Colonel Charles Young – The First Black Colonel of the U.S. Army

Charles Young was born on March 12, 1884.  He was only the third African-American to graduate from West Point and the first to reach the rank of Colonel.  In 1917 because […]

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Ancient Egyptian Series – Ramesses the Great

Ramesses the Great, was the third pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt within the period known as The New Kingdom. Ramesses grandfather came to power after the ruling pharaoh […]

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Plight of Christians in the Middle East

This is an archive post—  I wrote it a few years ago. Found it in an old notebook. Recent news of an unknown number of Christians held hostage by ISIL, makes this […]

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