Contains an excellent diagram summarising the relationships between the different states and groups vying for power in the Middle East. Published in the Washington Post but originally made by blogger, the Big Pharaoh.
The Middle East "Explained"
The History Vault @ Slate Magazine
Slate Magazine's "The Vault" is an excellent source for all things historical.
Discussion of the intentions behind Hayao Miyazaki's latest film on the Financial Times.
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