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By James J. Zogby - Mar 20,2017
It looks like the Trump administration has come to agree with the conclusion reached by every US president and central command chief since the Gulf War of 1991 — that resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is necessary to promote regional security and US strategic interests i
By James J. Zogby - Mar 13,2017
Last week, President Donald Trump issued a revised executive order restricting immigration from six majority Muslim countries and more than halving the US refugee programme.This version includes some significant changes: it is more carefully written; it removes Iraq from the list
By James J. Zogby - Mar 06,2017
Like many other progressives, I was disappointed that Congressman Keith Ellison lost the election to be the next chair of the Democratic National Committee to former labour secretary Tom Perez. I was disappointed, but not distraught.
By James J. Zogby - Feb 27,2017
Something is happening in Saudi Arabia.
By James J. Zogby - Feb 20,2017
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s meeting with US President Donald Trump was overshadowed by dramatic and unsettling events that preceded and followed their perfectly bizarre press conference. The week began with the forced resignation of White House National Secur
By James J. Zogby - Feb 13,2017
As US President Donald Trump and Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei trade barbs, a nervous Arab world is caught in the middle.Earlier this week, Iran’s supreme leader made headlines thanking Trump for “revealing the true face of America”.While much of Ayatollah Khamenei’s criticism was di
By James J. Zogby - Feb 06,2017
With a stroke of the pen on a misdirected and, I believe, malicious executive order (EO), President Donald Trump unleashed a dynamic that will, I fear, have consequences as far reaching and damaging to my country and my community as the Bush administration’s wrong-headed response
By James J. Zogby - Jan 30,2017
By now, Donald Trump’s penchant for exaggeration and self-promotion has become well established.Whether born of a form of pathological narcissism or just plain hucksterism, his need to claim that everything he does is the biggest and best is unsettling and, at times, embarrassing
By James J. Zogby - Jan 23,2017
When Donald Trump shows up for work this week, it is anyone’s guess as to what he will do. Over the past month, many reporters have asked me what I think Trump will do and what I am most concerned about.My simple answer has been: “I know what worries me most, but I have no i
By James J. Zogby - Jan 16,2017
In just a matter of days, President-elect Donald Trump will have to decide whether to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. As we approach inauguration day, liberal and conservative commentators alike offer a number of ideas on how he can proceed. Ra

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