As Whoopi said on her show "Americans can't tell the difference between Arabs and Persians." Well, I doubt if all the geography lessons in the world can show the average voter the difference between an Assyrian, a Syrian, or an Iraqi. Maybe a movie starring Cher as an Assyrian mom on the run from Saddam !
Isn't there a big Chaldean community in the UAE? On one of my visits there I remember reading about a Chaldean priest who was arrested for distributing religious literature. I thought it was interesting that the Dubai press would report it, but wondered what would come of his arrest.
Atheism is Myth Understood.