Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Iran is a silent partner of sorts in the war against the Islamic State.
In the U.S. war on Iraq, hundreds of thousands died the sort of deaths that, if broadcast in an ISIS video, would have inflamed international opinion.
Blogging from Istanbul, American Shadid King Bolsen incites Islamist extremist violence in Egypt.
It's tempting to call ISIS "medieval" murderers. But from mass murder to drone strikes, atrocity is very much a part of our modern experience.
Nearly 60 lawmakers did the right thing by skipping the Israeli prime minister's speech on Iran.
Obama has the best opportunity in decades to end the U.S.-Iran standoff.
The right-wing pro-Israel lobby AIPAC is slowly losing its bipartisan appeal. Here's why that's a good thing.
The Islamic State’s real battle is against the Middle-East’s illegitimate regimes, not the West.
The path to a more equal world is steep, but the signposts are clearly marked.
Would it make any sense for those about to die at the hands of the Islamic State to resist?