The Wrath of Khans?

In between musings about the economy and his republic’s famous honey, Rustem Khamitov admits he is the last President of Bashkortostan. In case your knowledge of ‘stan’ geography is a bit rusty, Bashkortostan is a semi-autonomous republic

Che Guevara’s Racism

When Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., chastised Jay-Z and Beyonce in a TV interview for their recent trip to Cuba, he especially criticized Jay-Z for his adoration of Che Guevara. “I

What Two-State Solution?

As if riding the Washington, D.C. Metro during rush hour weren’t unpleasant enough, as of last month, we now have to be subjected to this: “Jewish and Proud, and AIPAC

America’s Forgotten Iraqi Allies

The recent 10th anniversary of the start of the Iraq War, has led many commentators to reflect on what was undoubtedly the biggest U.S foreign policy mistake of a generation.