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JB Shreve is the author of "How the World Ends: Understanding the Growing Chaos." He has been the host of the End of History podcast since 2012 where he helps believers understand how the world works and how our faith fits. He has degrees in International Relations, Middle East Studies and International Business. His other books include the Intelligence Brief Series. Regular posts and updates from JB Shreve are available at www.theendofhistory.net
What has two thumbs and demands a new podcast episode about entertainment and American culture? You do - Most of you do. Well, most of you have two thumbs. No offense intended to our thumb challenged audience members. After 45 days of relentless news, chaos, tragedy, and outrage in 2020,...
Two decades ago the SARS outbreak in China alarmed investors, businesses and political leaders around the world as the mighty production outputs of China were threatened. Today, as the Wuhan coronavirus explodes into a larger outbreak than SARS, concerns of the coronavirus economic impact upon the global economy are...
the souls of men
…and cinnamon and incense, fragrant oil and frankincense, wine and oil, fine flour and wheat, cattle and sheep, horses and chariots, and bodies and souls of men.  The fruit that your soul longed for has gone from you, and all the things which are rich and splendid have gone from you,...
Threat of a Cyber Attack
After the US assassination of Qassem Soleimani in January, we released a podcast explaining how Iran's response probably would not be conventional. Iran was far more likely to strike back via a cyber attack. In fact, the US and Iran have been waging cyber strikes and counter strikes against...
australia fires january 2020
How many of these global events that took place in the last 31 days, January 2020, do you remember? The world is changing. Are you paying attention?
Growing Violence in West Africa
In today's podcast episode we are joined by Dr Idayat Hassan Director for the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) in Abuja, Nigeria. Dr Hassan explains the growing violence in West Africa including Mali, Burkina Faso, and Niger. Learn more about the Centre for Democracy and...
china is doing bad things
Coronavirus bursting out of Wuhan. Protests in Hong Kong. More than a million Uighur Muslims placed in "re-education" camps. The news coming out of China in recent months has not been good news. But most of us are unaware of just how bad it really is in China. China...
This Wuhan Virus timeline will track the spread of the virus and major news developments while the threat persists. Check back regularly for updates. I will also post important links regarding the virus as they become available. Listen to our podcast on the Wuhan Virus here. February 16 ...
wuhan virus
Less than two weeks ago LynnDee Summers and I released this podcast that discussed an obscure story about the mystery illness in China. Since that time the "mystery illness" has become known globally as the Wuhan Virus. As of this morning, more than 800 confirmed cases of the virus...
coronavirus
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, influenza resulted in 12,000 to 61,000 deaths annually since 2010 in the United States alone. Globally, as many as 646,000 deaths result from the seasonal flu every year. In my home state, there were 13 influenza-related deaths during the most...