Regions / Middle East & North Africa
To bring development, reconciliation, and stability to conflict areas, it's better to think local.
The United States thinks it owns the world, says Noam Chomsky, and that explains so much of its foreign policy.
With his preference for diplomacy over militarism, we must neither be naïve about Barack Obama's limitations nor cynical about his potential.
Bhutto's assassination seems all too familiar, given the large number of murdered third-world leaders, while the possible repercussions of her death may come as a surprise.
Despite his recent visit to the region, President Bushs policy is still undermining Israeli-Palestinian peace.
On both Iraq and climate change, John McCain supports the Bush status quo.
Barack Obama on the Middle East: Is it wise to hope that as president, Obama would be more progressive than he is letting on?
Our future president will do well in remembering Richard Nixon's approach to international politics, which, while often callous, was focused on clear end-goals for our nation.
There's no question that the Congressman's personal history is both courageous and noble but most peace and justice activists have found Lantos as a very inconsistent human rights advocate.
The fear factor prevents an easy solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict. What are Israeli Jews afraid of?