More Than 100 Years of History Has Seen Little Change in the Shifting Sands of the Mideast: 6 MAPS

It’s nearly impossible to grasp the magnitude of the mess in the Mideast without looking back into history at least 100 years. I found this excellent article on the Australian website http://www.smh.com.au/ and thought it would make a good post for American InfoMaps. Borders have been contested, dissolved, re-drawn, fought over, and re-drawn again in…

New Maps of Iraq Emerge: Maps Showing ISIS Gains in Iraq Don’t Always Agree with One Another

Maps depend on accurate data. And data which changes every 12 hours can be a problem for map makers. The following maps, which have been gleaned from diverse sources over the past few days, seem to show discrepancies in the amount of territory now claimed by the Sunni terror group ISIS, which is understandable. New…

Maps Detailing Possible Routes Armies Might Take Across the Globe to Armageddon

My posting of these collected maps constitutes neither an endorsement, nor a rebuttal of their contents, or claims to accuracy. That having been said, I do believe the teachings of the Bible regarding a great and terrible global conflict to come in the future which will involve the largest armies on earth. Further, I believe…

Tide is Turning Toward Equal Rights for Gays and Lesbians: USA Gay Marriage Map by State

“My idea of happiness is killing things … pop-pop-pop-pop.” – Phil Robertson During the same three day period that saw Duck Dynasty‘s patriarch, Phil Robertson, lose his place on the wildly popular reality TV show due to some VERY unfortunate and telling remarks about gays and blacks that he made in a GQ magazine interview,…