Human Right

The Grand Chessboard: Dying Empire of the Western Oligarchs...

To understand current American social developments, we need to place them in historical context. Ibn Khaldun and Oswald Spengler saw that civilizations, like living...

Fragility of American Democracy: When the US Faces Many...

The only thing new about challenges in social developments in the US is that they are experiencing greater exposure than before, which will likely...

What is Saudi Arabia looking for in Afghanistan?

Saudi Arabia has sought to increase its influence in Afghanistan since the administration of President Hamid Karzai, it has also pursued a more active...

Palestine: Where International Law Has Lost Much of Its...

Palestinians are heroic, but in an armed conflict Israel has all the advantage. It is hard to see how Palestinians can win by this...

In the Middle of Long Sorrowful History of Race...

The conviction of one former Minneapolis policeman in the tragic death of George Floyd is another pivotal event in the long, sorrowful history of...

Blackout in American Black Community: Welcome to Living in...

This country has had latent social and racial issues, but then so has almost every nation. Context is often thrown out the door when...

American National Security Dilemmas: Inventing a Pretext to Pursue...

No nation ever matched the extent and duration of grievous human rights abuses by the US — committed at home and abroad virtually daily....

Biden’s Administrative Priorities: Domestic Challenges and Hegemonic Ambitions

Joe Biden's main problem after the US presidential election is that he is not yet perceived by most Americans as a charismatic head of...

Inequality and Growing Tyranny in the US

US inequality was institutionalized from inception. Today it’s characterized by growing poverty, homelessness, food insecurity, hunger, unemployment, underemployment, and overall deprivation at a time...

Four Decades after the Islamic Revolution: New patterns of...

It is difficult to draw firm conclusions about cause and effect in international relations as there are many factors interacting at that same time....