political analysis

US Drone Wars

August 7, 2013
Robert Naiman: US is on a policy collision course in Yemen as it publicly supports democracy but covertly administers drone strikes

Israel and the Palestinian Government Agree to Return to Negotiations

July 23, 2013

A unique combination of pressures pushed the two leaderships to agree to a resumption of negotiations, but the prospects of the talks remains grim

Religious Fundamentalism Growing in Gaza

May 6, 2013

Hamas is under extreme pressure from small Salafi extremist groups to impose Islamic and Sharia law