Commentary

Violence Erupts in Central African Republic

On Dec. 5, violence erupted in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Re- public, between the Muslim coalition Seleka, currently in control of the country, and Christian militias attempting to gain territory and wreak revenge following Seleka’s March 2013 coup.



The West Should Not Appropriate Malala

While Americans celebrate Malala’s bravery against the Taliban, we were far less enthused over her rebuke to Obama that U. S. drone strikes fueled terrorism by increasing anti-American sentiment. It is not only hypocritical but also counterproductive for Americans to pat themselves on the back for praising Yousafzai with one hand and continue to support drone strikes with the other.






US Should Reform Immigration

The House will postpone voting on an immigration-reform bill that would provide a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants who do not have an excessive number of legal convictions and have lived in the United States since December of 2011.