In 1948, Palestinians were forcefully displaced from their homes, creating a refugee crisis.

Century Long Conflict between Israel and Palestine Explained

Current situation The conflict between Israel and Palestine traces back to centuries of religious, ideological, and territorial strifes. According to Human Rights Watch, the discriminatory policies in Israel have amounted to a crime of apartheid (‘Apartheid’ claim, Israel and the … Continue reading Century Long Conflict between Israel and Palestine Explained

An artist's interpretation of the Knights Templar fighting during one of the Crusades

An Overview of the Crusades and the Rise and Fall of the Knights Templar

The Knights Templar, fierce warriors of the Crusades and protectors of Christian pilgrims, hold a history and reputation filled with myths and unsolved mysteries. A large organization of devout Christians formed an order, the Templar Order, during the medieval era. … Continue reading An Overview of the Crusades and the Rise and Fall of the Knights Templar

Botswana Garden of Eden

The Garden of Eden and Archaeological Evidence of Its Existence

Today’s canonical texts of Western literature and iconographic artworks owe their repertoire to the Bible and one of its most debated elements: the Garden of Eden, whose existence has been negotiated for centuries. According to the biblical narrative, the Garden … Continue reading The Garden of Eden and Archaeological Evidence of Its Existence