Tag Archives: History

TODAY

Today, Saturday, 19 May 2018, is a rare day indeed. It is a day when it is perfectly acceptable to fly the Union Flag. As many as you want. It is also perfectly acceptable to be English, or to be

THIS OLD HOUSE

It has been noted that the Outlaw has not been updated with any new posts for a while, so with that in mind, I have taken some time out to reassure the regular visitors and readers here that there is

AM I JUST A FLAG?

Am I just a flag? Some know me as the “Rebel Flag”, and others know me as the Battle Flag of the Confederates States of America. Either name I will proudly bear with honour. There is no shame in being

ONCE WERE GIANTS

“One of the greatest wars of all time cannot be found in any history book, the war that America fought against the giants”. The original “Indian Wars” were not between the U.S. Calvary and Native-American tribes but between the Indian

ON THIS DAY

Sixty Nine years ago today, June the 6th 1944, an event occurred which played a major part in ending the Second World War. D-Day. The “D” does not stand for “Deliverance”, “Doom”, “Debarkation”, “Death” or anything resembling the terms that have

MYTH OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE

The Invention of the Jewish People is a book written by Shlomo Sand, an Israeli professor of history at the University of Tel Aviv. The author wasn’t probing a belief system but Zionist fabrications of a spurious common lineage for

DEJA VU….

Latin Monetary Union 1865 to 1927 The Political Disaster That Led To World War One ‘Cigpapers’ Guest Writer There has been a Monetary Union of European Nations in the past – the consequences were as predictable as they were catastrophic

THE CLONE WAR

I have often wondered if George Lucas knew more than he ever revealed, when in 2001, he wrote Episode II of the Star Wars saga ‘Attack of the Clones.’ The movie bears a striking resemblance to a true event that

THE BAGHDAD BATTERY

How old is the human race? While figures vary slightly, modern anthropological and genetic studies confirm a similar length of time. Yet the existence of hundreds of apparently isolated artifacts do not fit into this standard narrative. Some of these

THE LAND OF THE FREE

“It is extremely depressing to see Americans whooping for joy every time their government kills someone. The USA is like a laboratory, in which we see the consequences of too much TV and junk food, no interest in foreign affairs,

EMPIRE OF SMUGNESS

In the post 9/11 frenzy of self congratulation about the west’s superiority, Tony Blair’s former foreign policy guru, Robert Cooper, and a host of Mainstream Media flag-wavers were urging us not to be ashamed of our empire. Cooper insisted that

REAL HISTORY

What appears in the history books is not the real history of the world. Real history is conducted in secret and is almost never documented. Real history revolves around a handful of power-players, together with a small number of secret