<http://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-echochambers-28977365 This article is not so much notable for pointing out that there is no simple solution to the situation in Iraq as it is
This Is What Wannabe Jihadists Order on Amazon Before Leaving for Syria “In 2008, a classified briefing note on radicalisation, prepared by MI5’s behavioural
http://www.vox.com/2014/6/4/5776804/note-taking-by-hand-versus-laptop?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_name=share-button&utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=article-share-top Back to school! “the psychologists who conducted the new research, believe it’s because students on laptops usually just mindlessly type everything a professor says.
http://pomeps.org/2014/03/24/the-obama-doctrine/ An analysis of the US’ Middle East strategy under Obama from Gary Sick, founder of the Gulf 2000 project at Columbia University.
http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/who-are-yezidis_802256.html Some background information on the Yezidis. The picture above was taken at Lalish, the Yezidis spiritual homeland.
An insightful and optimistic analysis of the nuclear talks.