Or Obama Cares

As you may be aware I quite enjoy watching Squawk on CNBC, while it is a financial programme it’s also highly entertaining, whether it is meant to be or not I can only guess at, but they do have politicians … Continue reading

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The Worlds Hottest Destination

We are obviously missing some vital attraction that draws people to this mainly desert wilderness. Alexander the Great fought all the way from Macedonia to reach it. Genghis Khan Extended his reach from China and Mongolia to arrive at this … Continue reading

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Bogged Down

The international community seems to be sitting on the moral high ground telling all and sundry that they should be democratic and free but what if it cost the lives of those people, ordinary folk who just want to live … Continue reading

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Battlefield Tours

A nice quiet saturday afternoon, what shall we do?  I know! Let’s start a war.  What a good idea. We have visited Mesopotamia, in the first world war, I think it is called Iraq now. Twice we have travelled through that … Continue reading

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Capitalism OR Corruption?

I was watching Joe and Becky on CNBC the other day, where one of their guests from Notre Dame was talking about their investments in developing countries which they considered were the right place to be in for the best returns. So I … Continue reading

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