Source: The Washington Post – by Ludmilla Alexeeva (In Russia, human rights groups need Western aid more than ever) This year marks the 25th anniversary of the collapse of the Soviet Union and the rebirth of Russia. One of the most remarkable features of that rebirth was the rapid creation,
Angry Palestinians who read the sub-headline “Tehran, flush with cash from sanctions relief, will give slain attackers’ families $7,000, envoy says, and $30,000 to terrorists’ families whose homes Israel demolishes” will most likely react with raucous joy. Many in Gaza will fire their guns in the air to celebrate Iranian generosity.
Source: CNN – by Frida Ghitis @FridaGhitis (Russia is using Syria to run circles around U.S.) It is quite clear that Russian President Vladimir Putin views the United States not as a partner or even as an adversary but as an enemy. The fact is brought to grotesque levels by
Source: The American Scholar – by Brian Doyle (A Letter to the Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Sheikh) Your Eminence, Thank you for the fits and paroxysms of laughter I have just enjoyed for the past 20 minutes, since I read of your stern and unflinching remarks about chess. I have