America From the Middle
Musings From the Middle East
to the MidWest
Hyper-partisan politics is bad enough. But during election years, the amplified rhetoric is deafening. This column, America from the Middle, seeks to bridge that divide by toning down the conversation and having an honest discussion about the important issues that are too often drowned out by both sides.
About the Columnist: Rana B. Khoury
Rana B. Khoury is a writer and researcher whose interests and education span the Middle East and the Midwest. She received her BA in Political Science from American University and her MA in Arab Studies from Georgetown University. She has spent one-year stints living and working in Syria and Singapore. She is currently focusing on the impact of the economic downturn on Ohioans. She blogs at http://ranakhoury.com.