Middle East

By J. Thomas Gratowski
February 17, 2014

By John Stafford
January 2, 2014

Israel cannot afford to become a garrison state locked in perpetual conflict with enemies both inside and outside of its borders. The United States is the only country capable of pressuring Israel to make the difficult, but necessary, concessions for peace.

By Samia Basille
November 4, 2013

An alternative analysis of Lowry’s arguments leads to a much more optimistic view of the current dialogue between Iran and the P5+1 (the five permanent U.N Security Council members and Germany).

By Josh Khoury
October 28, 2013

A little distance between the United States and Saudi Arabia is good, if it allows Saudi Arabia to take the lead on Syria.

By Jennifer Lowry
October 14, 2013

In comparison with his predecessors, Rouhani seems like the breakthrough the world has been waiting for. He publicly stated that the Holocaust was a crime, and even tweeted a “blessed Rosh Hashanah” message to Jews around the world. But can this so-called “charm offensive” be trusted?


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