Communism based on belief man is weak, inadequate

by Bill Federer -- "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!" announced President Ronald Reagan at the Berlin Wall, June 12, 1987. Begun after Lenin's Bolshevik Revolution in 1917, the Soviet Union existed more…

Turning point: Navigating 'by guess and by God'

by Bill Federer -- In 1942, Imperial Japan invaded Singapore and took around 25,000 prisoners. Next was the Philippines. With Imperial Japan's relentless bombardment by planes and heavy siege guns, President Franklin more…

'This is a Christian nation'

by Bill Federer -- Spain's Iron Duke fought the Ottoman Muslims, recapturing Tunis in 1535. He then turned to crush the Reformation in Holland in what is referred to as the "Spanish more…