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A response to Joseph Massad's 'Hamas and the old/new American Crescent'
The US and its allies spent decades and billions to prevent the arrival of the Islamists to power, but have failed.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2012 10:07 GMT
Hamas and the old/new American crescent
The PA has "very little more to offer" to Israel and the US is the deciding factor in its "survivability or demise".
Last updated: 21 Aug 2012 10:31 GMT
Egypt's nouveaux riches and the Palestinians
The beneficiaries of post-Sadat financial success continue to sell out Egypt and the Palestinians.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 12:02 GMT
The compulsion to partition
Palestinian rejection of the Partition Plan was rational - it was never a traumatic event.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 13:16 GMT
American lessons in (in)tolerance
The concern of American government officials about Muslim tolerance of Christians is hardly a new one, writes Massad.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 14:08 GMT
Arab instability and US strategy
Washington's assumption that dictatorships breed stability has been fundamentally challenged by the past year's events.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 14:02 GMT
The Syrian 'Massacre of the Innocents'
Regardless of blame, humanity must not be distracted from the tragic reality of those who lost their lives.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2012 11:15 GMT
Imperialism, despotism, and democracy in Syria
The stark choice between a fascist or an imperialist course in Syria should be discarded for a third and better course.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2012 13:08 GMT
Arab revolts - past and present
Arabs have historically revolted every decade against rulers and the west has counter-revolted most attempts.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2011 10:45 GMT
The struggle for Syria
The Syrian people are being sacrificed at the altar of US imperialism, says author.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 09:13 GMT
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