I recently received my M.A. from Columbia University in Middle Eastern studies. My research interests focus on Arab politics, especially in the Levant and North Africa.
A year and a half ago, Mohamed Morsi was Egypt's first elected president. Now he's being tried on terror charges. Here's how it happened.
Yemen’s child bride problem is back in the spotlight following the reported death of a little girl named Rawan on her wedding night.
The problems with U.S. foreign aid go far beyond transparency and accountability. U.S. aid, has historically been given to countries ruled by dictators with questionable human rights records.
Bradley Manning's actions embarrassed the United States more than they hurt national security, but maybe that's why the Obama administration wants to make an example of him.