Yugoslavia past, present and future

When the term “balkanization” is used, it has long meant to break a territory or a region up into hostile, unmanageable parts. The Balkans have long been portrayed in imperialist ideology as a region filled with colorful, violent, backward people, the “hillbillies” of Europe.

Another Virginia politician goes ape

Virgil Goode is the congressman for Virginia’s conservative 5th district. One would expect that it would elect conservative representatives to Congress, but there is no law requiring it to elect fools.