Daily Archives: August 21, 2012

The Old Ways

When people and nations are faced with difficulties and challenges, there is usually a default option that is chosen based on comfort and plenty of experience, whether that option is a good one or (more often) a bad one. We … Continue reading

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My Family And I Against The World

The Arabs have a proverb about the relationship between family and politics. The parable goes something like this: “My brothers and I against each other. My brothers and I against our cousins. My family and I against the world.” This … Continue reading

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