Articles by Jim Ritchie

July 1969 at Firebase Stinson

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

Thirty-nine years ago this month, I was remembering the 4th of July Independence Day of 1969 from an Army combat (more…)

One American’s Credo

Monday, June 30th, 2008

I am of Scottish and Danish stock: what could be sterner stuff? Yes, Braveheart and Norsemen. My people made Europe (more…)

Moderate Muslims nowhere in evidence

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

The enormity of Islamic drumbeat hatred aimed against Israel belies the notion that only the “hi-jacked” portion of Islam is terroristic. (more…)