Afghan President Karzai is in the midst of intensive peace efforts toward the Taliban who are responding to some extent,
Karzai will be out of office in April giving peace efforts a…Continue
The most recent, "What If history" was the postings on "What If President Kennedy had lived?" I like to add, "What If Senator Leahy had succeeded in creating a US Truth Commission?
After the Civil War, President Lincoln healed the nation in a small way his blanket pardons of Southerners for crimes against the US government during the Civil War,…Continue
Added by RichardKane on December 8, 2013 at 8:10pm — No Comments
Finally all the nations of the UN Security Council are working together to solve the problems instead of stalemating when dealing with Syrian chemicals and Iranian nuclear potential. The Cold War gridlock and hate-talk or saber-rattling is now behind us. The founders of the UN and before that the League of Nations had hoped this kind of working together would have started from the beginning.…Continue
Added by RichardKane on December 2, 2013 at 7:44pm — No Comments
The 2012 elections led to celebrating the fact that young people vote after all, gay marriage can win at the ballot box, and that voter suppression backfires, the Constitutional Party was kicked off the ballot in Virginia for the sole purpose of preventing Romney from losing Conservative votes.
But the biggest celebration has yet to sink…Continue
Added by RichardKane on November 12, 2012 at 8:22am — No Comments
Watch Snack Man break up a fight,
Dog breaking up a fight between two cats,…Continue
Very few defend hurling the completed “N” word and usually those who question Holocaust memorials don't actually praise German World War II policies. However when it comes to images whose sole purpose is to anger Muslims some talk about heroic defense of religious freedom. The Danish publication baited Muslims to be more unwelcomed in Denmark. The anti-Islam trailer in the US, pretending to have 100 Jewish…Continue
Gadaffi’s intelligence files are being exposed, and there is a lot ammunition in them for various groups to condemn each otherwith.
Added by RichardKane on September 7, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments
Perhaps purposing small steps could get peace steps rolling
I wrote a blog article, “Small is Beautiful Afghan Peace Steps”,…Continue
“Ding Dong the Wicked Witch is Dead”. Why is that jingle so hauntingly appealing? Saddam’s trial was full of rage, the rage not turning to joy as the body fell. Sometimes joy is expressed when a court room verdict is read but when it is carried out the joy tends to disappear, except with the Wicked Witches spell being broken, and is in some way connected to bin Laden's cult of…Continue
Added by RichardKane on May 25, 2011 at 7:19pm — No Comments
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has been doing a lot of peace efforts, and needs urgent support for his May 2, 2010, peace gathering, or jirga. Karzai actually met with the local elders in Kandahar and agreed to stop the latest offensive, the US trying to get around it with a slow buildup,…Continue
Added by RichardKane on January 4, 2010 at 2:47am — No Comments