John Kerry

The Explosive, Inside Story of How John Kerry Built an Israel-Palestine Peace Plan—and Watched It Crumble
July 20, 2014

The death of a peace plan—and the makings of a new Middle East disaster.

John Kerry Doomed the Israeli-Palestinian Talks by Refusing to Consider a Transition Agreement
May 12, 2014

The American team has pushed the Palestinians to sign an agreement they are clearly not ready for.

A New (and Plausible) Plan for Peace
Enough with the White House lawn ceremonies. Here's a real way forward.
April 28, 2014

Forget White House signing ceremonies. The New Peace is about interdependence and economics.

Five Lessons That Could Save John Kerry's Peace-Process Efforts
Negotiating like Jim Baker
April 07, 2014

There are Americans whose negotiating tactics have actually worked in the Middle East. John Kerry should be like them.

John Kerry's Peace Process Is Nearly Dead
And the fault is mostly Netanyahu's
March 25, 2014

And the fault is mostly Benjamin Netanyahu's.

AIPAC Knows It Has an Image Problem—But Hesitates to Offer a Solution
A lobby at a crossroads
March 04, 2014

At its annual conference, the group recognizes its image problem—but hesitates to offer a bold solution

With All the Boycott Israel Talk, What Is BDS?
Scarlett Johnasson, John Kerry scare up controversy over Palestinian movement
February 02, 2014

Depending on how you feel about the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, how should you feel about the BDS movement?

Is the Peace Process Falling Apart Already?
Kerry may be backing away from a "final status" agreement
December 11, 2013

It may be in trouble.

On the Use and Abuse of Munich
Please, American blowhards: No more analogies to 1938
December 03, 2013

The 1938 conference between Chamberlain and Hitler is misunderstood. And the blowhards who constantly evoke its memory are dangerous.

Two Reasons Why Iran Resumed Nuclear Negotiations
November 14, 2013

Understanding both is key to a potentially enduring solution to the snagged negotiations.

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