Stephen Zunes

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Stephen Zunes

Stephen Zunes, a Foreign Policy In Focus columnist and senior analyst, is a professor of Politics and chair of Middle Eastern Studies at the University of San Francisco. He is the author, along with Jacob Mundy, of Western Sahara: War, Nationalism, and Conflict Irresolution (Syracuse University Press, 2010).

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Don’t Bomb Afghanistan

If there is any logic to the terrorists' madness, it is to have the U.S. over-react and turn large segments of the Islamic world against the West. To launch a major military operation against Afghanistan would play right into Osama bin Laden's hands.

Thought Not Vengeance

Instead of continuing the cycle of violence, we need to re-evaluate policies that lead to such anger and resentment.

The Folly of the U.S. Boycott

The U.S. is now officially among the few countries in the world not formally committed to the fight against racism.

U.S. Policy on the UN Conference Wrong

The U.S. could have made a strong, positive impression by sending its African-American Secretary of State, a descendent of slaves, and making a forceful stand against racism. Instead, it chose to send a low-level delegation.
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