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The special Rabbi in Tsfat
Haifa-based Katie Gonzalez decided to leave her notions of religious authority behind and caught up with a passionate Kabbalah-practitioner in the spiritual center...
Film review: "Bethlehem" is precise, but reduces reality
It may feel honest, but the celebrated new film Bethlehem fails in matter of scope, writes Katie Gonzalez.
Q&A: Majid Rafizadeh on US policy and the peace talks
Katie Gonzalez spoke with Majid Rafizadeh, an Iranian-Syrian scholar and President of the International American Council, about the US brand of diplomacy towards...
Q&A on Obama and the Middle East
Katie Gonzalez has spoken with Joel Beinin, professor of Middle East history at Stanford University, about Obama’s recent trip to the Middle East and the future...
Middle East lobbying in the United States
There is a vast difference between pro-Arab and pro-Israeli lobby groups’ ability to influence United States foreign policy, Katie Gonzalez discovers.
Obama wins. But will his Middle East policy change?
President Barack Obama was reelected on Tuesday evening, confirming that Americans want to stay on the course set out by his administration four years ago. Although...
INTERVIEW: Where does Libya stand today?
Your Middle East's Katie Gonzalez spoke with Dirk Vandewalle, a long-time Libya scholar who was cast into the media spotlight when the rebels successfully toppled...
Turkey and Egypt show "great hospitality" towards Syrian refugees
While the Civil War in Syria continues to disrupt the lives of millions civilians and as the international community moves forward with actions against Syrian President...
Saudi campaign + Bob Marley = "No woman, no drive"
The #women2drive campaign for women's right to join the busy Saudi roads has taken a rather unusual turn....
Groovy Tunisian cover of Daft Punk's hit "Get Lucky"
The major hit "Get Lucky" has received a new audience in Tunisia. Take a listen!
Five inspiring Arab fashion designers
These designers have one thing in common – they all challenge conventional ideas about fashion...
Saudi opens luxury rehab centre for Al-Qaeda militants
Saudi Arabia is hoping to wean jailed Al-Qaeda militants off religious extremism with counselling,...
Atiaf Zaid Alwazir: The flawed media narrative on Yemen
“Reading mainstream media, one imagines that AQAP has taken over the entire country and that most Yemenis...
The ties that bind Obama to Bush run across the Middle East
The U.S. response to the Arab Spring has exacerbated anti-American sentiments in the region, weakened...
Baghdad bombings kill 16
Hebrew insults daubed on mosque walls in northern Israel
Israel president ready to meet Iran counterpart
Solar would be Cheaper: US Pentagon has spent $8 Trillion to Guard Gulf Oil
When journalists get it wrong – reporting the Kurdish tragedy
Friedman’s “The Other Arab Awakening” explained
US singer wows in Arabs Got Talent reality show
Dubai festival opens with award-winning Palestinian film
Iran arrests popular underground singer Amir Tataloo
From Stressed to Success: A Middle East Bank’s Turnaround
OPEC to sit tight over oil output on supply strains
Strike grips ignored southern Tunisia region
5 health threats facing the Middle East
We want your photos from the #STREETSOFMENA
The Jihad blog – what the Muslim Conquests mean today
The day I discovered the mystery of Algiers
Ephesus – history in wonderland
Qatar Airways joins Oneworld alliance