Obama Understands the Border Crisis Better Than Rick Perry. His Child-Migrant Plan Proves It.
July 25, 2014
A humanitarian crisis demands a humanitarian response—not more guns on the border.
It's Almost Impossible for Obama to "Fix" the Border Crisis While Treating Child Migrants Humanely
July 10, 2014
There are no simple solutions to this crisis.
Yanukovych's Mansion Is Now Home For Ukrainian Refugees
June 09, 2014
The lush property belonging to the former Ukrainian president is now a shelter for refugees.
The War on Bread
February 14, 2014
On June 16, 2012, a collection of videos from Syria were posted to YouTube. In them, a shaky cell phone camera pans across the inside of a bakery in Farhaniyeh, a village in the province of Homs.
The Unluckiest People on Earth
October 06, 2013
Long before the start of the Arab Spring, Syrians in the southern town of Saqba had close ties with Egyptians in Damietta.
Failure to Rescue
July 06, 2013
President Roosevelt’s policies about Jews were calculated the way he calculated other strategic options: politically. But some choices fall in a different, more fundamental, dimension. That is what Josiah DuBois implied when he charged the United States with complicity in Hitler’s murders. These judgments still sting.
Obama's Strange Silence on Syria
April 26, 2013
There's a refugee crisis. And now, chemical weapons have been used. When will the president act?