Summary: On 9-11 al Qaeda scored one of the biggest wins in history, as our response put America on a new path. We’ve helped set the Middle East aflame and given up important rights, with no end in sight to either. On this 15th anniversary of 9/11 let's learn from our mistakes and begin the … Continue reading Commemorate the 15th anniversary of 9/11 by understanding what followed
Summary: On 9-11 al Qaeda changed America in ways we refuse to see. We've helped set the Middle East aflame and given up important rights, both processes still continuing. On this anniversary of that sad day let's try for a clearer understanding of what happened and what we did afterwards. The price will be high … Continue reading It’s not too late to learn from 9/11. But soon it will be.
Summary: On this day in 1781 the America Republic was born in the midst of war. Here we review its evolution, and the latest stage -- which looks like the largest step yet. At some point incremental steps create something new, something different. Science Fiction Shows a Possible Future for America "So this is how … Continue reading On this important date let’s remember the past and look forward to our future
Summary: The real story told by "Zero Dark Thirty" is the historic victory of bin Laden, and the price he paid for it. Americans demonstrate this by their ignorant, enthusiastic applause for darkness of The New America, and their eager acceptance of the lies lovingly told by the film. . About the hit by a … Continue reading Bin Laden won, with our assistance. Our applause shows the scale of his victory.
Summary: The news from Libya has produce the usual flood of American hysteria, and the natural (by now, habitual) but foolish desire to strike back. It should instead force us to stop and think. As should the attacks by our Afghanistan allies. Something has gone terribly wrong with the War on Terror brewed in cold … Continue reading Death celebrates 9-11. Can we stop and think before we walk further along the road of terror?
Summary: Here we discuss the hidden history of our generation (hidden to us, obvious to future generations). At the end we announce a contest. What kind of monument best commemorates the two men responsible for killing the Constitution? The Constitution has died. It lived only in our hearts. At first government officials moved beyond the … Continue reading The Republic has died. Let’s decide how to commemorate those responsible. Post your ideas!
Summary: Much about 9-11 remains unclear, especially since (as usual) the 9-11 commission was botched. Much relevant material hidden from the Commission (about which they have protested loudly, although we remain deaf). Many important questions remain unasked. Key parts of the story probably false. Unfortunately we have no answers, but understnding the unknowns is progress. Considering how … Continue reading About the mysteries of the 9-11 attack