The hysteria surrounding Trump’s temporary ban on travelers from the world’s most lawless countries contrasts sharply with the actions taken by Obama to restrict access to one of the world’s most beautiful places – Russia’s Crimea.
Russia’s capital is both the founder city and the symbol of Russia. It has been also been the ideological capital of world Communism. Today it is free for the first time to be not just a symbol but the capital of modern Russia.
Francois Hollande’s decision to drop out of the French Presidential race is an attempt to find a candidate who can defend the elite neoliberal French and EU consensus against the twin threats of Francois Fillon and Marine Le Pen.
In 2005, the Lebanese born comedian Dom Joly drove through Lebanon and Syria on a trip down memory lane. Now, the lost memories are shared by millions in Syria who have seen much of their beautiful country destroyed by war and terrorism.