Category Archives: Middle East


Israel, Iran, and the GOP

The staff at Times of Pol apologizes for the two month gap in article publication. Jack Seurat and Augustus York have assumed command of the website, and we are taking time out of our busy schedules to write some quality journalism for our readers. You can

Christians freeing in Iraq.

Silent Crimes on Christians in the Middle East: The Chaldean Genocide

Augustus York is TOP’s second featured columnist. He can be contacted by email at [email protected] and @theAugustusYork on Twitter. Six years ago, the bishop of Mosul, Paulos Faraj Rahho, was violently executed by extremist Islamic militants. His untimely death shocked Chaldean Christians around the world,

The Five Year Plan.

Educate Yourself: the Islamic State

ISIS has existed ever since 1999, yet the first action that drew significant international attention was the capture of Turkish diplomatic workers from the Turkish consulate in Mosul, Iraq on June 11, 2014. The story reached televisions from Turkey to the United States. Questions began