Early History of the United States of America and the Native American Nations

By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong I have received some questions and comments about my posts celebrating US Independence Day and the fact I speak highly of the Founding Fathers, considering the historic interactions between the United States and the Native American nations, that ultimately resulted in the killing of countless Native American people, and the taking…Read more Early History of the United States of America and the Native American Nations

Nothing New Under The Sun.

“What has been will be again,what has been done will be done again;there is nothing new under the sun.” ~ Ecclesiastes 1:9 (NIV)

St George, Patron Saint of England and Muslims

By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong Saint George, patron Saint of England. A figure deceptively familiar to us, St George is everywhere, in children’s story books, cartoons, religious iconography, place names. George is even a popular name given to children, including Prince George, bless him, son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. One thing is for…Read more St George, Patron Saint of England and Muslims

Easy to Pontificate at a Laptop, Less Easy to Be Fair and Honest…

By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong First thing that came up in my Facebook feed this morning: PEOPLE OF COLOUR SHOULD NOT BE GRATEFUL FOR COLONIALISM Wow... Just, wow.... Not saying there isn't a grain of truth in this, but so much anti-British, anti-European, propaganda and from a British/EU citizen no less! Not denying the British Empire committed…Read more Easy to Pontificate at a Laptop, Less Easy to Be Fair and Honest…

President Nixon speaking with Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the Moon in 1969.