Category Archives: Crossroads

Egypt’s Triumph Over Dictators

Jack Barry Professor Williams COR – Arab Spring VITAMINS Essay   Egypt’s Triumph Over Dictators The Arab spring showcased a wave of uprising across the Arab World in which oppressed populations overthrew totalitarian governments. However, many nations ended up either dissolving into war zones, or erecting new religious governments that just as oppressive as before. […]

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The Great Game and Silk Road Exploration

The Silk Road was one of the greatest and most legendary trade routes ever created in history, but it was not always an easy route to take. It was plagued by harsh terrain, bandits and thieves, and military powers during several different wars and hostile takeovers. To many outside of the region, central Asia was […]

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