July 21st, 2011 01:20 pm    1 comment

Hama, Independent City-State Enclave of Retrograde Thinking

July 21, 2011: Our Canaanite-Phoenician history is replete with the ancient hallmark configuration of independent city-states made famous by the Greeks.  But we had them also, a condition that made conquering ancient Syria so easy.Today, I believe we have an impetus to rediscover this old system and reinstate it.  The City of Hama would be…