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This Week in History: Jan 16-22, 2023

This Week in Historyby Dianne Hermann “History is a vast early warning system.” Norman Cousins Jan 16-22, 2023 January 16 1847 – John C. Frémont is appointed the Governor of the new California Territory. Frémont was the first presidential candidate of the new Republican Party in 1856. 1919 – Prohibition is ratified by three-quarters of…

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Evidence that Economic Freedom Improves Outcomes

The latest data from the Canadian think-tank, the Fraser Institute, marks the first time economists have had a full four decades’ worth of data on economic freedom across the fifty United States. Those less familiar with economic research claim that economics isn’t a science because economists can’t conduct controlled experiments. Yet where economists can’t conduct…

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Norway Replaces Russia As Germany’s Top Gas Supplier

Norway Replaces Russia As Germany’s Top Gas Supplier Authored by Charles Kennedy via OilPrice.com, Norway became Germany’s single-largest natural gas supplier in 2022, overtaking Russia, as total German gas imports dropped by 12.3% compared to 2021, the German Federal Network Agency, Bundesnetzagentur, said on Friday. Norway provided 33% of the gas Germany imported last year, followed by…

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Europeans Are Divided Over Air Taxis

Europeans Are Divided Over Air Taxis Air taxis are predicted to hit the skies in 2024 and 2025 in a handful of cities around the world. A number of established aerospace corporations such as Airbus as well as startup competitors, many of which are backed up by automotive manufacturers, are racing to bring their products to market, whether…

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M4 Carbine Rifle: A Real the “Mini” M16?

Even as it faces eventual replacement, it is easy to see why the M4 Carbine has been described as one of the defining firearms of the 21st century. (Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel Here.) Latest (and Greatest) of the M16 Carbines It would be easy to forgive anyone for mistaking the M4 for an M16 – or even…

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Novorrsiysk: Russia’s Worst Aircraft Carrier Ever?

Novorrsiysk – The Worst Russian Aircraft Carrier? During the final decades of the Cold War, the Soviet Union began to develop the Project 1143 Krechyet (Gyrfalcon), a new class of warship that would carry fixed wing-aircraft. It combined the capabilities of a cruiser and carrier – something that set it apart from the United States Navy and…

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The CCP Is Waging War on America

Around the Web – Original Source: www.theepochtimes.com Attendees listen at the Wake Up to CCP Threat seminar in Middletown, N.Y., on Dec. 8, 2022. (Cara Ding/The Epoch Times) Commentary As of November 2022 , over 1,070,000 Americans have reportedly died with COVID-19. This is more than the number of deaths incurred during World War II.…