eight hundred pound gorilla

There is a historical “eight hundred pound gorilla” lurking in the background of almost every serious military and diplomatic incident…

Wahhabism: the Destruction of Islam

Wahhabism or Wahhabi mission is a sect, religious movement or branch of Islam. It has been variously described as “ultraconservative”, “austere”, “fundamentalist”, or “puritan(ical)” and as…

The Zionist Myth of Insecurity

From a Jewish perspective, the earliest roots of the Israel-Palestine go back to the mid-19th century, far away from the…

Neo-Con Elliott Abrams

Elliott Abrams is a former American diplomat, lawyer and political scientist who served in foreign policy positions for U.S. Presidents Ronald…