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Israel Ambassadors Support Deal With Iran

Joe Cirincione | Posted 07.27.2016 | Politics
Joe Cirincione

These ambassadors join the overwhelming majority of former diplomats and national security officials who have come out in favor of the deal to block all of Iran's pathways to a bomb. There is fierce opposition to the agreement, but most is from political figures and neoconservative groups, with few former senior officials backing them.

Former U.S. Ambassador To Egypt Celebrates Mubarak Release

Huffington Post | Alexandra Schuster | Posted 08.21.2013 | World

Former U.S. Ambassador to Egypt Frank Wisner sat down with HuffPost Live's Ahmed Shihab-Eldin to share his thoughts on the news that an Egyptian court...

Obama W. Bush Does His Banana Republic Thing

Jan Herman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jan Herman

When Noam Chomsky or Ralph Nader or Glenn Greenwald or Paul Krugman or Chris Hedges or any number of Obama's leftwing critics call him a disgrace and ...

Plans For Egypt's Transition Do Not Speak to Intensifying Financial Crisis

Danny Schechter | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Danny Schechter

Mummies and Dummies: Leave Or Stay, The Egyptian Crisis Will Only Get Deeper With No Quick Fix Likely A Focus On The Political Battle Conceals An Eco...

Crisis Diplomacy In Egypt

Wolfgang Danspeckgruber | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Wolfgang Danspeckgruber

My career-long investigation into the best practices of crisis diplomacy has consistently led me to a singular and understated fact -- perception forms reality.

"The Empire's Bagman:" Obama's Egypt Envoy Frank Wisner Says Mubarak Should Stay (VIDEO)

Democracy Now! | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Democracy Now!

The official U.S. response to events unfolding in Egypt remains mixed. And over the weekend, the Obama administration distanced itself from U.S. "crisis envoy" to Egypt, Frank Wisner.

The Muslim Brotherhood's "Hood"

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

As the Brotherhood thrusts itself into a central role in any post-Mubarak transitional coalition, the Brotherhood's rabid ideological brand of Islam is raising the specter of an Egypt potentially slipping into the hands of Islamic extremists.

The Exhumation of Crossfire

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

As the creator of the original Crossfire, I think I'm qualified to comment on the new television program created for Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker. To be blunt, I can't think of a worse idea.

A New Year's Resolution for France- Put Albert Camus In The Pantheon

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Ehrmann

While the left snivels over the literary Camus, the compte rendu on the author is that of an individual who touched the world in an effort to promote the universal rights of man implicit in the French social contract.