Rewriting the New Political Order

Voter apathy, endless graft of Panama fabric, the tyranny of NRO-manufactured demagogues and the malicious EHM—Economic Hitmen—cobweb in the garb of 'return of democracy' since 2008 now seems to be worn, cracked and eventually on brink of…

Why Medina?

"An unpromising start", Peter Frankopan writes, "in a cave near Mecca had given birth to a cosmopolitan utopia of sorts".  As the two great powers of late antiquity—Roman Empire and Persia—flexed their muscles and prepared for a final…