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Posts on Jul 4, 2015

Fall of Vicksburg, July 4th 1863

(Luciano Dondero, Italy, 07/04/15 6:12 pm) July 4th, 1863 cannot compete with July 4th, 1776 in terms of worldwide resonance and historical significance; nevertheless it was crucial is sealing the fate of the Confederacy and in deciding the Am ...

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Germany`s New Invasion of Greece

(Massoud Malek, USA, 07/04/15 4:04 pm) During the Second World War, Germans invaded Greece and destroyed more than 460 villages, executed 130,000 civilians, and murdered virtually the entire Jewish population (60,000). On top of that, Athe ...

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July 4th Greetings; U Texas Endowment

(Randy Black, USA, 07/04/15 1:05 pm) On this July 4th Independence Day 2015, perhaps it's appropriate to pass along a Texas-related news item that might have its own independence ramification. It seems that the Univers ...

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Spanish and Greek Economies

(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 07/04/15 12:15 pm) Regarding Anthony Candil's post of 2 July, in which he compares the Spanish and Greek economies based only on the debt, unemployment rate and average salary, and he concludes that "if all tha ...

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Animal Cruelty in Yulin

(Francisco Wong-Diaz, USA, 07/04/15 11:43 am) It is surprising to me that WAISers who are pet owners have failed to address China's continued acceptance of the Yulin. How can a nation that tolerates these practices in the 21st century lay a ...

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Curse of Canaan

(Edward Jajko, USA, 07/04/15 9:00 am) Here, as best as I can remember and in summary, is my discussion with John E on Monday (June 29th) about the Curse of Canaan. I begin with a lengthy Biblical quotation, of the entirety of Genesi ...

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July 4th Greetings

(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 07/04/15 8:28 am) Happy July 4th to you and all American WAISers, plus the American people. JE comments: Thank you, Eugenio!  I especially enjoy Independence Day greetings from outside the US.  One of ...

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Posts on Jul 3, 2015

Battle of Gettysburg, 1-3 July 1863

(Luciano Dondero, Italy, 07/03/15 5:04 pm) Today's date in history is certainly the day of Gettysburg. It was the final day of the battle that turned the ride of the American Civil War, the first great defeat of General Le ...

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Reflections on a Trip to Spain

(José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 07/03/15 7:58 am) As John invited me to comment my perceptions on my recent trip to Spain, I thought it might be interesting for WAISers to have an overview of some of the more recent topics that called my attention a ...

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Syria Civil War

(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 07/03/15 7:39 am) Veterans Today is reporting great successes by the Assad Air Forces. On 26 June an Israeli General and 20 militant leaders including liaison staff from Saudi Arabia and Qatar were kille ...

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