The Ottoman Empire Enters World War I
Nationalia - "Iraqi Kurds are less able to declare independence...
Israel: Security Forces Abuse Palestinian Children
Banu Hilal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The GOP's Iran Dilemma
The Pentagon's "2015 Strategy" For Ruling the World
Isis in Syria: We can't win a war without taking sides
ISIS Terrorism Trifecta: Decapitation In France, Mosque...
CIA Attempting to Foment Civil War in Iran
Originally published at Voice of Reason on June 26th, 2009. After two decades of attacks on Iran, the US government holds that the recent Iranian elections were illegitimate. How is this surprising...
Lawrence of Arabia and the Arab Revolt pt 2
Lawrence of Arabia and the Arab Revolt pt 1
Yemen crisis: Saudi Arabia's air war resumes
Saudi Airstrikes Could Be Precursor To Ground Invasion In...
Saudi Arabia shares an 1,100-mile border with Yemen, a country quickly falling into anarchy. The Saudis have led airstrikes against rebel Houthi forces, but ground forces might not be far behind.
America Loses No Matter Who Wins the Next Great Middle East...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1441
The return of fear
In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attack—or rather mass execution—the typical reaction seems to be that the killers were "madmen" and "extremists." The brother of the slain policeman, himself Muslim, protested: "My brother was Muslim. He was shot down...