Author: Joseph Hammond

Dec 12,2013

South Africa’s Cincinnatus

A former freedom fighter and popular demagogue takes power in a young republic. The rapid and tumultuous turn of events shocks the world, while at home his popularity leads many...

Nov 08,2013

Fact-Checking A Bumper Sticker

Political activists love slogans that can fit on a bumper sticker. Case in point, the gun rights slogan declaring that “free men own guns, slaves don’t.” While this would seem...

Oct 14,2013

Special Forces Find Victory Through Defeats

“America loves a winner, and will not tolerate a loser, this is why America has never, and will never, lose a war.” General Patton, the legendary Californian leader of the...