In 1914, when the bulk of the soldiers on both sides of World War I were Christian and Christmastime rolled around, fighting ceased, despite orders from superiors.
President Obama's announcement yesterday that he is taking steps to end our "outdated approach" with Cuba and re-establish diplomatic relations has kicked up a firestorm of controversy. But one element that may be widely overlooked in the debate is how influential forces in the U.S. government and major media significantly aided and abetted Castro in his bid for communist domination of the island.
The patriot preparations for the battle of Fishdam Ford can assist modern patriots in their defense of liberty.
The actions of Corinth and Boeotia in the Peloponnesian League can teach us about how nullification should work.