Nov 14, 2013
Will Jordanians seriously consider decentralisation?
A conference on participatory democracy organised by the French Cultural Centre in cooperation with Al Rai Studies Centre opened in Amman on Wednesday.
Wall Street Journal
A Jordanian Builds a Home on the Edge
Dow Jones Reprints: This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers, use the Order Reprints tool at the bottom of any article or visit www.djreprints.com The understated earth-tone house of Jordanian architect and painter Ammar Khammash has its ... (more)
Stop saying "support our troops" rants VA Tech...
Steven Salaita, an associate professor at Virginia Tech wrote an op ed column on Salon.com calling for American's to stop saying 'support the troops,' calling the phrase 'trite and tiresome'.
Catholic World News
1st Catholic university inaugurated in Jordan
Four years after Pope Benedict blessed its cornerstone during his apostolic journey to the Holy Land, the first Catholic university in Jordan held its inauguration ceremony.