I watched Alex’s video again. Egypt still going Hammer & Tongs re it’s milatry rulers, latest news.
In the case of the Mohammedan world, religion has seemingly affected every detail of life with its prescriptions and requirements…[N]o other religion, as it conquered new territory, has so completely and quickly wiped out even the culture of the conquered people and imposed upon their total life new ways and customs, often a new language, as has the Mohammedan religion.
Islam can truly be described as totalitarian. By a million roots, penetrating every phase of life, all of them with religious significance, it is able to maintain its hold upon the life of the Moslem peoples.
t a bush meeting without telling him that the horses were stolen. Ward soon found himself back at Cockatoo Island. It is interesting to note that Annie Rixon in her book " Captain Thunderbolt" appears to have accumulated a lot of evidence to suggest that Ward was innocent of the abovementioned charges. Ward and a companion Fred Britton escaped on 15 September 1863. They were assisted in this venture by Ward's aboriginal (half cast) wife known as "Sunday". Ward vowed that he would rather die than return to Cockatoo Island and , after many hair-raising adventures decided to go it alone as a Bush Ranger in the New England district of NSW ranging as far afield as Maitland and Gloucester in the East and toward the Queensland border in the North.