The Middle East theater explores the so-called “Greater Middle East”; it includes Western and Central Asia, Israel, and the largely Islamic regions of North Africa.
We’re looking for volunteers to help direct this theater; if interested, please contact us.
(We’re looking, in particular, for suggestions about the most influential expressions about America from the Middle East; tell us what should be in our archives, and why, in the “Middle East — Founders” section of our forums.)
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[…]“President-elect Donald Trump will assume office on the strength of his promise to fundamentally reconfigure US foreign policy and in so doing quickly resolve America’s growing list of foreign political and economic challenges.
It is crucial to understand that Trump would not be where he is today without a campaign centred on not only resentment of the elites of which he is a card-carrying member, but on vulgar demagoguery that whipped up growing waves of hatred against difference whether at home or abroad.” […]