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The Question of Permission

There are governments run by the nation’s military, a strongman general or a junta – endless Central American “banana republics” and Egypt at the moment – but the United States does not approve of such arrangements, unless the nation in … Continue reading

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Losing Egypt

Let’s go back to the evening of Wednesday, October 18, 1922 – the very first Hollywood red-carpet premiere – the premiere of Robin Hood, starring Douglas Fairbanks – the father, not the son. This took place at the brand new … Continue reading

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