ISIS


A recent article published by the Washington Institute interestingly separates sectarianism into three types. 1) Institutionalized Sectarianism 2) Incidental Sectarianism 3) Exploitative Sectarianism Institutionalized Sectarianism “Some groups and states have integrated sectarian themes into the very fabric of their political, cultural, and educational systems. Sectarianism, in other words, has been […]

The Three Types of Sectarianism by the Washington Institute


RAND Report: http://www.rand.org/content/dam/rand/pubs/perspectives/PE100/PE182/RAND_PE182.pdf It is important to know that the RAND corporation are no ordinary think-tank. They are one of the leading think-tanks in America that have shaped policy and decision making at the highest level. This is why any analysis that come out of RAND, you can be sure that […]

RAND’s peace plan for Syria


1
In June 2015 Brookings Institution released a  paper titled Deconstructing Syria: Towards a regionalized strategy for a confederal country that detailed the policy that the U.S. should take in solving the Syrian crises that was unsurprisingly fomented by them. In this short post I will look at some of the key […]

The confederal and autonomous zones of Syria – Master Plan ...



3
Is this another example of ISIS’s lack of political awareness or is it the same tactic used by the West to drag in other nations into the coalition? This is similar to the situation with the Jordanian pilot whereby ISIS carried out a horrific public stunt with high level video […]

Suruc Suicide Attack – Another example of ISIS’s lack of ...