Black Wave – Book Review

(Black Wave: Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Forty-Year Rivalry That Unravelled Culture, Religion, and Collective Memory in the Middle East.  Kim Ghattas.  Henry Holt & Company, NewYork, 2020.) Among the many books analyzing the Middle […]

Hiroshima: Our Survival at Stake

For many, the seventy-fifth anniversary of the atomic attack on Hiroshima, August 6, was a day for quiet introspection. I recall a summer morning following the U.S. 2003 “Shock and Awe” invasion of Iraq when the […]