The assault on American democracy and its global standing originated not in Moscow but in Washington, and across the length and breadth of the United States. Like the Soviet Empire before it, America is crumbling under the weight of its own contradictions.
Although Egypt has been eclipsed on the Western media radar, it remains caught in a deadly bind between popular jingoism and religious demagoguery.
No Muslim in their right mind would support far-right Christian groups in the West, though they may well symathise with their Muslim equivalents elsewhere.
By Khaled Diab Tragic as the deaths of young British soldiers in Afghanistan are, why is the media not mourning Afghan civilian casualties? 13 July 2009 Every human life is precious. But there is something disturbing about the UK media’s…