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A Brief Middle East History Lesson for Mitt Romney
JUAN COLE: The Presidential candidate appears to be entirely clueless about the recent history of US involvement in the region. Heres’ some help.
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Forget the Debates: Let’s Just Play ‘Survivor’
DANIEL M. VARISCO: The format is stale, it’s all so controlled and choreographed that very little of substance will be revealed. So why bother?
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Ten Good Reasons NOT To Arm Syrian Rebels
JUAN COLE: Mitt Romney is flip-flopping on whether ‘Muslims Are Bad’ or that the U.S should supply them with sophisticated weapons.
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Israel in Race With Time: ‘Give Peace a Chance?’
JUAN COLE: The maths speaks for itself – a country of 7.5 million people is surrounded by 400 others with whom it seems to be at constant odds.