Population Dominates

In the field of geopolitics a large amount of time is spent defining and identifying great powers and superpowers. The traditional superpowers of the late 20th century were the US and USSR. Beyond that the only other clear cut superpower was the British Empire at the height of its dominance. The defining feature of a […]

Population Dominates

Historical Eras

Historians have always categorized historical events using chronological blocks with the purpose of understanding history and being able to easily communicate historical concepts. These blocks, known as historical eras, allow easy references for people to refer to a generic time period. Historians go about this by grouping time periods based on technological, political, religious and […]

Historical Eras

Celsius vs Fahrenheit

Celsius or Fahrenheit? Which is the superior system? Celsius. The reason Celsius is the superior system is quite simple. When people argue about which system is superior they usually make it much more complicated than it needs to be. There are two arguments that constitute Celsius’ dominance over Fahrenheit. They are: 1. Celsius is used […]

Celsius vs Fahrenheit

Colonialism Is Dead

I’m assuming you’ve figured it out already but just in case you haven’t: Colonialism is dead. It seems surprising but many people haven’t realized this. They make suggestions and proposals that make sense in the colonial age but not in the modern age. Now, there isn’t an exact cut-off date creating a border between the […]

Colonialism Is Dead

Middle Canada

Canada has the fourth largest amount of land in the world behind the USA, China, and Russia (This excludes water), however we only use a small portion of it. This is unsurprising as Canada has a harsh climate. The more north the harsher the climate. That said, other countries have managed to colonize similar climates. […]

Middle Canada

Postnationalism

Postnationalism, briefly, is a rise in globalism and a fall in nationalism. That is, the reduction in power and recognition of national states and culture as well as an increase in the power and recognition of supranational and/or global entities. Examples of supranational entities are the European Union, NAFTA, and NATO. The primary example of […]

Postnationalism

Moosonee

Moosonee is a small town located on the Moose River just off the coast of James Bay. Included below is a map of its location. It was settled around 1900 CE as a fur trading post for the French company Révillon Frères. It sat across the river from the much older Moose Factory. Although prosperous […]

Moosonee