Category Archives: Conflict

What’s the Deal With Segregation by Incarceration, and the Need to Listen?

Hello All! Welcome another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that attempts to reintroduce rational thought during a time when all sense of American history has somehow been forgotten. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss the large-scale American cultural … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Americans Fighting in Syria?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that doesn’t overhype fairly obvious observations. As the controversial new wave of American led coalition airstrikes continue to hit targets in Syria and Iraq, new revelations that there … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Royal Outlaws in Malaysia?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that explains the Sultanate of Sulu so you don’t have to! In this week’s post, we’ll look at a fascinating small scale invasion by a rag-tag militant group … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a French Gesture in Algiers?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of What’s the Deal?”, the blog that rarely makes conciliatory remarks to its former colonies. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss a trip to Algeria by the French President Francois Hollande and what it … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With All These Global Maritime Disputes?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that doesn’t repeat itself that often. In this week’s post we’ll discuss the continuing squabbles in different coastal regions of the world over water boundaries and country ownership. … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With the Not-so-Awesome Violence in Assam?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that knows the “Chicken Neck” from the mainland leads to a people desiring autonomy. In this week’s blog, we’ll discuss this summer’s violence in the Northeastern Indian state … Continue reading

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