Regions / Middle East & North Africa
There are no upsides to the recent designation of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organization — unless you're trying to provoke a war.
Islamic extremism gets all the press, but Trump is just one of a growing number of Christian extremists in positions of political power.
Sixteen years after the Iraq War, the Army's official history of the war reads like a string of empty platitudes.
Free trade is simply a euphemism for the corporate capture of international trade.
Pro-Israel politicians don't speak for young Jews like me. They shouldn't pretend to.
The late U.S. senator from Pennsylvania may have achieved his most visionary legacy as a teenager, when he founded a student movement for world federalism.
Throughout the war on terror, the U.S. shattered norms on unmanned execution. Now the technology is spreading throughout the region.
It's unpopular at home and abroad, and regional politics don't favor it. But we should take neocons like Bolton at their word.
The California senator's hardline positions on Israel-Palestine point to a dangerous disregard for international law.
The forever war in the Middle East is far from over.