On the Newsstand:Middle East

/ January 22, 2014 11:25 pm

A Very Narrow Bridge: The Open Hillel Debate

We should never forget the Holocaust. But we need to be careful about how.

/ November 7, 2013 11:48 pm

An Open Letter to Congress

On the subject of sanctions on Iran.

/ April 17, 2013 9:17 am

Seth Reiss: Head Writer for “The Onion”

The HPR sits down with head writer of "The Onion" Seith Reiss to talk about satire's role in politics, the 2012 election, and controversial pieces.

/ October 15, 2012 2:32 pm

Does U.S. Support of Israel Encourage Iran to Go Nuclear?

America's funding of Israeli military coffers has the unintended effect of driving Iranian nuclear ambitions.

/ July 13, 2012 9:04 am

The Recession of Arab Christianity

Today's Arab Christians are seeking safe havens in the ever-changing Arab world.

/ June 24, 2012 5:18 pm

Morsi Wins: Alexandria’s Electoral Celebration

As Alexandria celebrates Mohamed Morsi's election, I'll be keeping abreast of revolutionary developments in Egypt's second city.

/ May 14, 2012 10:31 am

Qatar Rising

Taking the Lead in Middle Eastern Power Politics

/ May 7, 2012 4:40 pm

New Atheism: Missing the Point

There are difficult and complex parts of the human experience that neither science nor even the most basic comforts can address.

/ April 30, 2012 5:58 pm

10 Things You Need to Know About Politics at Harvard

Staff Writer Harleen Gambhir walks prospective students through the politics at Harvard

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The United States must reenergize U.S.-Turkey relations; if it does not, it runs the risk of potentially losing one of its greatest Middle Eastern allies.

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/ March 20, 2012 1:21 am

Is the European Project Stalled?

The Future Prospects of E.U. Enlargement

/ March 19, 2012 8:23 pm

Cemil Çiçek

A conversation with the incumbent President of Turkish Grand National Assembly.

/ February 4, 2012 8:42 pm

King Abdullah II of Jordan: Modern Monarch and Would-Be Peacemaker?

In his memoir, Our Last Best Chance, King Abdullah II of Jordan tells a story that is at once personal and political. His powerful message on the centrality of the resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to future peace and stability provides an intimate look at the contested and conflict-ridden history of the modern Middle East. After generations of gridlock, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict may seem to have become an unstable and wholly inadequate status quo. There may be few, if any, more chances for peace.

/ December 16, 2011 10:15 am

Without a Hitch

Pundit Christopher Hitchens discusses the war on terrorism

/ December 10, 2011 1:13 pm

A Bipolar Gulf

The Cold War between Saudi Arabia and Iran

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