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Just What Does ‘Never Again’ Mean?

Back in 1994, Eugenia Mukeshimana was eight months pregnant when waves of violence broke out in her native Rwanda. As a member of the...
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ADL: ‘Entrenched’ Arab Hatred Must Be Fought

Susan Heller Pinto has the unenviable task of sifting through political cartoons that appear in publications worldwide and that many deem anti-Semitic, and then...

Opponent of Iraq War: Democracy’s Attainable

Stanford University professor Larry Diamond was against the United States' 2003 invasion of Iraq from the beginning. He had argued that Saddam Hussein's attempts...
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Think Tank Celebrates 50 Years of Dispensing Foreign-Policy Advice

Back in 1955, the Soviet Union and the spread of communism constituted America's greatest threats overseas. Concerned that the country's policy-makers did not have...
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Penn’s Middle East Program a Source of Concern

It's been two years since the School District of Philadelphia has included discussions about the Middle East in its history and social-studies curriculums. According...
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Word of Caution About Evangelicals

Jonathan Steinberg, chairman of the history department at the University of Pennsylvania, said that George W. Bush is, in a sense, dead. Of course, the...
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Small Band of Jews Still Clings to Cuba as Home

Maritza Corrales, who has spent her academic life researching the history of Jewish migration to Cuba, fascinated listeners at Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel two...
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Former AIPAC Men Join Together to Fight Charges

Steve Rosen (left), AIPAC's former foreign-policy issues director, leaves U.S. District Court in Alexandria, Va., on Aug. 16. Rosen and and Keith Weissman (seen...
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Mideast Heats Up After a Temperate Spring

The so-called "Arab spring" has given way to a broiling, unstable summer, according to the head of a Center City think-tank. To be sure,...
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Child of the Shoah Lives for Kids

Our modern, tumultuous world is filled with miraculous things. This story is one of them. When Henri Landwirth was born in Antwerp, Belgium, on March...