America’s Cycles of Change

Gathering Storm

Turkey’s decision to approve the shooting down of a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 bomber that allegedly strayed into its air space on November 24 brings the Syrian civil war crisis into an entirely new, uncharted, potential era of potentially limitless danger. In the words of Thomas Jefferson, it is a fire-bell tolling in the night. It is the world of danger I describe in my new book, Gathering Storm: The Seventh Era of American History & the Coming Crises That Will Lead to It, (Amazon-Kindle 2015). It is a warning of looming, uncontrollable war.

Pale Horse: The Scourge of Smallpox

Mon, 16 November 2015

Smallpox is the greatest killer disease in the history of the human race and also the most contagious.

Treat the Russians with Respect

Mon, 16 November 2015

I do not worry about cosmic convergences, shifting ice caps, global warming, the Trilateral Commission, the Catholic Church, a united Germany, the Second Vatican Council, the Elders of Zion, the Freemasons, the European Union or the ecumenical movement and neither should you. Let’s get real.

Patterns of 21st Century War

Mon, 16 November 2015

Twenty first century wars will be fought with everything from thermonuclear bombs and poison gas to machetes – and remember – you heard it here first.

The bigger they are, the harder they fall. It’s been a common delusion throughout history that if you build a bigger ship, it’ll be tougher to sink. Maybe even unsinkable. But no ship has ever been unsinkable — from the Titanic to the Bismarck.

New centuries usually bring well-meaning hopes that will usher in a bright new world of peace, prosperity and international cooperation. Don’t believe a word of it. The hard evidence of modern world history tells a very different story. The clash of nations and civilizations is coming on an unprecedented scale.

The United States faces a wide spectrum of 21st century security threats ranging from deliberately-induced smallpox epidemics to annihilation with a 15-minute warning time by Russian nuclear submarines armed with multiple independently-targeted reentry vehicle (MIRV) warheads.