Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Swarming: the upside of the herd mentality.
Here's a slogan to unite all populists: No Taxation without Demilitarization.
Recently back from Egypt, Code Pink's Medea Benjamin talks about the reception of Americans in Tahrir Square, the future of revolution in the region, and how the U.S. government should react.
The disillusionment which fueled the 1990s civil war in Algeria simmers beneath the surface because little has changed.
The Raymond Davis case is a magnet for conspiracy theories.
Israel is conflicted about attacking Iran. Iran is undecided about developing nuclear weapons.
The always lively debate within Israel over whether to attack Iran has turned bitter.
Once again the U.S. places the burden of compromising on the settlements squarely on Palestine shoulders.
Will al-Qaeda somehow find a way to turn the Middle-East protests to its advantage?
In our special focus on Islamophobia, FPIF talks to Middle East specialist Phyllis Bennis.