June 13, 2017
On the night of June 9, Saudi-led coalition jets conducted huge airstrikes on Yemen’s capital, Sana’a, which had been relatively quiet in...
Conversations
March 24, 2017
The first of its kind in modern Iraqi literature, Iraq + 100: Stories from a Century After the Invasion , compiles speculative fiction from...
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Opinion
December 5, 2016
With the carrying of the Brexit vote and Donald Trump’s election to the White House (as well as his growing list of hard-right nationalist...
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December 1, 2016
Among the most dangerous of apologists are those who, with intellectual vigor and good intention, call for the dismantling of the...
Opinion
November 16, 2016
I. Why does the election of Donald Trump feel so different, given that in political history there is always continuity as well as...
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November 12, 2016
While President elect Donald Trump was giving his victory speech, my attention fell a few inches to his right onto the small, lily-white...