Guillermo Santas

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Charlotte Church Divides Opinion After Linking Climate Change To Syrian Civil War On Question Time

Charlotte Church caused controversy on Question Time last night, after the singer and left-leaning activist spoke out about the link between climate …

West Point Revokes Diplomas of Confederate Graduates

FACT CHECK: Has the U.S. Military Academy at West Point revoked the diplomas of all Confederate soldiers?<p>Claim: The U.S. Military Academy at West …

Lead Like Robert E. Lee? No Way

My father revered Robert E. Lee. Thought he was the greatest American ever. Ahead of Washington and Jefferson. And Lincoln. (My father was against slavery and glad it ended, but he was for the South because it went to war for States Rights.) My mother was also pro-Confederacy because of states …

Ukraine's civil war spreads to the west; second coup possible

Experienced <i>‘Russia watchers’</i> know that most Russia/Ukraine <i>‘beat’</i> hacks are to journalism what Keanu Reeves is to acting. They look the part but they …

July 18, 1936: The Spanish Civil War Begins

<b>T</b>he Spanish Civil War began with a military uprising in Spanish-held Morocco against the leftist Spanish Republican government. It ultimately became …

Yes it Was About Slavery

<i>Friends of Padre Steve’s World</i><p><i>I have began to write about racism in regard to the Confederate Flag controversy and what I call the “sanitized</i> …

Wipe the Confederacy out now: Southern haters have a sick new lie designed to hold onto Confederate flags, memorials

<b>(AP/David Goldman)</b><p>It’s actually the opposite of whitewashing history to finally be honest about slavery, the South and the Civil War<p>Musa al-Gharbi<p>July 16, 2015 3:51pm (UTC)<p>With the Confederate Battle Standard finally removed from the South Carolina Capitol grounds, many conservative commentators …

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How Ant-Man's Post-Credits Scene Connects To Captain America: Civil War

<b>SPOILER WARNING</b>: The following article contains spoilers for Peyton Reed’s <i>Ant-Man</i>. If you haven’t seen the film yet, and don’t wish for elements to …

Gawker Got In Bed With The Wrong Escort—And Civil War Ensues

A scandalous story caused such fury about outing a private individual Gawker removed it. Will legal action follow?<p>A tumultuous day has ended in civil …

The Unreconstructed President: Andrew Johnson

<i>Friends of Padre Steve’s World</i><p><i>I am going to be exploring the issue of the abolition of slavery and Reconstruction after the Civil War. Sadly, the</i> …

These Cocktails Aren’t Just Weird, They’re Actually Surreal

The word surreal gets tossed around a lot. Most people just use it to refer to anything they think is weird. But the bartenders at the Artesian Bar …