Opinions & Editorials
October 21, 2014
Noam Chomsky shares his thoughts on the rise of the Islamic State, the most recent Gaza offensive, and US policy in the region.
October 13, 2014
The U.S. must stand firm on issues like illegal Israeli settlements if it truly wants to help Palestinians.
October 8, 2014
Are Yemen's Houthis staging a legitimate revolution or simply pillaging and plundering Yemen's populous capital?
October 6, 2014
The rise of the Islamic State and their brand of extreme Islam has caused some Muslims to re-examine their religion and ponder reforms.
October 1, 2014
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said some absurd things in the past but when he compared Iran and Hamas to ISIS, it was a sign that he is out of touch.
In his first year as Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani has proved himself a capable operator, carrying forward an agenda of renewed diplomacy and tighter economic management. His domestic opponents, however, are far from impressed and far from defeated.
September 30, 2014
The path to peace must be reconfigured in order to establish lasting trust between Israelis and Palestinians.
September 16, 2014
Now that the war has stopped, Gazans must work to rebuild their homes.
September 8, 2014
The international community was slow to respond to the genocide happening in Bosnia in the 90s. Did the world's botched response lead to the rise of Islamic extremism today?
September 2, 2014
The latest illegal land grab by the Israelis shrinks Palestine even further and causes many to doubt that there will ever be a free Palestine.
September 1, 2014
Sunni muslims must lead the fight against the militants in the Islamic State.
August 31, 2014
America doesn't fully understand what is going on in Iraq. If Vice President Joe Biden did, he would not be advocating for three federal states - Sunni, Shi’ite and Kurdish in the country.
August 27, 2014
The best way to stop the Islamic State is to put an end to policies in the Middle East that demean the Arab population and prevent them from achieving their full human potential.
August 24, 2014
With the likelihood of more Brits joining extremist groups, borders surrounding Iraq and Syria have to be watched closely by the international community. It's the only way to stop ISIS.
August 21, 2014
Round-the-clock news coverage of ISIS brutality makes one thing clear; this extremist group needs to be stopped. With the beheading of a U.S. journalist to add to that list, will Obama notice?