The Question of Electability

We are a few days away from the make-or-break New York Democratic Primary in which Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders will face former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a ferocious battle for the Democratic nomination. Sanders seeks to increase his winning streak  to nine in a row in his home state while simultaneously placing a major dent in his […]

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Month of Terror

Last Sunday, Syrian troops loyal to President Bashar al-Assad managed to drive out Daesh (Islamic State) forces from the ancient city of Palmyra this past weekend with the help of Russian air support, nearly a year after it fell to the self-proclaimed caliphate. This defeat is the latest in a string of losses that the Daesh has suffered […]

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