Occupy Foreign Affairs

Inequality has become so extreme that even the foreign policy elite is worried.

Israel’s Pickle: Iran (Part 2)

Some Israelis argue that Israel alone is responsible for preventing Iran from gaining the necessary technology for nuclear weapons.

The Arab World’s Intifada

The Arab World’s Intifada

The Arab Spring may have started in early 2011, but its origins link directly to the non-violent, society-wide mobilization that transformed Palestine’s national struggle beginning in the late 1980s.

Iran Plot: A Pretext for War

Iran Plot: A Pretext for War

The real target of the fishy Iranian “plot” could be the U.S.-Iranian relationship itself — and that would be a sorry miscalculation.

A Silver Lining for Palestine?

The author explores Washington’s vitriolic response to the Palestinian Authority’s plan to declare statehood.

The Prisoner Swap

The Prisoner Swap

The prisoner exchange between Israel and Hamas reflects the power of occupation and the power of changing circumstances.