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ISIS: Another Resurgence of Radical Islamists

In June 2014, a major offensive launched by the so-called Islamic State of Iraq & Greater Syria (ISIS), also known as “The Islamic State” (IS), succeeded in no time to sweep … Continue reading

January 26, 2015 · 19 Comments

Lebanese Politicians Nullify UDHR’s “Right to Housing”

The fall of the Soviet Union in 1991 have demoted communism and socialism to the least importance upon which capitalistic notions flourished all around the world. Since then, the dominant … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · 8 Comments

Why Geneva Talks Won’t Stop the Syrian Bloodbath

Now as thirty-four months ago, on every international and regional news channel you watch, transnational newspaper you read or human rights centered websites you explore, you will find analytical articles … Continue reading

January 31, 2014 · 13 Comments

Obama Foreign Policy Puts Arab-U.S. Alliance at Risk

If you intend to visit any Arab country, you are likely going to come across many indignant people criticizing the so-called international community for being a mere self-serving interest group. … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · 40 Comments

What Egyptian Protesters Assert to the World

On June 30, the political focus of most people was at Tahrir Square, in Cairo, to see the scheduled mass demonstrations, which were called up in opposition to Egyptian president, … Continue reading

July 12, 2013 · 7 Comments

When America Leads From Behind

Political analysts, think tanks and nonaligned intellectuals are in search to identify the root causes of such upheaval and atrocities. They seek to find out what is in common among all those upset people, groups and nations; and how to end these terrible misfortunes and human sufferings.

May 25, 2013 · 32 Comments

One of Ali Baba’s Caves of the Middle East

In essence, a sovereign state is a socio-political association of people that has a representative political system, autonomous judiciary, nationally and internationally acknowledged governing body and self-rule over a recognized … Continue reading

November 9, 2012 · 10 Comments

Poverty: The Matrix of All Troubles

At the onset of this millennium, the World Bank (WB) established a set of international development targets, known as the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), to reduce poverty by half on … Continue reading

October 12, 2012 · 18 Comments

Inflaming the Bushy Joblessness Problem

  The financial crisis of 2008 has crippled most economies of the developed world to which insolvency spread out, liquidity dried out, credit crunched, joblessness soared up and so forth. … Continue reading

January 25, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Fall of Labor Unions

Imagine the life of unemployed people who have no income to bring in to their families. Imagine the life of those ordinary employees who have no job security and might … Continue reading

January 19, 2012 · 3 Comments
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