Middle East

January 28 - Could American Democracy Die?; Russians Demonstrate Against the Lack of Electoral Choice; Could Ramped-Up Taliban Attacks Render America's Investment in Our Longest War Futile?

January 25 - Trump Starves Palestinians Because They Snubbed Pence; Trump Tries to Kill Solar While Reviving Coal; Updating the Timeline on the Trump-Russia Story

January 21 - The Government Shutdown and the Blame-Game Underway; NATO Allies Turkey and the US at Loggerheads; The North Korean End-Run Around Trump's Belligerence

January 2 - Young Iranians Demonstrate Against Their Corrupt Theocratic Regime; Trumps Attack on What He Calls the "Deep State Justice Dept.; Can North Korea Drive a Wedge Between the US and South Korea?

December 24 - War and Peace in the Middle East; The Prospects for Peace on Earth and Goodwill Towards Men

December 20 - Haley and Trump Make Thuggish Threats to the UN; The Billionaire Bonanza; Turkey's Erdogan Wants to Jail the Knicks' Enes Kanter for Insulting the President

December 10 - Trump is More Interested in His TV Reviews Than His Performance as president; The Alabama Race is Shaping Up as Trump's Waterloo and a Referendum on America; Thanks to Trump the Saudis Are Losing the "Arab Street" to Iran

December 6 - A View From Israel on Trump's Dangerous Gambit; Could Tax Reform Die in Conference?; Trump's 3 Month Window to Attack North Korea

December 4 - Trump Trashes the Peoples' National Monuments; After Switching Sides, Yemen's Ex-President is Killed by Houthis; Saudi Patriot Missiles Failed in Five Out of Five Launches

December 4 - Trump Trashes the Peoples' National Monuments; After Switching Sides, Yemen's Ex-President is Killed by Houthis; Saudi patriot missiles Failed in Five Out of Five Launches