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By James J. Zogby - Jul 14,2014
“...we will perhaps in time be able to forgive the Arabs for killing our sons, but it will be harder for us to forgive them for having forced us to kill their sons.”  — Golda Meir, prime minister of Israel (1969)    “They are not like us.
By James J. Zogby - Jul 07,2014
Reactions to the horrific back-to-back kidnappings and murders of three young Israelis and a Palestinian teen have made clear several disturbing realities that must not be ignored. First is the total lack of trust and empathy that defines the Israeli-Palestinian relationship.
By James J. Zogby - Jun 30,2014
After long-simmering sectarian tensions exploded in Iraq a few weeks ago, critics from the right and left have had field day taking their shots at the Obama administration’s Iraq policy, or lack thereof. Recognising that the situation is fraught with dangers, I appreciate
By James J. Zogby - Jun 23,2014
In response to the presumed kidnapping of three young Israelis, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu struck back with a vengeance. While directly blaming Hamas for the act, he also declared the Palestinian Authority ultimately responsible.  Netanyahu quickly launched “O
By James J. Zogby - Jun 16,2014
Eventually the question “Who lost Iraq” will be asked. In a way, it might be seen as an improper question to ask, since it presumes that Iraq was ours to lose.
By James J. Zogby - Jun 09,2014
On June 3, Zogby Research Services (ZRS) released the results of polling in six Arab countries (Morocco, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia and the UAE). Conducted during the month of May, the ZRS polls measured Arab attitudes towards the United States and President
By James J. Zogby - Jun 02,2014
Over the past few weeks, a number of comments related to the now collapsed Israeli-Palestinian peace talks caught my attention. Collectively they establish why the talks failed and make clear what must change if any negotiated settlement is to be successful in the future. To be
By James J. Zogby - May 19,2014
A few days ago, I spent an afternoon with members of the Syrian opposition delegation visiting Washington.
By James J. Zogby - May 12,2014
I was deeply disturbed last week when US Secretary of State John Kerry, in response to criticism from former Senate colleagues, felt compelled to walk back his warning that Israel risked becoming an “apartheid state” if it failed to make peace with the Palestinia
By James J. Zogby - May 05,2014
Like many a “hawkish” liberal before him, former UK prime minister Tony Blair crossed over to the dark side of neoconservatism.

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