Middle East Muddle

Going to Pottery Barn

Going to Pottery Barn

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Daniel Martin Varisco


When the U.S. decided to liberate Iraq only a decade ago, Secretary of State Colin Powell issued a warning behind…More

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Dancing through Istanbul

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Daniel Martin Varisco


Turkey is all over the news these days.  Former Prime Minister and now President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is seen by…More

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The Trouble with ISIS

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Daniel Martin Varisco


A decade ago the Canadian Pakistani Muslim, Irshad Manji, published her controversial book, The Trouble with Islam.  She identified many…More

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