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Two Middle East developments you may have missed

By Norman A. Bailey

Publication Date: Friday, February 24, 2017

Indications of positive change in countries such as Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE should be carefully assessed.  {read more}

The Art of the Deal with Afghanistan’s Mess

By Mohammad Shafiq Hamdam

Publication Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The U.S. finds itself at the right place, at the right time, but it has chosen the wrong individuals as partners. Partnership with Afghanistan is vital to the U.S., and it's endorsed by the Afghans through a lengthy and democratic process.  {read more}

What is an American?

By Mackubin Thomas Owens

Publication Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

What does it mean to be an American? Is being an American a function of blood, race, or language, or is it something else? When one asks such questions, one is really asking this: in what respect is America a “nation”? Is there an American “nationalism” and if so, what does it mean?  {read more}

Get Seb! A Case Study of Rufmord (Character Assassination)

By Marek Jan Chodakiewicz

Publication Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Rufmord is character assassination. My good friend Sebastian Gorka has become its latest target.   {read more}

Dr. Paul Coyer comments on American politics for Azeri Today

Publication Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

IWP research professor Paul Coyer recently was asked to participate in an interview about current American politics with Azerbaijiani journalist, Бахрам Батыев. It was published by Azeri Today.   {read more}