Archive for category: Politics

From The Sidelines: The World Obama Faces (The Middle East)

From The Sidelines: The World Obama Faces (The Middle East)

#Opinion Piece. The day after the inaugural address, as the streets around Pennsylvania Avenue are being swept and the previous nights party is just a hangover to take into the office, […]

Israel Seeks Retribution (from the archives)

Israel Seeks Retribution (from the archives)

This week’s murder of 8 students at an Israeli religious school by a Hamas gunman has further escalated tensions at a time when the conflict threatens to spiral out of […]

Is the Egyptian Church Shrinking?

Is the Egyptian Church Shrinking?

The Orthodox or Coptic Church in Egypt traces its roots to the first century AD. Since the 7th century, the church community has often struggled to preserve the right to […]