Daybreak: Preparing for the Maybe-Talks

Plus Hezbollah in hot water, and more in the news

Is the Iranian Bomb a Red Herring?

Hersh makes the case in ‘The New Yorker’

Fashionable

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is every bit as dangerous and thuggish as his autocratic counterparts across the Middle East, yet for some reason Washington continues to embrace him

Another Israel

Kurds and Jews share a similar history and a common enemy

Syriana

Bashar al-Assad has maintained his country’s key position in Mideast politics by drawing out the peace process and turning it into warfare by other means

Reading Like a Middle Easterner

Where we see coincidences in U.S. news coverage of the Middle East, locals see conspiracies—and sometimes they’re right

Assad Speaks

On the Golan, Hamas, and—yes—J Street

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