Tag Archive | Arab spring

James Donaldson’s Book Review – The Forever War by Dexter Filkins

The Forever War allows us a visceral understanding of today’s battlefields and of the experiences of the people on the ground, warriors and innocents alike. It is a brilliant, fearless work, not just about America’s wars after 9/11, but ultimately about the nature of war itself. This was a fascinating book that took you read into […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review – The Devil We Don’t Know: The Dark Side of Revolutions in the Middle East by Nonie Darwish

This was a hard-hitting, straight to the point approach of the various dynamics in the Middle East, since the “Arab Spring.” I think that the author could use a more diplomatic and unbiased approach, but she obviously has a huge beef to raise against the religion of Islam and the Muslim people. I don’t think […]