Or it did, but then switched back to religion again when the ideologies it had imported from Europe failed.
Chaos may be in store if oil-dependent countries lash out to distract from failed economic policies.
Islamists don’t distinguish between ideology and theology, making a discussion pointless.
Republicans won’t win the presidential election this year only by raising evangelical, white turnout.
Saudi Arabia is stepping up its rivalry with Iran at a when the United States are disengaging.
The property tycoon and presidential candidate promises a return to better days that never really were.
If Germany is serious about stopping Russia bullying Ukraine, it can’t build a pipeline behind its back.
Turkey may have been trying to prevent a unified front being formed to defeat the Islamic State.
Turkey’s priorities are suppressing Kurdish nationalism and toppling Bashar Assad in Syria.
The radical Islamist group is hoping the West will either shrink from the fight or overreact.
Republican voters in blue states have more power than Republican voters in red states.
So long as all parties in Syria are determined to destroy each other, America has little reason to get involved.