Posts tagged "sunni"
From Beirut, Irina Papkova describes in the second of two posts how former political opponents are maintaining Lebanon's fragile peace through a pluralistic, democratic system.
"The relationship between Lebanon and Syria is intricate and complicated, and the chaos in Syria presents serious challenges for its tiny neighbor to the west," writes Irina Papkova in the first of two posts from Beirut in the aftermath of the October 19 bomb blast.
Nothing Can Stop Us Now 07 November 2004 Marines. Iraq. Yesterday. Jeff Sharlet: Yesterday “Weekend America,” a new public radio program produced by “Marketplace,” aired a brief discussion between host Barbara Bogaev, Lee Edwards of the conservative Heritage Foundation, and myself. Our topic? “American greatness,” a phrase used by Bush in his victory speech. The man from Heritage,...