The Lebanese were right-- they are the center of the universe
The Lebanese have been, for better or for worse, stigmatized with an elitist pride of their heritage.
Study confirms that Lebanon is indeed the centre of the universe
In what has been dubbed ‘the biggest I-told-you-so moment in the history of mankind’, a four-year scientific study has confirmed that Lebanon is indeed the centre of the universe.
Source: Karl reMarks
Where is Syrian humanitarian aid money going?
The international community pledged more than $1.5bn in humanitarian aid to Syria, but most has not been handed over.
Source: Al Jazeera Blog
Syrian, Iraqi jihadi groups said to be cooperating
Uh-oh! Jihadis in Syria and Iraq are sharing secrets and Iraq has asked for some American drone help, pronto!
Source: Diaa Hadid
ISLAM, POLITICS AND ACADEMIA
This is from a piece I wrote for The Chronicle of Higher Education looking at the fights that have erupted, after the uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt, over the role of religionon campus.
Source: The Arabist