March 9, 2016 | Washington wants to loosen its human rights aid restrictions even as Egyptian security forces killed 500 people in their custody last year.
Articles by Chris Toensing
July 2, 2015 | 80 percent of people in the Arab world's poorest country are in danger of starving to death under a U.S.-backed blockade and bombing campaign.
April 14, 2015 | Israel won't change its ways until Washington puts military aid on the chopping block.
March 3, 2015 | Obama has the best opportunity in decades to end the U.S.-Iran standoff.
April 4, 2014 | So far, the United States has given Iran the space it needs to reach a nuclear agreement with the international community. But hardliners on both sides are waiting in the wings.
October 12, 2012 | Mitt Romney is playing the same cynical game as Benjamin Netanyahu.
May 16, 2012 | President Obama promised that he'd stop buttressing autocratic regimes, but Bahrain's popular revolt is still being crushed.
March 8, 2012 | Conventional wisdom holds that NATO bombing saved countless lives.
January 30, 2012 | The Arab revolts disrupted a dispiriting pattern in the Arab world, and these political and intellectual challenges continue to resonate.
December 12, 2011 | The Democratic Party has tried to out-hawk Republicans since the early days of the Cold War.