Category: Middle East

The Israel-India Worker Deal Resembles British Indenture

Michelle Buckley, Paula Chakravartty in Boston Review: In December, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi received…

A Beginner’s Guide to a Joyful Persian Tradition of Spring Renewal and Rebirth

Directed by Naghmeh Pour & produced by Sara Samsøe Moghaddas at Aeon: Coinciding with the…

A New Forein Policy Era Dawns

William Kristol and Andrew Egger at The Bulwark: All around us, there are indications—I’m tempted,…

An AI Deal as a Diplomatic Weapon

A relatively small deal — by Microsoft’s standards, anyway — is leading to big geopolitical…

Israel-Iran Conflict: High Chances of War

Did Iran destroy Israel’s largest Air Base? Big confession by Israel? Some talking points on…

The New World (Dis)order

Irshad Salim, Karachi: Back in the summer of 2020, I drew an illustration on a…

Habsora: Israel Military AI System “a Mass Assassination Factory”

A recent report claims another system called Where’s Daddy? monitors targets and alerts the military…

Is it Time to End Arms Sales to Israel?

Today’s Big Question from The Week: America’s longtime military support for Israel is suddenly in…

Editorial Cartoons on GAZA War

Editorial cartoons on war in Gaza from news organizations. Here are six of them selected…

The Story Behind the New York Times October 7 Exposé

Jeremy Scahill, Ryan Grim, and Daniel Boguslaw at The Intercept: Anat Schwartz had a problem….

The War in Gaza is Creating a Health Crisis That Will Span Decades

Grace Wade in New Scientist: The situation in Gaza is rapidly devolving into the worst…

Pankaj Mishra: The Shoah After Gaza

Mishra is an Indian author based in the West and a staunch supporter of Israel’s…