According to legend, the last meal of the Buddha, the same of which effectively killed him, was something called sukaramaddava, meaning boar’s delight…
Russia’s “annexation” of Crimea exactly two years ago has caused the greatest rift between Russia and the West not since the Cold War, as many say, but since the Cuban Crisis.
St. Patrick’s day is a holiday celebrated around the world with Irish music, whiskey, and lots of green. The holiday usually signals the imminent arrival of spring and is often celebrated raucously with parades and drunken bar crawls.
2002 Prague, in the now Czech Republic, was inundated by flood waters. Many people lost their lives. During reconstruction someone found something fascinating behind a collapsed wall in the basement.
Like Donald Trump, Wendell Willkie was a former Democrat, who reregistered as a Republican only later in life. Like Trump, he came to politics from the corporate world and an office in Manhattan.
Though the COINTELPRO revelations stirred widespread outrage and led to the eventual passage of reform legislation such abuse of activists’ First Amendment rights continues to this day.
Once again, the amount of documented evidence of organized ritual abuse, even for someone like myself who never had a problem believing in its reality, is astounding.
The similarities, if not outright parallels, between Berlusconi and Trump are so many and so apparent, what is currently taking place is more than a déjà vu: it’s history repeating itself.
According to a former lover, I make a garlic bread so good that “it could start a revolution.” It’s pretty damn good, I’ll admit. And maybe it could.
In 1921, in a Munich beer hall, newly appointed Nazi party leader Adolf Hitler gave a Christmas speech to an excited crowd.
Since announcing its arrival as a global force in June 2014 with the declaration of a caliphate on territory captured in Iraq and Syria, the jihadist group Islamic State has shocked the world with its brutality.
“Chutzpah” is making headlines again. This time it’s not because someone mispronounced it (as former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann did a few years ago); it’s because Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz called it a “New York term.”
The stone rows shown are called Le Menec; they are part of the largest Neolithic monument in Europe at Carnac, in the Brittany region of France.
A covert operation launched by the Chinese government and headed by a young Chinese medical researcher discovered what has been the most powerful and effective antimalarial drug therapy to date.
As the magical folk slowly awaken to political and social importance they will be assailed by an interesting opinion: that everything they believe and stand for in regards to their spirituality or practice is a lie.
At approximately 6:00 P.M on April 4, 1968, in Memphis, Tennessee. The United States of America and possibly the world felt the loss of yet another great man for peace and unity
The oil industry is a powerhouse with control over land, resources, politics and more. In this episode of The Empire Files, Abby Martin uncovers big oil’s strong-arm reach–its growth, its crimes, its power and its impunity.