Predicates of this Blog Pt 1

The history of the United States is universally more violent than is commonly understood. From the Trail of Tears to the Battle of Blair Mountain to the BEF to the prevalence of Kentucky dueling, an ocean of blood has been pumped under the carpet. The Civil War was no aberration, just a prominent example of a general trend. We live now in a down cycle of that tendency. But a mean can always be reverted to.

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