For Erdogan The Failed Coup Was A “Gift From God”

Perhaps nothing has changed Turkey’s domestic and international trajectory since the establishment of the Turkish Republic in 1923 than the failed military coup of July 2016, which gave Erdogan an unprecedented opportunity to satisfy his insatiable lust for power. On July 15, Turkey’s President Erdogan “celebrated” the sixth anniversary of a failed military coup—’a major…

July 21, 2022 Read more

Two Infamous Rulings By The Supreme Court Put America To Shame

Recently the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, which granted women the constitutional right to abortion, and the other ruling nullified a century-old New York law that forbid New Yorkers from carrying firearms in public. Both rulings are despicable as they will only severely undermine the health and security of millions of Americans Righting the…

July 1, 2022 Read more

The Abraham Accords’ Implications For The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

The Abraham Accords have been in the making for several years; what has ultimately brought them to fruition is the Arab states’ national security interests. By no means though have the Arab states abandoned the Palestinian cause, which will continue to haunt them and Israel until an independent Palestinian state is established Righting the Wrong…

June 24, 2022 Read more

A Treasonous President And A Nation In Peril

I am at a loss for words to express my horror as I watched the first segment of the public hearing of the Congressional committee investigating the January 6 insurrection. As long as the Republican Party denies what happened that infamous day and Trump remains free, this country faces unprecedented peril. Righting the Wrong The…

June 10, 2022 Read more

The UNSC Is In Desperate Need Of Comprehensive Reforms

Many UN agencies were created that have and continue to provide critically important assistance in many fields, saving the lives and wellbeing of millions of people. Meanwhile, the UNSC has failed to maintain international peace and security which was its intended purpose. What it needs now is comprehensive reforms to make it relevant again. Righting…

June 4, 2022 Read more

The American Tragedy

I am at a loss for words to describe my utter outrage, my excruciating pain, and my revulsion at yet another massacre in what has become an unending cycle of carnage wrought by guns. The perpetrators are not only the murderers themselves but the Republican members of Congress who enable them to commit such heinous…

May 25, 2022 Read more

Beware America

I only echo the voices of thousands who sounded the alarm before me, but then again it cannot be said enough. America is facing unprecedented social and political peril. We must mobilize every resource humanly possible to prevent a catastrophe from happening before it is too late. Righting the Wrong Since Trump rose to power…

May 19, 2022 Read more

A New Strategy Is Needed To Address Iran’s Nuclear Program

A revised Iran nuclear deal based on the 2015 JCPOA could provide the basis for a new Biden administration strategy that would limit Iran’s nuclear program to peaceful purposes and ensure that Tehran’s public pronouncement that it is not seeking to acquire nuclear weapons becomes a de facto reality. Righting the Wrong Regardless of how…

May 4, 2022 Read more

Israel Needs The Palestinians As A Perpetual Enemy To Justify The Occupation

Israel’s harsh treatment of the Palestinians is designed to deepen Palestinian resentment and instigate “controlled” violence, which in turn allows Israeli governments to justify the continued occupation on national security grounds. It’s time for all Israelis to disabuse themselves of the notion that the occupation is central to their national security, when in fact the…

April 14, 2022 Read more
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