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11 Sep. 2019
Brexit and the Deficiencies of Parliament
What has characterized the last year of UK politics is that individual MPs in the various parties have begun to seek the same freedom of action as US Members of Congress. So far, however, they are both fearful of suffering the same fate as the 21 banned
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11 Sep. 2019
Why Egypt Does Not Want to Help Gaza
Israel’s goodwill gestures, however, have so far failed to deter Hamas and other Palestinian groups from repeatedly violating the ceasefire understandings. Israel is prepared to do whatever is required to help the Palestinians in return for a cessation
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12 Sep. 2019
UK: Tony Blair Think-Tank Proposes End to Free Speech
Disturbingly, the main concern of Blair’s think-tank appears to be the online verbal “hatred” displayed by citizens in response to terrorist attacks — not the actual physical expression of hatred shown in the mass murders of innocent people by
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10 Sep. 2019
Turkey Faces “Almost a Revolution in the Middle East”
“Hatice Karahan, Erdogan’s top economic advisor, told DW that economic relations between the countries represented a ‘win-win situation’ for both: ‘Turkey exports automobiles, iron, steel, electrical devices and plastic to Israel. And in return, it
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10 Sep. 2019
Will Denmark Become Like Sweden?
Sweden is exporting not only its bombings to Denmark. Gang crime, with its shootings and murders, has also traveled across the border.
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30 May. 2017
Why Conservatives Still Attack Trump
When people you know well, admire, and who share your values do something you strongly oppose, you have two options: 1) Cease admiring them or 2) try to understand them and change their minds. In the case of my conservative friends who still snipe (or worse) at President Trump, I have rejected option one. The
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2 Mar. 2018
Azerbaijan: 25 die in morning fire at drug rehab center
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Authorities in Azerbaijan say at least 25 people have been killed in a fire at a residential drug treatment center in the country’s capital.Police and prosecutors said in a joint statement that the fire broke out at 6 a.m
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16 Sep. 2019
Viral Video Shows Insane Shootout Between Biker And Random Man
Unbelievable
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19 Sep. 2019
France: Macron Sides with the Mullahs
On September 14, just a few days after former National Security Advisor Ambassador John R. Bolton was comfortably disappeared from the administration, Iran inflicted major damage on a massive oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia, Macron, in short, has
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12 Sep. 2019
Turkey: Religious Backlash?
It is notable, however, that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s efforts to create “devout generations” of Muslims, through the establishment of numerous state-funded Imam Hatip religious schools, may not be having the desired results. “Since [last
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2 Mar. 2018
Slovaks to rally across country in honor of slain journalist
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovaks are planning a national rally to honor an investigative journalist shot dead last week along with his partner.The organizers said that 25 marches are planned Friday in Slovakia, including in the capital, Brati
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2 Mar. 2018
Kenyan university lecturers strike again over low pay
NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya’s public university lecturers have resumed a nationwide strike over low pay, nearly three months after ending a similar protest. Strikes by public workers in the East African country have become more frequent in rece
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