Posts By: Russ Wellen
Despite the ongoing islands dispute, Japan and China are growing closer.
To Vaclav Havel, government wasn’t about a well-oiled economy or keeping the streets safe and clean, but whether the system allowed people to live with integrity.
Historic sites serve every purpose to the Islamic State except actual preservation of cultural heritage.
Or, to put it another way, the Islamic State succeeds because it breaks all the rules of insurgency.
The stress of torture degrades memory and the functioning of the mind.
The United States has tacit, if not official, congressional approval for its war on the Islamic State.
Those of a certain age had the best chance of participating in shaping the post-revolutionary environment in East-Central Europe.
Meanwhile, some in Finland sympathize with Russia.
Pakistan has become more serious about stamping out violent Islamist extremism on its own soil and is moderating its relations with Indian.
The only true way to win a nuclear war is not to fight it.