In truth the Republican party has been hijacked by its own members – currently two-thirds of its voters are backing candidates without establishment support...
The Palestinian people are surprised when the leaders of America demand that they be brave, and offer concessions to reconcile with their occupiers. They are surprised when they are told to accept the Israeli government’s desire for the Palestinian side to offer concessions on Jerusalem, the Temple Mount, the right [Read more]
When thinking about the origins of the American Revolution, there are two lines of thought. The first is the Great Man theory, which stipulates that revolutionary ideas first arose among the elite, who were influenced by the Enlightenment thinkers in Europe. This was the prevailing model in the 19th century. It is now [Read more]
In a few years, these refugees will receive a European passport and will be able to fly to the United States. What will they bring in their luggage?
Washington should be held responsible for its role as sorcerer’s apprentice in the region.
<i>In the days following the Paris attacks, the Internet has seen everything: from a message containing a false alert (causing Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to step in) to the most absurd theories, and then on to stacks of months-old Photoshopped images or pictures being recycled and shared.</i>
The party talks as if half the Middle East were at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport immigration counter.
<i>The protests against discrimination in the United States have arrived on campuses.</i>
A group of African-American students interrupted a procession and stood in the way of the president of the University of Missouri in Columbia. Armed with megaphones, they counted every year in which, since it was founded, there [Read more]