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Robert Naiman is Policy Director at Just Foreign Policy. Mr. Naiman edits the Just Foreign Policy daily news summary and writes on US foreign policy at Huffington Post. He is president of the board of Truthout. Naiman has worked as a policy analyst and researcher at the Center for Economic and Policy Research and Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch. He has masters degrees in economics and mathematics from the University of Illinois and has studied and worked in the Middle East.
As US politicians debate how to cut the deficit, lobby groups are pushing for a decrease in military spending.
18 Jul 2012 13:20 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq
When it comes to the War in Afghanistan and austerity, Obama should take a leaf out of the new French President's book.
10 May 2012 06:27 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, France, United States
Even Jews can be barred by Israel from travelling to Bethlehem - for the thought crime of supporting Palestinian rights.
14 Apr 2012 20:32 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Canada, Israel, Jordan
The same person who renamed "french fries" "freedom fries" is now pushing for diplomatic engagement with Iran.
Robert Naiman | 03 Mar 2012 13:56 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq, United States
If a bill pushed by Lieberman passes, it could give the US "political authorisation for military force" against Iran.
Robert Naiman | 19 Feb 2012 15:17 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Libya, United States
The paper has made faulty allegations about Iran's nuclear programme without running proper corrections.
Robert Naiman | 09 Jan 2012 18:44 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Israel, United States
President Obama should announce an offensive ceasefire in Afghanistan during winter holidays, and urge others to join.
Robert Naiman | 27 Dec 2011 07:57 GMT
Republican candidate Ron Paul, unlike other members of his party, is critical of US support for Israel.
Robert Naiman | 20 Dec 2011 06:07 GMT
Sanctioning European countries for buying Iranian oil will hurt the United States, too.
Robert Naiman | 13 Dec 2011 10:51 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Greece, Iraq
More conservatives are shifting their positions on Iraq, Afghanistan, and military spending.
Robert Naiman | 05 Dec 2011 09:45 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq
The Merkley amendment to withdraw troops will save American lives and money - and it's in line with public opinion.
Robert Naiman | 25 Nov 2011 17:34 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq, United States
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia