Multiple critics have recognized The Lord of the Rings as being very distinctly "based on a Christian experience" (Griffin 116) and that Tolkien's "myth-making intention in The Lord of the Rings is at war with
the Catholicism which he subtly, but nonetheless deliberately, promotes in the trilogy" (Critchett 36).
(134.) In 1906, a year after its formation, the Het Volk party attempted to foster greater solidarity among Afrikaners across class lines by urging the poorer strata of rural Afrikaners to memorialize en masse family members who had died during the war with
detailed death notices.
Finally, Alabama Baptists emerged from the Second World War with
a more ecumenical and internationalist perspective.
The authors recount tales of the Gulf War with
scholarship, clarity and moral force.
The Iranians (who were invaded by Saddam and who suffered massive casualties in an eight-year war with
Iraq was economically in very bad shape, having only recently ended a costly eight-year war with
Iran, which Iraq had launched in the hope of seizing Iran's oil fields.
And yes, we come back to the ultimate betrayal, the betrayal of the young, sent to war with
grandiose promises and lying words about freedom and democracy, about duty and patriotism.
are prudent and fall well within the time-honored criteria of just war theory." Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, said war with
Iraq is well justified: "If you are looking for just cause, we have already passed that threshold."
But some American analysts think that: Because of the failure to oust Hussein, the United States will be in a state of war with
Iraq until he is overthrown.
we are going to have a war with
the Negro[e]s when this one is over right in the States."(68) Black men at the shipyard and other Pearl Harbor work areas did enjoy the relative freedoms the Navy provided.
Consul General to Havana Fitzhugh Lee in 1896, was just the thing to "knock the pus" out of the "populistic boil." During the second term of Democrat Grover Cleveland, an effort was made to provoke a war with
Great Britain over a border dispute in Venezuela.
Mexicans remember the 1846-1848 war with
the U.S., very clearly; in Mexico, the war is called the
In the long run, will the war with
Iraq ignite a democratic revolution in the Middle East?
There was no more candor in the Persian Gulf War or the war in Afghanistan or the war with
Iraq than there was in Vietnam.
Iraq may be the first major expression of this new policy (as of press time, no shooting had yet begun).