Viewpoint with James Zogby: Michael German, Amal Mudallali, Geneive Abdo

Posted on December 10, 2010 in Viewpoint with James Zogby
Michael German, Former FBI Agent, and current Policy Counsel on National Security, Immigration and Privacy at the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU); Amal Mudallali, Adviser to Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri; Geneive Abdo, Fellow and Director of the Iran program at the Century Foundation and editor of insideIRAN.org
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‘They Wonder Why America Hates Them’

Posted by Natasha Mozgovaya on December 09, 2010 in News Clips

When former U.S. President George W. Bush wanted to improve the image of the United States in the Arab world, he entrusted the mission to Charlotte Beers, who began her career as a product manager for Uncle Ben's Rice. But clever copywriter's gimmicks - such as an inspiring film clip featuring a female Moroccan Olympic medalist running in shorts, or the Osama Bin Laden "Wanted dead or alive" poster that Beers attempted to place in Arab newspapers - didn't exactly go over big in Arab countries.

After the war began in Iraq, Beers left her job, but to this day,...

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No Clear Way Forward as Mideast Talks Collapse

Posted by Howard Arenstein on December 09, 2010 in News Clips

American efforts to get Israel to freeze Jewish settlement construction have collapsed. U.S. officials are scrambling to get Middle East peace talks back on track. But Palestinians are talking about moving ahead on their own toward an independent state.

President Obama's goal of reaching a comprehensive Middle East agreement by next September seems more remote than ever. So, the Palestinians are threatening to dissolve their limited government in the West Bank and act unilaterally to get the United Nations to approve an independent state.

Such a state has already been recognized by Brazil and Argentina. Palestinians say letters of recognition...

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Viewpoint with James Zogby: Edward Walker, Ellen Laipson, David Frum

Posted on December 06, 2010 in Viewpoint with James Zogby
Edward Walker, Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Egypt and the UAE; Ellen Laipson, CEO, Henry L. Stimson Center; David Frum, former special assistant to president George W. Bush, Author, and Editor of FrumForum
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Viewpoint with James Zogby: Qubad Talabani, Ori Nir, Christopher Boucek, Christopher Calabrese

Posted on November 30, 2010 in Viewpoint with James Zogby
Qubad Talabani, Kurdistan Regional Government representative in the United States; Ori Nir, spokesman for the newspaper Peace Daily and for Americans for Peace Now; Christopher Boucek, an associate in the Carnegie Endowment Middle East program; Christopher Calabrese, legislative council for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).
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Arab Voices Press Coverage

Posted on November 27, 2010 in Arab Voices

"The Arab Spring: Roots of Change in the Middle East"C-SPAN, October 23, 2011. Texas Book Festival

"The Arab Spring: Roots of Change in the Middle East" was a presentation of the Texas Book Festival held in the C-SPAN/Book TV Tent. The program opened with a festival overview and schedule information. Authors talked about their books about the Middle East and the series of uprisings during the year. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Richard Dunham moderated. Full Story

9/11 at 10St. Anthony Messenger, September 2011. Vol. 11, No 4

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Viewpoint with James Zogby: Prince Turki al-Faisal, Dean Obeidallah

Posted on November 19, 2010 in Viewpoint with James Zogby
Air Date: 11/18/2010 Viewpoint with James Zogby: Prince Turki al-Faisal, former Saudi Ambassador to the United States, Britain and Ireland, former director of Saudi Arabia’s intelligence service and current chairman of the Faisal center; Arab American Comedian, Dean Obeidallah
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Viewpoint with James Zogby: Walter Andersen, Matthew Hoh, Lara Friedman, Max Fisher

Posted on November 12, 2010 in Viewpoint with James Zogby
Air Date: 11/2/2010 Viewpoint with James Zogby: Walter Andersen Ph.D., Associate Director of the South Asia Studies Program at Johns Hopkins University; Matthew P. Hoh, former Marine Corps. Captain, State Department appointee and current Director of the Afghanistan Study Group; Lara Friedman, Director of Policy and Government Relations for Americans for Peace Now; Max Fisher, foreign affairs and national security writer for the Atlantic
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Viewpoint with James Zogby: Hanan Ashrawi, Matthew Duss

Posted on November 05, 2010 in Viewpoint with James Zogby
Air Date: 11/4/2010 Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, PLO Executive Committee member; Matthew Duss, National Security Researcher/Blogger at the Center for American Progress.
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Viewpoint with James Zogby: Geneive Abdo, Laura Murphy, Peter Fenn, Ali Mostafa

Posted on October 22, 2010 in Viewpoint with James Zogby
Air Date: (10/21/2010) Geneive Abdo, director of the Iran program at the Century Foundation and editor of www.insideIran.org; Laura Murphy, director of the Washington legislative office of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU); Peter Fenn, president of Fenn Communications Group, a premier political and public affairs media firm; Ali Mostafa, director of the UAE’s first big budget, film City of Life.
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