Category Archives: war

Women – Should Women Serve In Combat Units?

One Woman’s View Of Women Serving In Combat Units “I’m neither women’s lib nor a woman that thinks that women should stay at home and be limited to cooking and cleaning”. “And satisfying a man’s urges when called upon … Continue reading

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Is Democracy the New Golden Calf?

  We hear so much about Democracies all the time, but are they really what they’re cracked up to be? According to Professor Alexander Fraser Tyler, a Scottish historian who in 1787, was writing about the decline and fall … Continue reading

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Should Governments Negotiate With Terrorists?

  I understand why the families and friends of kidnap victims want their governments to negotiate with terrorists, but I can’t help feeling that even if the negotiations are successful and a hostage is released, that it only invites … Continue reading

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What motivates a spy? Patriotism, money, sex, adrenalin?

The recent exchange of spies between America and Russia made me ask myself the the question, “Why would anybody want to be a spy?”. The job means living in fear all the time and I doubt that anybody takes … Continue reading

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