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James J. Zogby
By James J. Zogby - Oct 01,2018
If we have learned anything about US President Donald Trump, it is that for him words have no meaning, or at least not their obvious meaning. Because he is a performer/salesman, he loves being on stage, knowing that the things he says will get a reaction.
By James J. Zogby - Sep 24,2018
Seth Anziska's "Preventing Palestine: A Political History from Camp David to Oslo" is a deeply insightful and profoundly disturbing book that traces the tortuous path of Middle East peacemaking during the past four decades.
By James J. Zogby - Sep 17,2018
In recent weeks, the Trump administration has taken a series of drastic punitive actions against the Palestinian people.
By James J. Zogby - Sep 10,2018
During this past week in Washington, the political ideals to which we aspire ran head-first into the reality of the people we have become.
By James J. Zogby - Sep 03,2018
First, President Donald Trump’s administration "took Jerusalem off the table".
By James J. Zogby - Aug 27,2018
Thirty years ago, I mounted the podium of the Democratic National Convention in Atlanta, Georgia to open the first ever political party debate on Palestinian rights.
By James J. Zogby - Aug 20,2018
This past week, The New York Times ran an article, "Israeli Airport Detention of Prominent US Jew Prompts Uproar", focusing on the airport harassment received by Peter Beinart, a prominent liberal writer and TV commentator.
By James J. Zogby - Aug 13,2018
Fifty years ago, when I was getting started in national politics, Ibrahim Abu Lughod, a friend and mentor, offered words of wisdom I never forgot.
By James J. Zogby - Aug 06,2018
Forty years ago this month, I left a tenured teaching position and moved to Washington, DC to run the Palestine Human Rights Campaign (PHRC). It was not easy doing Palestine work back then and Washington was an especially inhospitable city in which to pursue my new vocation.
By James J. Zogby - Jul 30,2018
Fifteen years ago, we were still in the early stages of the US invasion and occupation of Iraq, "the war that would change everything".



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