The controversy over last week’s meeting between Democratic Senator Chris Murphy and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif highlighted shifting and increasingly partisan views of Iran in the US.
February 22, 2020
Democratic member of the US House of Representatives Betty McCollum wrote on Twitter after Israel last month sentenced 17-year-old Ahed Tamimi: “An Israeli military court’s decision to sentence a girl to eight months in prison reminds us that American taxpayers should not subsidize the Israeli mi
April 01, 2018
If you listen to foreign policy speeches given in the last year by US President Donald Trump, recently dismissed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, you will hear a specific word constantly repeated: “Sovereign,” or “sovereignty.” In Trump’s September speech
March 25, 2018
As the United States works to move its official embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, some American Christians have praised the current US administration.
March 18, 2018
This month’s Italian election became the latest significant indication of the growing strength of populism, at least in the West and possibly beyond. Two populist parties — the Five Star Movement and the League — did very well and will play key roles in shaping Italy’s political future.
March 11, 2018