Jack

I cannot project my experience onto you readers, nor can I make my heroes your heroes, or vice versa. On the 100th Birthday of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, however, it seems only right to make a comment and pay homage to a truly good, wonderfully great, American man. A man who now lives on in our … Continue reading Jack

Jolly Roger Rebels: The Real Pirates of the Caribbean

The Caribbean islands during early colonialism were an extremely polarized place fraught with injustice and enslavement—ultimately creating a society of force, not choice. To say that those without power blindly and submissively accepted their position in such a stratified system would be untrue, however, as examples of human agency run rampant across the wild tropics … Continue reading Jolly Roger Rebels: The Real Pirates of the Caribbean