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The Visit and the Phone Call

October 2, 2013   ·   0 Comments

obama-rouhani

By Murray Polner: No-one knows yet how committed or serious Barack Obama was in reaching out to Iran when he accepted Hassan Rouhani’s invitation...

ELECTION CAMPAIGN OF NICOLAS MADURO IN CARACAS

Blame it on Caracas

By Gregory Wilpert: “Stepping up hostilities with the United States, President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela expelled the top American diplomat,” reads the first sentence of the ...

NYTerror

Defining “Terrorism”: The 1972 General Assembly debates on “international terrorism” and their coverage by the New York Times

Our special publication of Rémi Brulin's book chapter with an introduction by Richard Jackson.

Die Linke

Merkel Wins, But there is a New Majority Left of Her Party

By Gregory Wilpert: The two main New York Times articles immediately following Germany’s parliamentary election last Sunday unequivocally presented Chancellor Angela Merkel as the main or ...

PB

Two-State Solution or Illusion?

By Lawrence Davidson: Peter Beinart is a “liberal Zionist” who has written a piece in the New York Review of Books of 26 September 2013 entitled “The American Jewish Cocoon.”

ICC

New Examples of Chutzpah by Sudan and the United States

By Daniel Warner: The classic definition of the New York expression chutzpah is that of an only child who pleads clemency to the court because he ...

CP3

Greece and Weimar

By Costas Panayotakis: The economic crisis, political and economic polarization, and the meteoric rise of the Neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party...

Michael Ignatieff

Michael Ignatieff Tries to Protect The Responsibility to Protect (R2P)

By Daniel Warner: The crisis in Syria reflects several failures. Among them are the reluctance of the International Committee of the Red Cross to forcefully denounce ...

JAWP

Between a Rock and a Hard Page

By Daniel Mathews: The recent implosion of the WikiLeaks Party was a sad affair. A fledgling political party in the Australian elections, potentially poised to pick up a substantial number of disaffected votes, Beppe Grillo style...

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks to media after briefing Security Council on U.N. chemical weapons report on use of chemical weapons by Syrian Arabic Republic at the United Nations in New York

UN Report Confirms Sarin Attack

By Michael M'Gehee: The United Nations has released their report on the investigation into the alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria on August 21, 2013.

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