History

5 Brutal Facts & Tales Surrounding The Vikings

From wikipedia: Vikings (Old English: wicing—”pirate”,[1] Danish and Bokmål: vikinger; Swedish and Nynorsk: vikingar; Icelandic: víkingar, from Old Norse) were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas… Read More ›

Cannabis: A Lost History

Story at-a-glance Cannabis, better known as marijuana, has been used for its medicinal properties for thousands of years. Historical remnants from all around the world reveal the importance of cannabis in medicine and spirituality The earliest written references to cannabis… Read More ›

A Muslim Professor Rewrites History

By Robert Spencer | PJ Media Akbar Ahmed is 75 years old and laden with honors. An internationally respected academic, he holds the Ibn Khaldun chair of Islamic studies and is professor of international relations at the American University, and… Read More ›