Tag Archive: ISIL

The Syrian Civil War FAQ (Or: What the hell is going on in Syria these days?)

For those who have heard but don’t really know, here’s the what what of Syria’s nasty civil war.

America Goes to War with the Islamic State (And Once More, It’s All About Oil)

Nobody who has ever seen The Road should be all that horrified by what ISIS has done. When you’re in a post-acocalyptic nightmare land, you’ll grasp onto whatever straws of order you can… Continue reading