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There are two opposed beliefs about homosexuality—or gay sex, or the more neutral and perhaps accurate term all-male sex—in the Roman Empire. The...

The Medes and Persians had roamed slowly over several hundred years from the steppes to the Iranian plateau but they had been preceded 1000 years...

Ukraine has degenerated from a Russian/Soviet region into an American colony.

Sufism (Tasawwuf) Somebody asked Abu Hafs: “Who is a Sufi?”   He answered: “A Sufi does not ask who a Sufi is.”

When we say that the mega-corporations are secondary actors in international relationships and that commonly require the states to act, we are not...

As Africans went formal through the acquisition of western education, a critical question of that era is, before the “independence” of most African...

Professor Sean Gabb, lecturer, political activist and the author of nine historical novels about early years of the Byzantium Empire, explains how...

The remembrance of war, the remembrance of those who die in battle in any friction of combat, is sacred if understood in the political and cultural...

Germany’s past casts a long shadow. Last summer, Greeks protesting against the stringent terms of the EU bailout brandished pictures of Angela Merkel...

In this brief analysis and evaluation, we shall consider the Ottoman Empire and Turkey as a single concept, since ‘neo-Ottomanism’ is currently all...

Some voices are rising today in our region because of the failure of the agreement between Russia and Turkey to flush out militants from Aleppo....

In the 16th century, a Russian monk, Filofej, coined the expression “third Rome” to emphasize the spiritual role assumed by Moscow following the fall...

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