Login/Sign up

World Association of International Studies


Posts on Aug 1, 2015

African Immigration to Italy

(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 08/01/15 7:27 pm) Illegal immigrants continue arriving in Italy from Africa and the Middle East. Yesterday more than 1800 debarked on the Italian shores. The daily rate can often be even higher. The Allied fleet is hel ...

Read more

Donald Trump in US Politics

(John Heelan, UK, 08/01/15 7:13 pm) From my perspective, the Donald Trump candidacy exemplifies what appears to me to be a weakness in US politics. It seems the hubris of being a successful businessman in a a capitalist society (or eve ...

Read more

"There Was Neither Jew nor Greek, Free nor Slave..."

(Edward Jajko, USA, 08/01/15 6:57 pm) Our editor is perhaps secular enough that he didn't notice that Paul's words (see Robert Whealey, 31 July), come from Galatians 3:28, not Chronicles 1. JE comments: Sorry about that, Ed ...

Read more

Caitlyn Jenner and Donald Trump

(Mike Bonnie, USA, 08/01/15 6:27 pm) I've broken a promise to myself and given way more attention to Caitlyn Jenner and Donald Trump than planned. Wikipedia is the source for much of my opinion. Caitlyn Jenner is no more deserving of ...

Read more

Sugar Subsidies

(Richard Hancock, USA, 08/01/15 6:00 pm) The Pacific trade pact is being wrapped up and is causing concern to US sugar producers. According to an unsigned article in the July 29 Wall Street Journal, "Americans pay nearly ...

Read more

Secular Humanism; from Ric Mauricio

(John Eipper, USA, 08/01/15 9:33 am) Ric Mauricio sends this response to Tor Guimaraes (31 July): I agree, religions are the same but different in many ways. Just as people are the same, but different in many ways. And now ...

Read more

Erdogan Declares War on ISIS: "Foreign Policy"

(Paul Levine, Denmark, 08/01/15 8:16 am) It appears Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is taking his country to war in order to win an election. It could be the biggest miscalculation of his political career. This FP artic ...

Read more

Posts on Jul 31, 2015

Donald Trump, Koch Brothers, and Medicare

(Massoud Malek, USA, 07/31/15 7:09 pm) Despite the Koch brothers' attempt to freeze out Donald Trump from their influential political operation by preventing him from speaking to their major donors, nearly a quarter of Republicans surv ...

Read more

Mike Pyle, RIP

(David Duggan, USA, 07/31/15 6:45 pm) Two days ago, one of the grand old men of the NFL passed into eternity: Mike Pyle, Yale '61 and the captain of the league championship 1963 Chicago Bears. He was 76 and died of complications from ...

Read more

Secular Humanism

(Robert Whealey, USA, 07/31/15 10:54 am) John E asked in response to Eugenio Battaglia: "Isn't tolerance more of a secular humanist construct?" Before there was a secular tolerance, the Swiss Reformed Christia ...

Read more

Trending Now

All Forums with Published Content (34982 posts)

- Unassigned

Culture & Language

American Indians Art Awards Bestiary of Insults Books Conspiracy Theories Culture Ethics Film Food Futurology Gender Issues Humor Intellectuals Jews Language Literature Media Coverage Movies Music Newspapers Numismatics Philosophy Plagiarism Prisons Racial Issues Sports Tattoos Western Civilization World Communications


Capitalism Economics International Finance World Bank World Economy


Education Hoover Institution Journal Publications Libraries Universities World Bibliography Series


Biographies Conspiracies Crime Decline of West German Holocaust Historical Figures History Holocausts Individuals Japanese Holocaust Leaders Learning Biographies Learning History Russian Holocaust Turkish Holocaust


Afghanistan Africa Albania Algeria Argentina Asia Australia Austria Bangladesh Belgium Belize Bolivia Brazil Canada Central America Chechnya Chile China Colombia Costa Rica Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark East Europe East Timor Ecuador Egypt El Salvador England Estonia Ethiopia Europe European Union Finland France French Guiana Germany Greece Guatemala Haiti Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran (Persia) Iraq Ireland Israel/Palestine Italy Japan Jordan Kenya Korea Kosovo Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Latin America Liberia Libya Mali Mexico Middle East Mongolia Morocco Namibia Nations Compared Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North America Norway Pacific Islands Pakistan Palestine Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Polombia Portugal Romania Saudi Arabia Scandinavia Scotland Serbia Singapore Slovakia South Africa South America Southeast Asia Spain Sudan Sweden Switzerland Syria Thailand The Pacific Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan UK (United Kingdom) Ukraine USA (America) USSR/Russia Uzbekistan Venezuela Vietnam West Europe Yemen Yugoslavia Zaire


Balkanization Communism Constitutions Democracy Dictators Diplomacy Floism Global Issues Hegemony Homeland Security Human Rights Immigration International Events Law Nationalism NATO Organizations Peace Politics Terrorism United Nations US Elections 2008 US Elections 2012 US Elections 2016 Violence War War Crimes Within the US


Christianity Hinduism Islam Judaism Liberation Theology Religion

Science & Technology

Alcohol Anthropology Automotives Biological Weapons Design and Architecture Drugs Energy Environment Internet Landmines Mathematics Medicine Natural Disasters Psychology Recycling Research Science and Humanities Sexuality Space Technology World Wide Web (Internet)


Geography Maps Tourism Transportation


1-TRIBUTES TO PROFESSOR HILTON 2001 Conference on Globalizations Academic WAR Forums Ask WAIS Experts Benefactors Chairman General News Member Information Member Nomination PAIS Research News Ronald Hilton Quotes Seasonal Messages Tributes to Prof. Hilton Varia Various Topics WAIS WAIS 2006 Conference WAIS Board Members WAIS History WAIS Interviews WAIS NEWS waisworld.org launch WAR Forums on Media & Research Who's Who