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Palestinians and Sharon

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 03.17.2014 | World
Daoud Kuttab

For some reason the passing of Ariel Sharon after the withdrawal from Gaza and the long years in a coma have taken away some of the bitterness that many felt about Ariel Sharon.

The Power of an Eyebrow

Don Meyer, Ph.D. | Posted 11.18.2013 | College
Don Meyer, Ph.D.

What does it take to make a difference? Who knows what anyone can do with a love of cars or the ability to make a delicious chicken sandwich, twist dough into pretzels or simply raise an eyebrow.

Gingrich Contradicts Israeli Government Position

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 02.13.2012 | World
Daoud Kuttab

While Newt Gingrich's comments to a Jewish media outlet that Palestinians are an invented people was pretty bad, what was worse is what happened (or didn't happen) afterwards.

Jerusalem: The Stumbling Block of the Last Decade

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daoud Kuttab

If we have learned anything in this past bloody decade in Palestine and Israel, it is that violence only begets violence. Non-violent solutions require empathy and sympathy as well as justice and fairness.

Why Can't We Just Say "Obama, We're Proud of You?"

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

The Nobel being awarded to Obama is the world saying loud and clear that the right wing zealots in the United States are out-of-line with everybody else on the planet.