Pope Francis on Syria

The Pope tweeted this morning to all of the leaders at the G20 summit that we need to seek a resolution to the current crisis without using military force. Continuing his trend of anti-military messages, Pope Francis tweeted, “Rather, let there be a renewed commitment to seek, with courage and determination, a peaceful solution through dialogue…

Today’s global politics and Russia

Russia seems to be attracting a lot of attention this week.  First the G20 meeting was hosted in St. Petersburg, and now they’re becoming a hot topic in the Syria discussion.  At the G20 meeting a number of people witnessed a handful of tense moments unfold between Russian President Vladimir Putin and American President Barrack Obama.  At the economic…