I had now made it to Grand Central, after a grueling trip that started at dawn in warm Hurghada on the Red Sea, passed through Cairo International and JFK, and ended up on the NYC Airporter Express shuttle bus, with the night cold and blustery. I had been away from America for seven months, and … Continue reading Passages


The noun kasfa in Arabic means humiliation, which is what the latest episodes of the Konafa Head presidency are doing for America. My nuclear button is bigger than yours... Bannon has nothing to do with my presidency... Manafort suing the JD... Nimrata (the US's first Sikh UN ambassador) threatening to cut off aid to the PA... … Continue reading Kasfa