Sunday, January 21, 2018

Will the West Bank and Gaza Strip Ever Have Peace?

Many would characterize the West Bank and Gaza Strip as a region full of conflict and hate.  As many know, this place has always had issues from the beginning...

Is President Assad the New Adolf Hitler?

Alyssa M, Franklin and Marshall College Imagine: you are accused of opposing the government of your country. Next thing you know, you are thrown onto a delivery bus and...

Jewish Hatred: A Never-Ending Problem

Anti-Semitism. The phenomenon and ideology of hatred of Jews. But why? Why do people hate Jews? Why does this hate persist in today's world, in so many societies? Obviously, these...

The End of the Shadow State?

By Jacob Farkas, Franklin & Marshall College Most nations are built upon the destruction or relocation of the native peoples. It has been this way since the beginning of time,...

Bana Alabed: Syrian Tweeting Girl Pens Letter to Trump

By BBC News Staff, BBC NEWS Bana Alabed, the seven-year-old Aleppo girl known worldwide for her tweets from Aleppo, has written an open letter to Donald Trump. "You must do something...

ISIS Committed Genocide Against Yazidis in Syria and Iraq, U.N. Panel Says

By Nick Cumming-Bruce (New York Times) GENEVA — Islamic State forces have committed genocide and other war crimes in a continuing effort to exterminate the Yazidi religious minority in Syria and Iraq, United Nations investigators...