Category Archives: Government & Politics

Thoughts on Political and Social Labels

I think I know what ‘conservative’ means, but I’m not at all sure what ‘liberal’ means anymore. I tend to consider “conservative” and “liberal” in the general sense, more than just in the political sense, maybe not even including the … Continue reading

Posted in Essays, Government & Politics, History | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

“Ukraine and its glory has not died yet, nor her freedom…”

[I wrote and posted this 10 years ago. It’s time to post it again.  PLEASE NOTE THAT TODAY’S LEADERSHIP IN UKRAINE IS NOT THE SAME AS TEN YEARS AGO] The title of this article is from the first line of … Continue reading

Posted in Demography, Geography, Government & Politics, History | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments