Category: News

Trump has dropped any pretence of the US as an ‘honest broker’ in the Middle-East

The Dome of the Rock and the old city are seen from the Mount of Olives through barbed wire in

I Dropped Out Of High School — And I’m Doing Just Fine

Most of my peers didn’t understand the decision I was making, but at the end of my sophomore year of high

Solution for Syria en route: ‘Democratic Federation of North Syria’

The key dam of Tishreen on the Euphrates River and surrounding farmlands, taken from ISIS by Syrian Democratic Forces (QSD)

This Black Lives Matter Founder Still Has Hope For America

Nearly two weeks have passed since white supremacists marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer and injuring 19 others.

100 years later: getting beyond Balfour

Portrait of Lord Balfour, along with his declaration. Via Wikimedia Commons. Public Domain.This November, Palestinians and Israelis will be marking

When It Comes To Putin, Obama’s Photographer Has The Guts To Do What Trump Won’t 

With President Donald Trump set to have his first official sit-down meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20

The next war: ISIS plus expertise

ISIS fighters surrender in west Mosul. Carol Guzy/PA Images. All rights reserved.President Trump has declared that ISIS has been defeated

Pope Francis Hangs A ‘No Whining’ Sign Outside His Office

Pope Francis has earned a lot of love and criticism for taking the Catholic Church in a bold, new, progressive

ISIS, in eleven shades of black

Still image taken from a propaganda video released January 14 2018 showing Taliban fighters in a training camp in Faryab

The Digital Revolution Changed What A Textbook Looks Like. Is That Helping Kids Learn? 

For decades, textbooks were seen as the foundation for instruction in American schools. These discipline-specific tomes were a fundamental part