Do You Know This is NOT the Confederate Flag?

The instantly recognizable, and oft-controversial, Confederate flag was actually never the official flag of the government it purported to represent. This fact, among others, is uncovered in this beautifully animated video by Youtuber CGP Gray. The image we know to be the Confederate flag has had one heck of a strange voyage. via ijreview

Should America Be The World’s Policeman?

Should America be the world’s policeman? Does the world even need a policeman? Or would humanity be better off if America weren’t the dominant military superpower? Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and foreign affairs expert Bret Stephens weighs in.