Will European Voters Launch the Patriotic Spring in 2017?

A brief review of the three candidates threatening to topple the establishment party Heads of State in the 2017 elections.

“America first! America first!” Newly-inaugurated President Trump declared to the tens of millions of international viewers last Friday. While many of Europe’s mainline politicians scrambled to the phones, the avowed nationalists revved their engines. “Trump has made the impossible possible,” France’s Marine Le Pen told the BBC. Will European voters launch the Patriotic Spring in 2017?

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With Donald J. Trump at the helm, the USA hopped on the bandwagon to return power to the people. Our anti-establishment neighbors across the Great Pond have been working hard for years to do just that. With elections scheduled in three key European countries, 2017 may be the year.

Is the conflict re: the 2017 Presidential Inauguration unique to America?

A brief look at conflicts with which several Presidents are dealing—including another President-Elect slated to take office January 19.

Call for martial law to prevent a change of presidents. Concern over potential threats related to campaign favors. Opposition turmoil aggressively hindering changes by the incoming administration. Fear the Presidential decisions will destroy the country. Is the conflict re: the 2017 Presidential Inauguration unique to America?

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Two Critical and Fundamental Truths Being Ignored Re: Israeli Settlements

A review of the historical designation, Palestine, and who makes up the Palestinian Muslims in Jerusalem, the West Bank, and Gaza.

Paris Peace Conference? On Sunday, January 15, representatives from seventy countries of the world will meet in Paris to discuss how to get Israel and the Palestinians together to negotiate a peace agreement. And, this comes after passing UN Resolution 2334 which says the Jews must stop all building in the occupied territories. The resolution also forbids Jewish and Christian worshippers from praying at the Western Wall. In examining the issue, I discovered two critical and fundamental truths being ignored re: Israeli settlements.

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These two glaring omissions stand like beacons in the darkness of deception. The foundational questions to the rights regarding Israeli settlements and praying at the Western Wall are the origin of Palestine, and who, exactly, are the Palestinian Muslims?

One Extraordinary Example of Failed Goals that Led to Amazing Success

A brief but inspiring account of a well-known history-makers uphill climb from poverty to the Capitol.

New Year’s Resolutions? Goals for 2017? No, thanks; I’ve still got leftovers from 2016. If you’re feeling discouraged by past failures, you might want to read this one extraordinary example of failed goals that led to amazing success.

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