Post Tagged with: "Politics of Parth"

SHAH: For China, Schools Key  To Future

SHAH: For China, Schools Key To Future

President Barack Obama flew to Beijing on Friday to meet with his counterpart, Xi Jinping, at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation summit. No doubt China’s recent flattening in growth was discussed; although growing at around 7 to 8 percent, this is a decline from the extremely rapid economic expansion of[Read More…]

by November 11, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
SHAH: A Warmer Welcome For Korean Defectors

SHAH: A Warmer Welcome For Korean Defectors

The news of the demolition of a symbolic Christmas tree along the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea is important to this chronic and pervasively psychological battle between the two nations. Defectors from North Korea to South Korea have increased since the devastating famine in the 1990s, and they[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
SHAH: In the Central African Republic, A Neglected Catastrophe

SHAH: In the Central African Republic, A Neglected Catastrophe

Imagine a place torn apart by sectarian violence, facing regime changes all the time, desperate for peace and facing crushing poverty due to the turmoil. Its natural resources are exploited in a clandestine manner in order to finance war operations, and the hopes and dreams of its citizens have been[Read More…]

by September 23, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
SHAH: The Lackluster American Follow-Through on Iraq

SHAH: The Lackluster American Follow-Through on Iraq

The recent coverage of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s rise in Iraq has shocked many Americans — seemingly suddenly, a tragic turn of events has unfolded just as Iraq looked stable. After all, we had left a sovereign state in 2011 with a democratic government under a[Read More…]

by September 9, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top