Andrew Beale
Andrew Beale

Andrew Beale holds a BA in Multimedia Journalism from the University of New Mexico. He has written for the Albuquerque Alibi, the New Mexico Compass, Liberation Newspaper and other outlets.

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Aug. 4, 2013

3 Reasons John Kerry's New Peace Talks Won't Go Well For the Palestinians

The so-called peace process is inherently biased towards Israel and spells nothing but disaster for Palestine. Here's the top three reasons why.

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May 28, 2013

5 Biggest Pieces Of BS in Obama's National Security Speech

President Obama has proven himself to be a great orator. What he's less skilled at is following through on his promises.
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May 22, 2013

3 Reasons Eric Holder Should Have Been Fired Well Before the AP Scandal

Eric Holder has made it his personal mission to legitimize the crimes of the Obama administration. It's long past time for him to go.
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May 16, 2013

5 Novels That Explain Everything You Need to Know About U.S. Foreign Policy

Reach for one of these if you're feeling lost in the complex world of geopolitics.
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April 30, 2013

Israel Palestine Conflict: 5 Reasons Obama Should Make it His Biggest Priority

Obama made basically no effort to secure an actual peace agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians during his recent visit. But here are five reasons why he should.
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April 29, 2013

War With Iran: Is Chuck Hagel Giving Israel the Green Light?

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced Israel can make its own decision about when to unilaterally strike its neighbor.

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April 25, 2013

Syrian Civil War: Obama Sends Troops to Neighboring Jordan

With the U.S. massing troops in Jordan, it's time to ask whether the Warmonger-in-Chief is preparing to drag the country into yet another quagmire.
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April 16, 2013

Kerry Middle East Trip: Palestine is a Side Trip, the Real Focus is Syria

John Kerry's trip to the Middle East has a lot to do with Syria, and not very much to do with Israeli-Palestinian relations.
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April 4, 2013

Guantanamo Bay Hunger Strike Echoes Palestinian History

A growing hunger strike in the GITMO detention facility brings to mind a successful round of hunger strikes among Palestinian prisoners in Israel last year.
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March 24, 2013

5 Important Takeaways From Obama's Schmoozefest in Israel

Obama may not have made history on his recent trip to Israel, but there were several revealing moments.
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March 20, 2013

Obama Palestine Visit: Will Obama Achieve Any Breakthroughs?

Even the Palestinian leadership admits they're not expecting big things from Obama's visit this week. But one thing the Palestinians may be able to look forward to is money.

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March 20, 2013

Obama Israel Visit: Is War With Iran On the Agenda?

When Obama visits Israel, don't expect any major change in U.S. policy. The real purpose of his trip is to show support for the Israeli people and keep up relations with the new government.
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Feb. 25, 2013

Iran Nuclear Talks: Why Israel Should Play Softball With Iran

As a new round of nuclear talks opens with Iran, Israel is left sitting on the sidelines hoping the outcome will serve its interests.
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Feb. 19, 2013

Iran Nuclear Talks: 3 Issues Shaping the Outcome

Iran's nuclear program continues to make world headlines, so here are the most consequential issues shaping the outcome of nuclear talks.
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Feb. 13, 2013

Iran Vs. Israel: Who Would Win An All-Out War?

If Israel and Iran really came to blows, which country would emerge from the ring with its gloves in the air, and which of the two would be down for the count?
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Feb. 7, 2013

Hezbollah Terrorist Attacks: Leaders in the Middle East Engaging in a Deadly Game of Chess

Tensions in the Middle East are running high as Israel, the U.S., Hezbollah, Syria, and Iran all move their pieces in a deadly game of chess.

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Jan. 29, 2013

Israeli Election Results: Yair Lapid Will Not Be the Kingmaker in Israel

The center-left party of Yesh Atid was a surprising winner in the Israel election last week. But its leader, Yair Lapid, isn't the "kingmaker" that some in the media claim.
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Jan. 24, 2013

Future of Israel: Outcome of Knesset Election Presents Netanyahu With a Difficult Choice

Following elections for the Israeli Knesset, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reached a fork in the road. Does he go left or right?