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Entries by Ahmed Shihab-Eldin from 08/2012

No-Fly Zone In Syria: Why Not?

Posted 08.17.2012 | World

Despite the ongoing atrocities in Syria, the international community remains deeply divided over whether to institute a no-fly zone over the country. ...

Thomas Friedman: U.S. Middle East Policy 'All About Oil,' Not Human Rights

Posted 08.22.2012 | World

"It's all about oil," Thomas Friedman told me, summing up the main motivation behind U.S. foreign policy in the Arab world in just five words. In a...

Guantanamo Former Detainee, Guards Talk To HuffPost Live

Posted 08.22.2012 | World

Last week the Miami Herald reported the 168 remaining inmates at Guantanamo Bay had stopped checking out Harry Potter books from the prison library an...

Whopping Wastefulness: America's Food Waste Problem And What We Can Do About It (VIDEO)

Posted 08.24.2012 | Huffington Post

A study released Tuesday revealed that Americans throw away 40% of the food supply annually, a 50% increase since the 1970s that totals to roughly $16...