Fragmentation and collapse of the health system in Gaza is partly due to Israeli blockade and continued political violence. Meanwhile, homes, families and innocent lives are being destroyed by militants on both sides of the conflict: bombings in Gaza accounted to more than 2000 casualties in 2014.
I came across this book in a book store in San Francisco this August. Having previously heard about the book and being very much intrigued by Boris Johnson's name emblazoned across the cover, I decided to turn The Churchill Factor into my final read of the summer before all my energy would be dedicated to read module reading on pdf files.
Vladimir Putin: Time Magazine’s #1 most influential person in 2015, has shown a remarkable talent throughout his early life and political career for ‘getting the job done’. His authoritatively democratic regime has carried out policies that provides a new lease of life to traditional Russian values (such as Russian Orthodox Christianity) which has seen his popularity continue to soar to 82% over the past 16 years.
Hitchens is in my mind 'that clever bastard'. He backed causes I despised and yet, when I read his arguments, I find myself challenged