The steed was found wearing an elaborate military harness and bronze trimmings.
The need for a filling breakfast meant that eggs would serve as breakfast’s primary protein — uniting workers of the world.
If you want to understand why my neighbors voted for Trump, look to the Romans who cheered on Julius Caesar.
At this point they don't really have to be old, white or men -- but it is a mindset that has been embedded in society for
For some the preservation and continuity of what Hobsbawm calls "a suitable historic past" is more important than reality
...Regarding rankings, each individual should make him- or herself the judge. Terroir is the sense of place expressed in
The roots of populism stretch back to the beginning of the end of the Roman Republic. The man who ultimately brought down the system was a wealthy and ambitious nobleman named Publius Clodius Pulcher, a populist demagogue who refused to play by the rules. The more audacious his behavior, the more the public loved him for it. The ruling classes stood by dazed and helpless as control of the state they had run for centuries slipped from their hands.
Gracchus had the people in the palm of his hand, and turned it into a fist. Donald Trump yet might not be the Republican Party's nominee, but he is following the very playbook Tiberius laid down and achieving success.
It is difficult in particular to treat Greek religion as comparable to modern religious communities. Yet we should not discount Pausanias' own fascination with what he observes.
I know there is a fruitcake on the moon--watch out, the next sighting may not be a falling meteorite; it could be that covert