Saudi Arabia’s Risky Plan Comes Undone

November 27, 2017

Mohammad bin Salman’s plan to bring the Middle East under Saudi control is slowly unraveling.  I ended my last piece on Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s (MBS) master plan for the Middle East with the question, “What could possibly go wrong?” The answer is, everything. There are...

The Arab Peace Initiative Gets Another Look

September 21, 2017

The resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict resulting in two states could literally reshape global international relations. In March, representatives of 21 Arab nations and Palestine met in Jordan for the 28th Summit of the Arab League. The agenda included the conflicts in Syria and...

Recognize Palestine Before You Leave Office, Mr. Obama

January 11, 2017

The road to Israel’s security runs through Arab hearts, and the road to Palestinian liberation runs through Jewish hearts. The time to recognize Palestine is now. Dear President Obama, You have sent me many lovely emails over the past eight years, to the extent where I have a folder named...