Night vision is incredibly valuable in modern warfare. As the name implies, it enables soldiers to see very clearly after dark without revealing their position. This provides a great advantage over anyone who doesn't have night vision. You can see them, but they can't see you - except, perhaps, when your muzzle flashes. In 1935, Allgemeine… Continue reading The Zielgerät 1229: Nazi Night Vision
A year or so ago, my family and I took a day trip to Fatima Shrine in Lewiston, near Niagara Falls New York. I had gone there with them when I was a small child, and of course memories tend to fade from you. I had gotten up that morning to do some painting down… Continue reading The Serenity Of Mary. Plein Air Painting At Fatima.
As Christians we live in quite desperate and precarious times in the West. The great historical (and current) persecutions of Christianity throughout the ages it seems is no match for the conquer dressed in humanitarian clothing known as secular, post-enlightenment liberalism. Where the soviet gulags failed to break the strength and determination of both Orthodox… Continue reading What To Do With Despair? Life Among The Ruins.
Forty-two White army veterans joined the Carlist Requeté militias during the Spanish Civil War.
Since I am not an expert on Christopher Columbus, I do not feel qualified to write extensively about him or his life. However, I do feel inclined to celebrate Columbus Day, due to the recent push to get rid of this holiday, by smearing both Columbus and colonialism as a whole. While others made it… Continue reading Happy Columbus Day
Equality is a tricky business. Many people are divided on how to define it, and more still are confounded on the how’s and why’s of implementing it. The simple fact of the matter is that equality is a man-made concept. Equality is not intrinsically bad, let me be frank. In fact, some of the greatest… Continue reading Sic Vita Est
Finding interviews archived by the Veterans History Project, I have compiled just a handful of these - four to be exact - to summarize in this article. The full interviews are linked throughout the article, as I only quote select portions I believe especially interesting or relevant.