Haj Amin was a thorn in the side of the Occupied Enemy Territory Administration. He was a sleek, charismatic man, soft spoken and known to engender confidence and authority. Once the British wished to mundify Palestine of him and his influence. Yet when he returned from a short prison term exiled to trans Jordan […]



Do Countries Even Matter?

by Daniel Russ on January 22, 2012

  Are Countries Passé?   In 1945 at the end of WWII, there were approximately 71 sovereign nations. Today there are 205 nations.   Recently Scottish news agencies announced a movement afoot that would bring independence to Scotland from its august ties to the United Kingdom’s monarchy. Robert the Bruce and his ancestors might call […]


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