Regions / Middle East & North Africa
According to Osama bin Laden and Ayman al-Zawahiri's interpretation of Sunni Islamic law, Muslims who support a tyrannical regime or an occupying force are fair game for al Qaeda.
A Mizrahi feminism cut-and-paste primer.
Mass incarceration and militarized police forces are two of the most potent tools in a panoply of repressive instruments of power used by Israel and the U.S.
The ongoing crisis in Gaza has pushed the Malaysia-Israel relationship to the point of no return.
It's been a year since the Egyptian military committed the worst massacre in modern Egypt's history. Why does the U.S. continue to fund it?
Iraq Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has driven Sunnis into the arms of ISIS.
U.S. airstrikes are just the kind of outside force that will keep ISIS strong and unified.
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, served five years in a U.S.-run prison camp.
As we contemplate sending weapons to “vetted” Syrian rebels, our recent involvements in the Mideast remind us how risky that is.
From providing relief for trapped Yazidis to supporting a potential new Iraqi unity government.