Georgie Anne Geyer

Georgie Anne Geyer by Georgie Anne Geyer

October 14, 2014

Madness of Isis Is a New Chapter in an Old Story

WASHINGTON -- As Halloween approaches, with its tradition of terror appearing this year to be present in the rage of the ISIS warriors marching toward Baghdad, my thoughts turn once more to moving to New Zealand. Or perhaps Singapore or Bora Bora. Somewhere far, far away from all the madness. But at... continue

October 07, 2014

Football Frenzy May Be Running Its Course

WASHINGTON -- I hate to admit it, but every time I see a football game on television, my mind spins back to the lions and the Roman gladiators chasing one another around the coliseums of the Roman Empire. There is only one catch: I'm rooting for the lions to win! That is surely not the general... continue

September 30, 2014

Bosnian Imam Brings Message of Hope for Religious Peace

WASHINGTON -- The autumn of 1992 in the Balkans was lived, not to the whisper of leaves falling, but to the roar of warfare sweeping through Croatia and Bosnia. The nights in Zagreb were particularly horrible -- the Serbs were only 30 miles away, and the shooting and bombing never seemed to stop. ... continue

September 23, 2014

Barack Obama: War President?

WASHINGTON -- When some of my friends asked me last weekend why Barack Obama seemed so, well, they couldn't quite get the word, but you can bet your life it wasn't going to be complimentary. Even though I have long been an admirer of the president, my patience has been tested recently, too.... continue

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