The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer: Egyptian soccer player criticizes Sisi in reflection of mounting discontent

You told the people come out and let me to fight terrorism. The people filled the streets even though (fighting terrorism) should’ve been your job in the first place. Ever since then everyone is dying, civilians, soldiers and policemen and where are you? All we ever get from you is words Source: The Turbulent World […]

Murder in the Air | Veterans Today

The attack took place in Iranian airspace, over Iran’s territorial waters in the Persian Gulf, and on the flight’s usual flight path. The aircraft, an Airbus A300 B2-203, was destroyed by SM-2MR surface-to-air missiles fired from the Vincennes. All 290 on board, including 66 children and 16 crew, died Source: Murder in the Air | […]

The Superpower Conundrum | Tom Engelhardt

it’s not hard to imagine the U.S. in decline. The greatest power in history, the “unipolar power,” can’t build a single mile of high-speed rail? Really? And its Congress is now mired in an argument about whether funds can even be raised to keep America’s highways more or less pothole-free. Source: The Superpower Conundrum | Tom Engelhardt