Democracy & Terror in The Middle East Danny Krikorian Abstract The aim of this research analysis is to determine whether or not levels of democratic process influence political violence in the form of Islamic extremism within the context of Middle Eastern countries. The overall findings suggest that the relationship between reduced violence, that is, stability,Continue reading “The Seeds Were Sewn: Democracy & Terror in the Middle East”
A soft man will jock.
Ukraine, McCain and the Game
No noise from Syria lately. Israel’s been quiet, as far as I know, other than settlement expansion and behind the scenes scheming. I guess the latter could be said of any country really. Israel is most certainly scheming though, figuring out what move it should make next in order for ‘Greater Israel’ to remain withinContinue reading
Let me make something clear by stating that President Morsi’s hatred for Jews and Zionists is a sham. If anything, its this sort of religious fanaticism that Israel plays on. See America? See why we have control/secure the Middle East? Mr. Morsi, Bassem Youssef is free to do as he pleases…as is Jon Stewart, whoContinue reading
You should never have to sacrifice your dignity to be happy.
Nations are created, carved out of nothing and formed. America is an example of this; a nation whose name was decided, borders were established, and whose laws were innovated then implemented. Who is to say new nations cannot be created or carved out of old ones? I mean, hypothetically speaking, the Middle East would lookContinue reading
Must I do anything?
I am sitting here debating like I have time but I don’t. Time is money, whether your admit it or won’t. But what about the sake of art? What about beauty and truth? Perhaps they will follow, seeing as how the systems of the world do not permit us to do as we wish withoutContinue reading