The Middle East

The Story of the Yazidis

April 12, 2018 Khalaf Dakheel 0

The Yazidi people are a small religious minority, and one of the most ancient religions in the world, though we currently number less than a million members worldwide. A peaceful and non-aggressive people living in northern Iraq, Syria, Turkey, and parts of Armenia and Georgia. […]

The Middle East

Syria: Iraq 2.0

April 5, 2018 Jackson Richman 0

Yes, ISIS is close to defeat, but the chaos in Syria is only growing. Now that the fight against ISIS in Syria is winding down, the real fight is about to begin, the fight for the future of Syria and the region, and this, even more than the fight against ISIS, is a fight which will decide the fate of the Middle East. […]

The Middle East

A Letter from a Yazidi Refugee

January 16, 2018 Khalaf Dakheel 0

Editor’s Note: This letter was originally published in The Jerusalem Post. By Khalaf Dakheel January 16, 2018 IDP camp, Iraq Dear World, I’m Khalaf Dakheel. I am a 17-year-old Yazidi. My people have always been peaceful and […]

The Middle East

The Forgotten Genocide

December 20, 2017 Brian Davis 0

This article appeared in another outlet and has been republished with the author’s permission. By Brian Davis The third day of August, 2014 is an unforgettable date for Iraq’s Yazidi religious minority. On this fateful […]

Europe

Remember Trump and Sweden?

November 10, 2017 Jackson Richman 0

By Jackson Richman At a rally last February, President Donald Trump may have slipped by saying “Look at what’s happening in Sweden.” Ironically, it turns out that Trump forecasted last month’s deadly attacks in the […]