January 20, 2014 /
The Friday Times
Fifteen-year-old Aitzaz Hasan gave up his life to stop a suicide bomber outside of his school. His family is honored by his sacrifice, but also filled with grief.
January 15, 2014 /
The centerpiece of Obama's foreign policy for the next three years is clear: a nuclear agreement with Iran. Will Congress wreck it?
January 13, 2014 /
Brookings Institution | Up Front
Pulitzer Center's Marvin Kalb discusses how Israel and Palestine could make inroads towards what has long been considered the ultimate pipe dream: peace in the Middle East.
January 9, 2014 /
An Afghan drug counselor: The sixth in a series of oral histories from Afghans preparing for life after December 2014, when U.S. and NATO combat troops will leave the country.
January 2, 2014 /
Correspondent Reese Erlich reports from Damascus on the growing sectarian divide and future prospects for peace.
December 24, 2013
Will leftover plutonium from the Cold War fall into the hands of terrorists? Journalists David Hoffman and Eben Harrell discuss their reporting in Kazakhstan.
December 16, 2013 /
Syrian Christians now fear extremist rebels more than the government. Reese Erlich reports on shifting attitudes among the country's Christian minority.
December 12, 2013 /
Five years after her kidnapping, journalist Mellissa Fung returns to Afghanistan to complete the story she started at the time. See what she discovered, and how things have changed.
December 5, 2013 /
Roger Thurow reflects on "the serenity of a man resolute in his convictions," a leader who walked to freedom believing that "the right of people to differ from us must be preserved."
December 3, 2013 /
We normally think of the West Bank in terms of politics, but it's gaining a reputation for something different: producing Israel's best wines. The question is whether they're actually from Israel.