238 Years Later, Would Americans Still Choose Freedom Over Slavery?

Imagine living in a country where armed soldiers crash through doors to arrest and imprison citizens merely for criticizing government officials. Imagine that in this very same country, you’re watched all the time, and if you look even a little bit suspicious, the police stop and frisk you or pull you over to search you on the off chance you’re doing...

This Week In History 7/1/2014

1029 Birth of Caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (d. 1094) 1262 Birth of Arthur II, Duke of Brittany (d. 1312) 1298 Death of Graf Adolf von Nassau near Worms, Germany; King of the Germans until deposed by the Habsburg, Albert I. 1298 The Battle of Göllheim is fought between Albert I of Habsburg and Adolf of Nassau-Weilburg. 1457 Kristian of Oldenburg, King of Norway...

Why is the Pentagon planning for a zombie apocalypse style viral-like outbreak?

A massive wave of eerie zombie-like encounters have swept the nation like a pandemic and the Pentagon has plans

World Bank warns of food riots as rising food prices push world populations toward revolt

A new report issued by the World Bank (1) warns that food prices are skyrocketing globally, with wheat up 18 percent and corn up 12 percent this quarter. Ukraine, one of the largest wheat exporters in the world, has suffered a 73 percent increase in domestic wheat costs. Argentina has seen wheat prices skyrocket 70 percent.

Feds Plan to Seize Financial Records of US Mortgage Borrowers

The Federal Housing Finance Agency and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are planning to seize financial records on mortgage borrowers for a new federal database.