Category Archives: Government & Politics

May We Publicly, and Safely, Talk About the Muslim Brotherhood in Sweden?

On Friday, 17 November, I attended a book launch in Stockholm: The Return of the Caliphate: Reasons and Consequences, by Magnus Norell. The event is recorded on Youtube. (All proceedings were in English). The launch event was a panel-led seminar … Continue reading

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A 100-Year Lust for Petroleum Brings the Middle East to the Brink of a Water Crisis

The title of this article is my construction from what I learned, yesterday, at a valuable presentation of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), augmented by some other history and writings from this part of the world. The title … Continue reading

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