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James J. Zogby
By James J. Zogby - Nov 10,2015
“When I entered the prime minister’s office for my second term, I was summoned to Washington. ‘Not one brick’, they told me… The pressure from the international community and the Americans was enormous...
By James J. Zogby - Nov 02,2015
Intolerance, especially when it comes to issues involving the Middle East, is a destructive force that has distorted American politics and our policies, rendering us powerless to provide constructive leadership across the Arab world.Such intolerance was on display last week follo
By James J. Zogby - Oct 26,2015
We have been witnessing an epidemic of violence in Jerusalem.There have been killings and near fatal attacks in Israel and elsewhere in the occupied Palestinian lands, but it is Jerusalem that has been the epicentre of the violence.This tragedy has been compounded by the fact tha
By James J. Zogby - Oct 19,2015
Since the end of the Vietnam War, every US president has been consumed with and defined by events in the Middle East.During all this time, we spent more money, sent more troops, fought more wars, lost more lives and expended more political capital in that region than anywhere els
By James J. Zogby - Oct 12,2015
No one should have been surprised that Russia committed its military to the task of saving its ally in Syria from defeat.And no one should now be surprised if Saudi Arabia steps up its support for the Syrian opposition or if the opposition attacks Russian forces in Syria.From the
By James J. Zogby - Oct 05,2015
The Oslo Accords and the attendant peace process came into the world with a bang 22 years ago.
By James J. Zogby - Sep 28,2015
I was privileged to have been in attendance at many of Pope Francis’ events in Washington this past week. What came through so very clearly is that Francis is an American pope with a profoundly American message.For two days, he held Washington captive.
By James J. Zogby - Sep 21,2015
Having lived in Washington for almost four decades, I thought I was beyond becoming outraged by politicians who make bizarre claims that distort history and/or logic.This week’s Republican debate, however, featured a number of whoppers that left my blood boiling.Unfortunately, th
By James J. Zogby - Sep 14,2015
It was not that long ago that pundits had the 2016 presidential contest pegged as a Clinton-Bush matchup.
By James J. Zogby - Sep 07,2015
For the past several weeks, considerable attention was paid to the number of Democratic senators announcing their support for the Iran deal.



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