The Syrian-Iranian relations and the rationale behind it

On the basis of the previous analysis of Iran’s and Syria’s individual foreign policy principles/behaviors and the development of the Syrian-Iranian relations, has the Syrian-Iranian alliance made sense in the past and does it make sense in the context of the 2011 Syrian uprising? Preventing isolation There are good reasons to argue in favour of…

Egypt’s Economic Issues

Many people would not be suprised that the revolutionary events that have been defining Egypt over the last 2 years, have had a very significant impact on the Egpytian economy. This post attempts to highlight how the Egptian economy has been affected by the Revolution.   Tourism Egypt has been well-known as being a popular…

Providing Solutions Through Journalism

Originally posted on Mindful Musings:
I stumbled across this video while aimlessly browsing the Internet. I thought it showed an interesting perspective on journalism. Although I’ve always struggled with the negative news journalism (especially broadcast) spews, I never considered the need for the media to provide solutions to these issues it makes public. I just…