Opinions & Editorials
Is the Palestinian Authority too weak, particularly in the face of current atrocities in Gaza, to have the support of the people?
July 21, 2014
Many areas of the world, especially the Middle East, seem embroiled in conflict. But if we look back at history we have to admit the world has made progress.
July 20, 2014
From the Malaysian airliner being the reason for World War III to ISIS killing three Israeli teens to divert attention away from Iraq, conspiracy theories are dangerous distractions from the truth.
July 16, 2014
Will a ceasefire take us back to square one in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
July 15, 2014
The emerging threat from groups like ISIS must be stopped by Sunni Arabs with help from the international community.
July 13, 2014
When missiles are launched into Israel, Israelis got to bomb shelters. The same cannot be said in Gaza however. Why don't Palestinians use bomb shelters?
July 11, 2014
As the Gaza strikes continue and Hamas responds with rockets, Jonathan Power takes a minute to reflect on how this crisis-and so many others-have destroyed lives....and childhoods.
July 9, 2014
With the help of America, Israel has persecuted an indigenous people, annexed even more land and now launched yet another war in Gaza. Was peace ever on the table?
July 8, 2014
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS, is enforcing a strict and extreme Sharia law on the people forced to live under his rule.
July 6, 2014
ISIS won't be resting anytime soon, not even for Ramadan. As its operations will no doubt increase during the holy month, the world needs to open its eyes and take this militant group seriously.
July 2, 2014
It's unforgivable what happened to the three Israeli teenagers killed by Palestinians. But acting in the name of revenge to a Palestinian teenager this morning is equally deplorable.
July 1, 2014
An alarming number of extremists are leaving their Western countries to fight alongside ISIL.
June 23, 2014
The Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israeli-produced goods and businesses in protest of the occupation of Palestine is gaining momentum globally, particularly in the U.S. Should Israel worry about their own economic-and political-future?
June 20, 2014
Is Iraq's Prime Minister's policies and action the root cause of the growing violence in Iraq, or are others to blame as well? Is a future Iraq with Maliki in the leadership still possible?
June 18, 2014
Iraq has been enveloped in turmoil for over a decade since the U.S. invasion in 2003. If such violence continues to escalate over the coming months and years, what will happen to not just Iraq, but the MENA region as a whole?