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S.E.M., Vol. 1, No. 7
Federalist 69 - by Alexander Hamilton. 1. What are the chief characters in regards to the President as outlined in the proposed Constitution? 2. Why does Hamilton believe the term of office for a President should be longer than three years? 3. What was the term of office for the king of England and what, in your opinion, is the potential for abuse in such a term? Would the term of office of the king of England present any advantages - in the Founders experience and in your opinion - over over the new American system? Read all of the questions and post your response at our new resource Self-Educated Man

Posts Tagged ‘Saddam Hussein’

Saddam, the Good Old Days

Saddam, the Good Old Days

BY ALAN CARUBA I know it’s a terrible thing to say, but sometimes I miss Saddam Hussein. Yes, he was a cruel despot. Between September 1980 and July 1988 he pursued an eight-year war against Iran that killed an estimated combined million troops on both sides and achieved nothing. He had ruled from 1979 until 2003 when George W. Bush [...]

Reversing The Islamic Revolution in Iraq

Reversing The Islamic Revolution in Iraq

By David T. Pyne, Esq Play It Again Sam! (A Look Back on the Islamic Revolution in Iraq: February 18, 2005) In the history of successful revolutionary movements, there is often one date that is used to signify their triumph—a turning point in which the correlation of forces shifted irreversibly in their favor. For the Communists, it is the [...]

WAPO Slanders U.S. Military in Iraq

WAPO Slanders U.S. Military in Iraq

By Alan Caruba I rarely read The New York Times or Washington Post because the reporting is so biased it sickens me. Pick any topic, from politics to science, these and other liberal mainstream newspapers are divorced from the most basic standards of honesty and accuracy. On Sundays, however, I visit their websites to get a sense of the [...]

Ramadan Attacks Demonstrate Increasing Success of Iraqi Resistance

Ramadan Attacks Demonstrate Increasing Success of Iraqi Resistance

By David T. Pyne, Esq Play It Again Sam! (A Look Back on the increasing resistance of The U.S. Military in Iraq, by the Iraqi Resistance: November 19, 2003) With the increasingly deadly spate of attacks by Iraqi resistance forces culminating in the November 2nd downing of a US Chinook helicopter killing 16 GIs in the second deadliest day of [...]

Brutal Attacks Against Principled Opponents of Iraq War Un-American

Brutal Attacks Against Principled Opponents of Iraq War Un-American

By David T. Pyne, Esq Play It Again Sam! (A Look Back on What the Bush Administration Did to Get Public Support for an Invasion: November 28, 2002) As a former US military veteran, this author has been a big supporter of Pres. Bush's war against Islamist terrorists. Fighting the demented fanatics who viciously attacked us and murdered more [...]

Bush Administration Exaggerates Iraqi Threat to Build Support for Invasion

Bush Administration Exaggerates Iraqi Threat to Build Support for Invasion

By David T. Pyne, Esq Play It Again Sam! (A Look Back on What the Bush Administration Did to Get Public Support for an Invasion: November 25th, 2002) Aggravated by administration hype about the growing threat from Iraq, many Americans have expressed near hysterical fears that Saddam is on the verge of developing nuclear weapons to use [...]

Obama in 2002: Toppling Brutal Dictator a ‘Dumb War’

Obama in 2002: Toppling Brutal Dictator a ‘Dumb War’

Liberty Alerts, Matt Cover, CNSNews.com President Barack Obama, as an Illinois state senator in 2002, said that using military force to topple a murderous dictator amounted to a “dumb war” and should be opposed. The “dumb war” Obama was criticizing was the planned invasion of Iraq and the murderous dictator was its leader, Saddam [...]

Iraq Ran Up Budget Surpluses as U.S. Ran Up Debt, Says GAO

Iraq Ran Up Budget Surpluses as U.S. Ran Up Debt, Says GAO

Liberty Alerts, Terence P. Jeffrey, CNSNews.com Iraq has run annual budget surpluses every year since the United States returned sovereignty to the Iraqi people in 2004 following the U.S. military’s overthrow of the dictatorship of Saddam Hussein in 2003, according to an audit by the U.S. Government Accountability Office. In the six-year [...]