Where

Where

A poem about Gaza asks whether there is a poem in Gaza that hasn’t been written?

Fumbling Foreign Policy

Gingrich’s willingness to outsource U.S. military policy to Tel Aviv is even more mind-boggling than Romney’s deference on diplomacy.

The Arab World’s Intifada

The Arab World’s Intifada

The Arab Spring may have started in early 2011, but its origins link directly to the non-violent, society-wide mobilization that transformed Palestine’s national struggle beginning in the late 1980s.

The Prisoner Swap

The Prisoner Swap

The prisoner exchange between Israel and Hamas reflects the power of occupation and the power of changing circumstances.

Ideas, Reaction, and Action in Canada

Efforts to restrict my commentary on the Palestinian statehood bid show that when ideas can still turn into action even – or especially – when someone tries to squelch them.

Answering Obama’s UN Address

Answering Obama’s UN Address

Until there is a change in the Obama administration’s policies, the president has little credibility in preaching to the world about the importance of peace.

Kaddish for Oslo

Kaddish for Oslo

The Oslo Accords produced nothing but settlements and suffering.

Blocking Palestinian Statehood

Blocking Palestinian Statehood

The Obama administration looks particularly bad, having spent so much diplomatic energy throughout the Arab Spring pledging to realign U.S. interests in the Middle East with American values of freedom, justice, and dignity.