A Motley Crew, Including Said and Wieseltier, Unite To Find Chopin’s Great Lost Interpreter

The quest to rediscover the mysterious pianist Ignace Tiegerman led through Cairo, Italy, and the ghost of Bruno Schulz

U.S. to Hand Egypt $1B With No Strings Attached

The State Department previously sought guarantees on human rights

How Plato and Aristotle Help Us Understand the Tyranny of Bashar al-Assad

Today’s upheaval in the Arab world has antecedents in past revolutions. So, why are the lessons lost on U.S. policymakers?

Dumb and Dumber: When Neocons and Obama Liberals Agree

How neocons and Obama liberals have created catastrophe by consensus in the Middle East

Daybreak: Egyptian Jewish Community Leader Dies

Plus Venezuelan elections and an Albany update

Crimson-Blooded Americans

In André Aciman’s new Harvard Square, an Egyptian-born Jew and a Tunisian Muslim meet their limits

The U.S. and Egypt Fight Over Jon Stewart

Deleted tweets, charges of propaganda, and other high-level intrigue

Joe Biden Is Obama’s Iron Dome

Veep aims to inoculate from criticism on Israel

Daybreak: A Brooklyn Tragedy

Plus locusts descend upon Egypt

Daybreak: U.S. to Arm Syrian Rebels?

Plus Christine Quinn weighs the pros and cons of a Koch endorsement

Why Jordan’s Stability Is So Important

Remembering King Hussein, who died on this day in 1999

Sundown: Ahmadinejad to Visit Egypt

Plus the full broadcast from Ed Koch’s funeral

Jewish Pirate Identity and Mistaken Identity

A political round up from Germany and Egypt

Do the World’s Double Standards Absolve Israel?

Zionism and the coming age of isolation

Sundown: Terrorists Ambush Egyptian Pipeline

Plus U.S. to speed up withdrawal from Afghanistan?

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