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Foreign Policy Reporter Jumps To The Daily Beast

Foreign Policy Reporter Jumps To The Daily Beast

Michael Calderone  10.30.2014
NEW YORK –- Foreign Policy magazine's Shane Harris will join The Daily Beast next week to cover intelligence and national security. Daily...
Americans Are Not Isolationists

Americans Are Not Isolationists

David Fontana  10.30.2014
Because of their lesser interest in foreign policy, the American people are not isolationists. They are simply open-minded, subject to...
The Leaderless Political Orphans of Jerusalem Revolt

The Leaderless Political Orphans of Jerusalem Revolt

Daoud Kuttab  10.30.2014
The silent Intifada that is taking place today in Jerusalem is one result of the Israeli policy of denying Palestinians their rights and...
Let's Innovate Against ISIS

Let's Innovate Against ISIS

Toni Verstandig  10.30.2014
Technology is a pathway to knowledge, and it is knowledge that will ultimately curb extremism and promote pluralism in the region.
Rand Paul's Message on Foreign Policy

Rand Paul's Message on Foreign Policy

Daniel R. DePetris  10.29.2014
Whether you love him or hate him, Rand Paul is succeeding in doing something that other Republican candidates have not done in a very long...

If Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei Dies, What Next?

Majid Rafizadeh  10.28.2014
There have been rumors about Khamenei's health conditions for several years. Nevertheless, in the last few weeks, more and more images...

Why a Palestinian State Is Essential

Rabbi Michael M. Cohen  10.27.2014
If Israel continues to go down its present very narrow and rigid definition of security it may achieve that particular ambition, but at...
Should the US Get More Involved in the Middle East?

Should the US Get More Involved in the Middle East?

Amanda Botfeld  10.24.2014
Earlier this month, the U.K. newspaper the Telegraph published an article voicing how Americans feel about the Middle East: "worried, but...
U.S. Reaps Iraqi Whirlwind: Washington Should Get Out Before It's Too Late

U.S. Reaps Iraqi Whirlwind: Washington Should Get Out Before It's Too Late

Doug Bandow  10.22.2014
The administration's Iraq policy has failed. The U.S. is more entangled in conflict and war; Americans have been killed in retaliation...
America's Distrust Of Foreign Languages

America's Distrust Of Foreign Languages

Frank Breslin  10.20.2014
Foreign languages help free us from ethnocentrism, the delusion that we alone are the measure of all things human, and they connect us...
The Value of Energy to Our Warfighters

The Value of Energy to Our Warfighters

Michael Wu  10.20.2014
The USS America is the latest evidence that our military sees the connection between energy and effectiveness.

The Kurdish Experiment in Radical Decentralism and Why Kobani Must Be Saved

Jim Schumacher and Debbie Bookchin  10.20.2014
My father's impassioned plea for military assistance from November 1956 is more relevant today than ever. As long as organized Kurdish...

Israel Sounds Alarm on Threat of Islamic Republic

Majid Rafizadeh  10.17.2014
As the deadline for the final nuclear deal between the P5+1 and the Islamic Republic becomes closer, and as the world powers appear to...
Excuse Me, But We Never 'Won' in Iraq

Excuse Me, But We Never 'Won' in Iraq

Dennis Jett  10.16.2014
While it may not be popular with fellow thugs, the Islamic State has managed to take over much of Iraq and Syria. Predictably, Washington...