Myths of the Cherokee: The Deluge

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The Mendacious Mainstream Myth Makers transformed 1905 into an Annus Mirabilis with the publication of North American Indian Fairy Tales. This pernicious tome presented to an “advanced civilisation” the collective cultural heritage of the “Indians of North America” as a … Continue reading

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Myths of the Cherokee: Struck by Lightning

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James Mooney noted the Cherokee utilise the “mysterious properties” of wood that has been struck by lightning. Following this line of inquiry reveals some very surprising information. These “mysterious properties” were employed by the Cherokee to prepare seeds for “a … Continue reading

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Myths of the Cherokee: Sacred Numbers

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The Religious Instruction I received back in the days of black and white television didn’t explicitly encompass Sacred Numbers. The Indian has always four as the principal sacred number, with usually another only slightly subordinated. The two sacred numbers of … Continue reading

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Myths of the Cherokee: The Lost Tribes of Israel

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Western clerics, colonialists and credulous academics have been battling for control of the official historical narrative of the Americas since the discovery of the New World by Christopher Columbus. One of the bigger battles is over the appropriate appellation to … Continue reading

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Political Economy – William Bradford

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William Bradford was an English Separatist who became the second Governor of the Plymouth Colony in 1621. William Bradford (c.1590 – May 9, 1657) was an English Separatist originally from the West Riding of Yorkshire, who later moved to Leiden … Continue reading

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It’s Good News Week

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The ever eloquent Lionel Nation provides an effervescent eulogy for the Double-Down Deplorable Deadbeats that prolifically pump plebeian pulp-fiction propaganda. In an desperate death-throw of the dice the Double-Down Deplorable Deadbeats are actively promoting Fake News Filters to protect their … Continue reading

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The Swimmer Manuscript

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The enlightened James Mooney didn’t exactly see eye to eye with “ignorant and prejudiced writers” when he wrote The Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees in 1891. These formulas furnish a complete refutation of the assertion so frequently made by ignorant … Continue reading

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Duplicitous Darwinism

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Western Academia praises Charles Darwin for establishing in 1859 that “all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors”. Charles Robert Darwin, FRS FRGS FLS FZS (1809 – 1882) was an English naturalist and geologist, best known for … Continue reading

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Decoding “Racism” and “Immigration”

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Decoding Party Politics and the Mass Media is a refined art form. Decoding these enigmas in the United Kingdom became slightly easier in 1987. “A Conflict of Interest” is the twelfth episode of the BBC comedy series Yes, Prime Minister … Continue reading

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Roger Williams: A Key Into the Language of America

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American history is a curious beast that spins in its grave with “changing values”. Williams’ legacy has grown over time with changing values. His defense of Native Americans, accusations that Puritans had reproduced the “evils” of the Anglican Church, and … Continue reading

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Russia and the Academic Abyss

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Russia is remarkable because it encompasses more than one eighth of Earth’s inhabited land area. At 17,075,200 square kilometres (6,592,800 sq mi), Russia is the largest country in the world, covering more than one eighth of Earth’s inhabited land area, … Continue reading

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Picking The Top Banana

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If you listen to the mainstream media you will have been informed [numerous times] that this has been the craziest, dirtiest, strangest, worst, most deplorable, most depressing, most negative, most rigged, most trivial and most unprecedented Top Banana Picking season … Continue reading

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The Arabian Horizon – The Cherokee Compass

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In 1590, nearly a century after Christopher Columbus arrived in the New World, a Spanish Jesuit named Jose de Acosta postulated that humans and animals had arrived in the New World via a northern land connection to the Old World. … Continue reading

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The Arabian Horizon – The Blue Sea

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Occasionally, fact checking a side issue opens up a whole new vein of surprising connections which were hidden in plain sight because I didn’t recognise the symbols. This new vein begins with the Chinese tradition of assigning colours to the … Continue reading

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The Arabian Horizon – Lost Lands Travel Guide

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Writing a Travel Guide is a daunting challenge for any seasoned traveller unless they possess a good eye for detail and an engaging writing style. Conversely, writing a Travel Guide is a severe challenge for a professional word smith who … Continue reading

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The Arabian Horizon – Lost Lands: Havilah

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The Gradualist Skool of Historians occasionally shoves a place [or two] down the back of the sofa so that they can publicly search for a less embarrassing alternative. For example: Gradualist Historians have problems finding acceptable locations for the Biblical … Continue reading

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The Arabian Horizon – The Lost Lands: Dilmun

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The Gradualist Skool of Historians encounter a few narrative problems whenever they fail to recognise natural catastrophes. For example: Gradualist Historians have a problem locating the ancient country of Dilmun. Dilmun or Telmun was an ancient Semitic speaking country mentioned … Continue reading

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Louis Hissink: An Origin for Quartz Sand

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One of the more puzzling geological problems is explaining the origin of quartz sand and its solidified product, sandstone. Mainstream understanding of the problem is hampered by the belief that most sedimentary deposition occurs in aqueous environments: creeks, rivers, lakes, … Continue reading

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The Arabian Horizon – The Lost Lands: Punt

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When the Gradualist Skool of Historians defers to the Gradualist Skool of Geologists then the historical narrative becomes anachronistic and anomalous. For example: Gradualist Historians can’t agree upon the exact location of the Land of Punt. The Land of Punt, … Continue reading

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The Arabian Horizon – The Liwa Impact

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One of the more striking artefacts in the Gazetteer from Ptolemy’s Geographia is the curious semicircle of locations in the centre of the Arabian Peninsula. In effect, Ptolemy developed the first Geographical Information System. Much more significantly, it makes GIS … Continue reading

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