Login/Sign up

World Association of International Studies

PAX, LUX ET VERITAS SINCE 1965
Recent Posts

Topic

USSR/Russia (John Eipper, USA, 08/26/10 5:02 am)

Posts

Please login/register to reply or comment: Login/Sign up
With Navalny Poisoning, is North Stream 2 Endangered? (Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 09/21/20 3:50 am) A few days ago I mentioned the "hot Mediterranean Sea."  In reality, all the seas surrounding Europe are warming up including the Atlantic, where a fishing war may erupt after Brexit.&n ...
Read more
Russia Conducts Naval Maneuvers in Mediterranean (Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 09/04/18 2:44 am) Probably the biggest-ever naval exercises of the Russian Navy in the Mediterranean commenced on 1 September in front of Syria and will continue at least until the 8th of September. The most important ...
Read more
Greetings from Russia (Istvan Simon, USA, 03/28/18 3:29 am) I send these comments from Russia. After 5 years I briefly revisited this beautiful country, ruled by thugs. I concur mostly with what Cameron Sawyer, Boris Volodarsky, and Gary Moore have said. L ...
Read more

Topic

Law (John Eipper, USA, 08/26/10 5:02 am)

Posts

Please login/register to reply or comment: Login/Sign up
What Hollywood Gets Wrong about American Lawyers (Boris Volodarsky, Austria, 03/08/20 3:21 pm) Some time ago I was reading an article in Business Insider called "5 things Hollywood gets wrong about lawyers--and 2 things it gets right." Now, after some experience with law ...
Read more
IEEI and "Insolvency Stories" (Patrick Mears, Germany, 02/07/20 3:00 am) I am a member of an international insolvency group based in Germany--it was founded in Cologne and has its HQ there-- but which has members worldwide. The name is a bit clunky, International Exchange ...
Read more
Sacco and Vanzetti, and Mussolini's Appeals for Clemency (Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 08/25/19 4:47 am) Ninety-two years ago, on 23 August 1927, Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti (Nick and Bart) were executed. Few know that the Italian PM Mussolini tried to save their lives. Mussoli ...
Read more

Topic

Numismatics (John Eipper, USA, 03/13/15 1:33 pm)

Posts

Please login/register to reply or comment: Login/Sign up
Scripophily, Numismatics, Pezmatics: from Ric Mauricio (John Eipper, USA, 09/02/17 5:50 am) Ric Mauricio writes: JE, yes, you are quite the amazing fellow (oh, my goodness, starting to sound like a Brit from Oxford), but indeed you do an amazing job with the ways of the WAIS. ...
Read more
Andrew Jackson, Harriet Tubman, and the US $20 Bill (Robert Whealey, USA, 04/24/16 7:00 am) As a historian of Spain, with a PhD from the U of Michigan, I think the campaign against Andrew Jackson is crude propaganda of the worst kind. The duty of all historians is to seek the truth. They mu ...
Read more
Hamilton on $50 Bill? (Richard Hancock, USA, 06/21/15 4:10 am) Jack Lew, the current Secretary of the Treasury, has proposed that a picture of an outstanding woman replace the face of Alexander Hamilton on the US ten-dollar bill. There are two articles in the Ju ...
Read more

Topic

Culture (John Eipper, USA, 08/26/10 5:02 am)

Posts

Please login/register to reply or comment: Login/Sign up
Diana Rigg of "The Avengers": RIP (from Ric Mauricio) (John Eipper, USA, 09/14/20 3:22 am) Ric Mauricio writes: "We're needed, Mrs. Peel." This was the opening line of John Steed, played by the late Patrick Macnee, to Mrs. Emma Peel. On September 10th we lost Da ...
Read more
Burt Reynolds and the Creation of the Modern Redneck (David A. Westbrook, USA, 09/09/18 3:50 am) It's hard not to miss Burt Reynolds, who was fun all his life and quite graceful in old age. But I also think he was pivotal in a cultural shift.  The following is from my book Welcome to ...
Read more
Retirement of Carl Grapentine, Broadcast Icon (David Duggan, USA, 07/28/18 3:58 am) 2018 is proving to be a year of noteworthy passages and transitions (the Hon. Anthony Kennedy, Sen. Orrin Hatch, the Rev. Billy Graham). So I thought I would notify WAISers of the retirement of o ...
Read more

Topic

Politics (John Eipper, USA, 08/26/10 5:02 am)

Posts

Please login/register to reply or comment: Login/Sign up
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 1933-2020 (John Eipper, USA, 09/19/20 7:45 am) The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, progressive titan of the US Supreme Court, injects more division and uncertainty into this chaotic year 2020.  Her delicate health of the last several ye ...
Read more
Trump's RNC Acceptance Speech: I Liked It (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 08/29/20 9:03 am) I must confess that sometimes President Trump and his representatives seem believable to me. They make me wish they were telling the truth, that if I believe them everything will be fine, and togethe ...
Read more
Kamala Harris, a Californian's View (Edward Jajko, USA, 08/13/20 5:25 am) Presumptive Democratic Party presidential candidate Joe Biden has announced his choice of a candidate for the vice presidency to run with him once the party convention formally nominates the pair. He ...
Read more

Topic

Netherlands (John Eipper, USA, 08/26/10 5:02 am)

Posts

Please login/register to reply or comment: Login/Sign up
A Visit to Rotterdam (Patrick Mears, Germany, 09/17/20 4:35 am) Connie and I arrived yesterday in Rotterdam.  She is writing a long travel article on holiday homes in the province of Holland for publication on the Internet and needed to do research in places ...
Read more
Prince Injured in Avalanche (Bienvenido Macario, USA, 02/20/12 2:36 am) I wish the Dutch Prince Johan Friso a speedy recovery from the injuries sustained after he was buried for 20 minutes in an avalanche while skiing in the Austrian Alps on 17 February.

Read more

Henry Levin Receives Honorary Doctorate at Maastricht (Henry Levin, USA, 01/24/11 1:42 am) In a message off-Forum, JE asked me to write about Maastricht. Maastricht is one of the most beautiful towns that I have seen in Europe. Much of it still looks 15-16th century with well-kept an ...
Read more

Listing 1 - 6 of 251   |   Next   |   Last
Trending Now



All Forums with Published Content (43079 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

Economics

Capitalism Economics International Finance World Bank World Economy

Education

Education Hoover Institution Journal Publications Libraries Universities World Bibliography Series

History

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

Nations

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

Politics

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 US Elections 2020 Violence War War Crimes Within the US

Religion

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)

Travel

Geography Maps Tourism Transportation

WAIS

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