Archive for December, 2011

Russian gamble on Syria

For a very long time, Iran, with its controversial nuclear ambitions was the most reliable ally for Russia in the Middle East. This region that holds the biggest oil reserves in the world is of immense strategic importance and the battle over it is heating almost by the day. China, Europe, US, and Russia, are […]

West, Islam, and guardians of ignorance

Since the dawn of time, ignorance was one of the best tools to control and manipulate people. Throughout the course of history, this control was practiced in different ways, but the concept always remained the same – Controlling what people know allows you to control them. In the medieval ages the church used to burn […]