CHAPTER ONE (PART 2) EGYPT: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE ARAB SPRING

Philip C. Johnson, Ph.D. If you didn't get a chance to read the first part of Chapter One, click here. Otherwise, enjoy as the story continues! ...Speaking of regime change, I did get the opportunity to witness the Arab Spring up close and in person.  On December 17, 2010, Tunisian officials arbitrarily confiscated the roadside … Continue reading CHAPTER ONE (PART 2) EGYPT: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE ARAB SPRING

CHAPTER ONE – EGYPT: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE ARAB SPRING

"BEFORE IT GETS DARK" EXCERPT by Phil Johnson, Ph. D. “Do you think you could gather a few Egyptian university students who would be willing to join in a panel discussion with American students?” “What would be the topics?” queried the Egyptian representative from The American University in Cairo. “Oh, this and that. Impressions of … Continue reading CHAPTER ONE – EGYPT: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE ARAB SPRING

“BEFORE IT GETS DARK” SNEAK PEEK: INTRODUCTION

February 1, 2021 Book Coming Summer 2021 “Excuse me, I don’t mean to interrupt, but a plane has just hit one of the World Trade Center towers.” “And?” I replied. After all, I was in the middle of a lecture for a group of select student leaders. Of what importance was it to me that … Continue reading “BEFORE IT GETS DARK” SNEAK PEEK: INTRODUCTION

STRANGE DAYS

July 30, 2020 Philip C Johnson, Ph.D. http://www.globalnext.org It’s hard to believe that July 2020 is nearly over. It’s also hard to wrap one’s mind around all that has already happened in this very, very strange year. So much of what has already happened has already been “memory-holed” as they say. Topics and issues just … Continue reading STRANGE DAYS

A Marxist America

A Marxist America I'm Phil Johnson - the "GlobalNexter." Just a guy who wanders the world, connects a few dots, pays attention and values my family, my faith, my liberty and free speech.July 6, 2020 Visit http://www.globalnext.org to see all the Global Next, the organization does. JULY 6, 2020 It should be obvious to everyone … Continue reading A Marxist America

THE POWER OF FEAR MESSAGING

Philip C. Johnson June 2, 2020 US Press Agency Global Next Leadership Institute http://www.globalnext.org The weekend had been rough. The country was rocked with protests and violent riots in response to the death of George Floyd, a black Minnesota man who had been killed by a white police officer in an obvious act of police … Continue reading THE POWER OF FEAR MESSAGING

Leave it to Communism: Chernobyl and Covid-19

April 8, 2020 Philip C. Johnson, Ph.D. http://www.globalnext.org Radiation levels soared 17 times higher than normal in Chernobyl’s exclusion zone this week as forest fires raged. 17 times higher! This headline caught my attention as I was just in Chernobyl’s exclusion zone a couple of weeks ago to visit the site of the world’s biggest … Continue reading Leave it to Communism: Chernobyl and Covid-19

Coronified: Population Control Test 1

March 20, 2020 Philip C. Johnson, Ph.D. http://www.globalnext.org Stranded in Ukraine By December 10th, one of the earliest known victims of the Corona Virus began to show symptoms - which means that the virus may have been transmitted to a human in late November 2019.  Chinese doctors discovered that the virus had come from the … Continue reading Coronified: Population Control Test 1

Can Saudi Arabia be Trusted in 2020?

January 25, 2020 Philip C Johnson, Ph.D. http://www.globalnext.org Saudi Arabia has always been a bit of a conundrum. Hosting Islam’s two holiest sites, Mecca and Medina, she holds considerable influence over the religious lives of 1.8 billion Muslims. Saudi’s significant regional rival is another Muslim nation - the Islamic Republic of Iran (a Shiite Muslim … Continue reading Can Saudi Arabia be Trusted in 2020?

Iran’s Mistake

January 14, 2020 Philip C Johnson http://www.globalnext.org  Written from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia It started with an intelligence report that indicated the Iran’s militias were going to attack U.S. embassies abroad. Or did it start with U.S. President Donald Trump taking an opportunity to hit back at the Iranians because of Iranian aggression that killed a … Continue reading Iran’s Mistake