Samuel Sweeney
Samuel Sweeney

Sam Sweeney is a former Capitol Hill staffer and has worked on the response to the Syria crisis from Gaziantep, Turkey, and Beirut, Lebanon. He is currently a master’s student in Islamic-Christian Relations at l’Université Saint-Joseph in Beirut and a freelance Arabic/English translator.

Foreign Junkets Are Pork For Privileged Kids Sponsored By Their Debt-Deadened Futures

No longer taking money out of working families’ paychecks to send upper middle-class kids abroad seems like a good place to start.

The Right Approach To The Middle East Is Between Interventionism And Isolationism

A conservative approach toward the Middle East today should not be a choice between the two extremes of isolationism or global policing.