Middle East

November 20 - A View From Abroad of Year One of Trump's Foreign Policy; A Syrian Filmmaker on the White Helmets and the Destruction of His Country

November 19 - Could MBS Turn a Proxy War Into a Real One?; An Alabaman Reflects on Roy Moore's Supporters; Donald Trump: The Despot's Apprentice

November 16 - Who Allowed the ISIS Fighters to Escape Raqqa?; Trump's Reversal of a Ban on Trophy Hunting Elephants; The Author of "Collusion: How Russia Helped Trump Win the White House"

November 13 - How Could Bannon's Candidates Make America Great Again?; "In the Saudi Game of Thrones, a Prince Knocks Over the House of Cards"; The War of Words Between Trump and Intel Officers

November 8 - What Are Jared, MBS and Netanyahu Up To?; Trump Has the Head of the CIA Talk to a Pro-Russian Conspiracy Theorist; China's Leader Flatters Trump With the Imperial Treatment But Gives Him Nothing

November 5 - The Ruthless Purge of Princes by the Saudi Boy King; The Reaction in Lebanon to Their PM's Sudden Exit; A New Round of Democratic Party Fratricide

October 26 - Trump is Already Shortening His Trip to Asia; Is General Kelly in Way Over His Head?; What is the US Doing in Niger?

October 17 - Trump's Latest Distraction: Lying About Obama Not Consoling Families of the Fallen; "A Citizen's Guide to Impeachment"; What Follows the Fall of Raqqa?

October 16 - Trump's New Drug Czar Hobbled the DEA; The Rise of the Right in Austria; The Kurdish Independence Referendum Has Backfired Dangerously

October 11 - Why Trump Should Not Have Our Nuclear Arsenal At His Fingertips; Trump is Both a Threat to Our Democracy and a Product of Its Weaknesses; Erdogan Inflames Tensions Between the US and Turkey