Tags » Ethnic Conflict

Thinking Aloud: "Midnight at the Pera Palace," The Book

June 27, 2015 by Darius 

I recently read Midnight at the Pera Palace: The Birth of Modern Istanbul by Georgetown University history professor Charles King.  King tells the story of Istanbul, and by extension Turkey, through the first half of the 20th century, using a famous Istanbul hotel, the Pera Palace, as a focus point. 309 more words

Thinking Aloud

Thinking Aloud: Kurdistan in Syria, To Be or Not to Be?

June 24, 2015 by Darius 

In a development that didn’t attract much attention in the Western press, Kurdish militias forced ISIS out of the town of Tell Abyad on the Turkish-Syrian border – and Turkey is upset about that.  553 more words

Thinking Aloud

News You Really Need To See: "Can Reconciliation Heal Sri Lankan War Wounds?"

“Can Reconciliation Heal Sri Lankan War Wounds?”

The Washington Post, June 14, 2015, p.A17


“When Parameswari Uthayakumaran saw her house last month for the first time in 25 years, she stood in the rubble and wept.   332 more words

News You Really Need To See

We Don't Believe Mass Media

As reactionaries, we know precisely how to process mass media: we simply reverse its message.

The gist of the following slick and highly edited video is that most people are Antifas. 54 more words

European Nationalism

Black Grievance Industry at a Traffic Stop

Although I don’t recommend wasting 18 and a half minutes of your life confirming what we all know, I can’t help but point out this video of a traffic stop a few nights ago in New Jersey. 352 more words

Ethnic Conflict

Génération Identitaire

This French youth organization occupied the office of the European Commission Saturday and demonstrated against mass immigration into Europe.

Génération Identitaire’s press release is here… 37 more words

European Nationalism

Our quarrel with the foe

“Those that I fight I do not hate / those that I guard I do not love” said Yeats’s Irish airman in the First World War. 488 more words

Intercultural Communication