Category Archives: Middle Eastern Affairs


A good prosecutor can indict a ham sandwich” –Saul Wachler       By now the dust has settled from FBI Director’s half-hearted whitewash of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server instead of following established … Continue reading

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A Terrible Beauty: Easter, 1916

In consideration of the season, following is William Butler Yeats’ famous poem, Easter, 1916.  It is both commentary on, and witness to, the Easter Rebellion in Dublin of that year.  For those familiar with the events, it needs no commentary; … Continue reading

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