July 5, 2017Egypt
Two obscure islands that many Egyptians didn't even know about suddenly threaten President Sisi's regime.
May 8, 2017Saudi Arabia
Is the Muslim world divided over an ancient sectarian conflict? Not really: It's twenty-first-century power politics.
March 27, 2017United States
Americans used to be just ignorant about Muslims and the Middle East. Now we're also fearful, stupid and wrong.
December 9, 2016Sub-Saharan Africa
Wole Soyinka, the first African to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, says he has “torn up” his green card and left the United States to return to Nigeria. Soyinka’s act is in protest against th…