Marco de Wit

Marco de Wit January 27, 2021

  Islam vs. Europe: At least 548 battles on European soil between the 8th and 19th centuries; over 200 battles fought in Spain alone. Muslims would attack coastal towns, kill, rob, rape and enslave. More than one million European slaves were taken out of Europe and sold into the Islamic world. This was Jihad.   […]

Marco de Wit January 27, 2021

  Snow Fell by Saga   He sat in a room In a square of the color of blood. He’d rule the whole world If there was a way that he could. He’d sit and he’d stare At the minreds on top of the towers. For he was a beast As he hatched his new […]

Marco de Wit January 27, 2021

  Jews helped King Philip IV to destroy the Templars because they had created a European wide banking network that competed with Jews.   Plus the Templars were always very critical of the Jews. They refused to let the Jews visit Jerusalem.   So it is no wonder that the Jewish Hollywood has not made […]

Marco de Wit January 26, 2021

  Hillaire Belloch points out that one of the biggest mistakes of the crusaders was the failure to conquer Damascus. However, even a greater mistake was that not enough Europeans immigrated to the Holy Land.   1175 there were about 500 000 people in the Holy Land. About half of them were Christians. And about […]

Marco de Wit January 26, 2021

  Peter Ginn, Tom Pinfold and Ruth Goodman arrive at Guédelon, in the Burgundy region of France, to join the world’s biggest archaeological experiment – a 25 year project to build a medieval castle from scratch, using only the tools and materials available in the 13th century.   13th century was the Golden Age. It […]

Marco de Wit January 25, 2021

  Sean discusses Napoleon’s marshals, a talented and fascinating group of men.   In all of history Napoleon, Alexander Great and Genghis Khan seems to have been the greatest military geniuses. They also had the best subordinates. Thus they had the best led armies.   The subordinates of Ceasar and Hannibal seem not to have […]

Marco de Wit January 25, 2021

  Hitler was right. His subordinates were fools and traitors.   If Hitler had had as capable subordinates as Napoleon or even Frederick the Great he would have won easily.   No wonder at the end of the war Hitler was a nervous wreck surrounded by imbeciles.   He should have purged the officer corps […]

Marco de Wit January 24, 2021

  Probably the best Napoleon movie is Waterloo.     Here is a newer version that cover a longer time span.     Older version:     Or check the maps.     And in games.          

Marco de Wit January 23, 2021

  Raping non-Muslim captured women is sanctioned in Muslim religion. This is why the fate of enslaved Christian women was terrible.   The situation of Muslim women captured by Christians was very different. They were not raped or turned into a sex slave.   However, they were often killed.   It is absolutely remarkable that […]

Marco de Wit January 23, 2021

  00:00 Trump Children Social Media Farewell Former President Donald Trump’s children Eric, Ivanka, Donald Jr. and Tiffany are sharing farewell messages on social media. 01:28 School Trustee Labeled ‘Terrorist’ After DC Rally A Southern California school board member faces a signature campaign—demanding her resignation. It’s because she attended the Washington DC Trump rally on […]