Posts Tagged: Beirut
America's leading Sunni ally was propagating a violent, sectarian religious ideology long before ISIS came on the scene.
From Paris to Beirut, the Islamic State's latest atrocities are a calculated effort to bring the war in Syria home to the countries participating in it.
Paris was a wake-up call for Westerners — a reminder that we usually have the luxury to ignore the costs of war, even as our governments inflict them on foreigners.
A poem for Gaza.
Although Hezbollah looks increasingly likely to weather Syria's civil war, blowback from hardline Sunnis at home may prove a longer-term challenge.
Lebanon is being pulled closer yet to Syria's civil war.