Issues / War & Peace
Wrestling is the new ping pong when it comes to U.S.-Iranian relations.
East Asia is invisible to the average American — for better and worse.
Our foreign policy is aggressive, parochial, and hard-hearted. Unless voters finally demand differently, our next president will be the same.
While ISIS makes war on the world's vast majority of "moderate Muslims," hardliners in the West pretend they don't exist.
The Middle East is hardly a cheery place these days. But there's one silver lining: The Iran deal is paying off big.
Lifting of sanctions will be most significant for the Iranian people as Iran reintegrates into the world economy.
A powerful new solo show on the Israel-Palestine conflict presents the sounds of one man wrestling.
Statement from Phyllis Bennis, IPS's Middle East expert
But we must not take the survival of the nuclear deal for granted, because it still has many powerful opponents.
Americans must take responsibility for the havoc their government is perpetuating in the Middle East.