Israel?

Is the two-state solution, like the entirety of the concept of a ‘Modern Israel” – a farce? Demographics, as well as rational science, as well as religion, altogether, show that Palestinians not only outnumber Jews – they are living under apartheid-like conditions; without sovereignty, dignity, and and natural human rights. The tale is that thisContinue reading “Israel?”

Mohammad Morsi is in no way representative of Egypt or the Arab people. This is a sentiment shared by Egyptians around me, who, looking back on the ‘revolution’ that swept their country just two years ago, feel a sense of betrayal by both, the international community and their fellow egyptians back at home. How hasContinue reading

Crushing Liberalism in the Middle East: Foreign Intervention, Religious Fanaticism, and Freedom

  The Middle East is lacking strong, secular, liberal leadership. Everything is extreme. Its either nun or libertine. Where have all the liberal forces gone? Let us not forget that they exist, although most religious and fundamentalistic forces would not mind if we did, and that they are currently facing extinction in the Middle East.Continue reading “Crushing Liberalism in the Middle East: Foreign Intervention, Religious Fanaticism, and Freedom”

American Utopia?

America is the Utopia of the 21st century. It is the ideal democracy although within it there are forces determined to take advantage of it. What fascinates me is American Exceptionalism, this idea of being favored, special, different, than the rest of the world. On one hand, it is the most beautiful political drama. OnContinue reading “American Utopia?”

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