World update: April 2 2019

Don't forget I'm moving to Substack! For this first week at the new site I’m posting updates there and here, but as of next week attwiw.com will no longer be active. You'll need to head over to Substack and subscribe, so why not do that today? MIDDLE EAST SYRIA Although they declared victory over ISIS more … Continue reading World update: April 2 2019

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Happy Presidents Day: Teddy Roosevelt and the Perdicaris Affair, 1904

President’s Day here in the US brings with it lots of anecdotes about the bygone days when the United States was not yet an imperial power and only had intermittent and sometimes eccentric interactions with the rest of the world. You’re more likely today to read about Thomas Jefferson’s war with the Barbary States or … Continue reading Happy Presidents Day: Teddy Roosevelt and the Perdicaris Affair, 1904