December 9, 2016Tunisia
Reading selections for the weekend of December 9, 2016.
March 17, 2016Cuba
On Thursday, Sen. Robert Menendez (D, NJ) delivered a long and heartfelt statement on the floor of the United States Senate about Pres. Obama’s forthcoming visit to Cuba. The entire text is copied b…
September 18, 2015Iran
Beesan Kassab asks why Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is afraid of the constitution and parliament. Elias Muhanna notes how Beirut’s #YouStink protests are changing political participation …
January 16, 2015Egypt
Adham Elsherif presents a short, English-subtitled film on life in Cairo through the eyes of street dogs. Elias Muhanna argues that, despite its troubles, Lebanon had a better year in 2014 that expe…
November 23, 2015Religion
Religious scholars and leaders discuss international efforts to address climate change, including faith-based approaches to environmental justice.