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In Depth: Speech

Tribute to Nelson Mandela by President Zuma

South Africa. Speech. 02:03 PM EST
21 Nov 2013
10 Oct 2013

Has Saudi Arabia Soured on Washington?

Council on Foreign Relations. United States. 01:50 PM EDT
8 Oct 2013
3 Oct 2013

GCC Adopts New Approach to Regional Security

Gulf Daily News. Bahrain. 03:08 PM EDT

Netanyahu Remarks to UN General Assembly

Israel. Remarks. 02:40 PM EDT

Obama, Netanyahu Discuss Palestine, Syria, Egypt, Iran

United States. Remarks. 12:51 PM EDT

Venezuela Expels Three US Diplomats

Venezuela Analysis. 11:07 AM EDT
26 Sep 2013
30 Aug 2013

Cyber Kleptomaniacs: Why China Steals Our Secrets

President Obama has declared that proliferation and state supported cyber espionage are the leading points of contention with Beijing. But does Beijing need to steal secrets to compete?
5 Aug 2013
4 Aug 2013

Hezbollah Plays the Israel Card

Hezbollah has always used the specter of enemy Israel to paper over the dangerous rift between Sunni and Shia Muslims. Now locked in the fight of its life in Syria, Hezbollah needs the Israel card more than ever.
29 Jul 2013

How Free Is Speech in the West?

From archaic laws against insulting presidents (only just revoked in France) to the prosecution of reporters covering secretive US government activity, democracies aren’t always so free.
17 Jul 2013
8 Jul 2013
3 Jul 2013

Rumblings in Brazil

Massive urban protests are shaking up Brazil’s lethargic political establishment. Corruption and inflation are the main issues as “voice of the streets” demands better democratic governance.
28 Jun 2013

Northern Promises: Will Canada Make It as an Energy Superpower?

Canada’s energy prospects are a trendy topic for politicians and pundits, but the reality is more complicated. While the future is still bright, the coming boom could be a bust in disguise.
17 Jun 2013

Obama Opens Trip to Northern Ireland with Belfast Speech on Peace

The Belfast Telegraph. England. 11:21 AM EDT
10 Jun 2013

Hezbollah's Vietnam

Michael J. Totten's blog Michael Young has a smart new piece in NOW Lebanon arguing that the Syrian war may end up being Hezbollah’s Vietnam , a grinding and debilitating quagmire for the so-called Party of God from which there is no exit.   ...

24 May 2013

OPINION. Obama's Speech Imbeds Drones Deeper into US Policy

Mary Ellen O'Connell. New Republic. United States. 11:20 AM EDT
29 Apr 2013

Kim Renews Nuclear Attack Bluster

North Korea needs international life support aid again. So, once again, North Korea waves sabers and calls for death.

Kim Renews Nuclear Attack Bluster

North Korea needs international life support aid again. So, once again, North Korea waves sabers and calls for death.
1 Apr 2013

US Accuses Egypt of Stifling Freedom of Speech

Ynet News. Israel. 03:44 PM EDT
28 Feb 2013
27 Feb 2013
20 Feb 2013
17 Feb 2013

Quote of the Day

Michael J. Totten's blog “Syria is the 35th province [of Iran] and a strategic province for us. If the enemy attacks us and wants to take either Syria or Khuzestan [in western Iran], the priority for us is to keep Syria….If we keep Syria, we can get ...

6 Feb 2013

Confronting Morsi's Blind Spot

Egyptian President Morsi vigorously condemns what he considers Jewish-instigated violence. But is Morsi blind to violence within his own religion?

Confronting Morsi's Blind Spot

Egyptian President Morsi vigorously condemns what he considers Jewish-instigated violence. But is Morsi blind to violence within his own religion?
5 Feb 2013

The Push for Anti-Blasphemy Laws

Michael J. Totten's blog I have an essay in the current print edition of World Affairs which is now online outside the pay wall . Here's the first part: “I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the ...

29 Jan 2013
28 Jan 2013
22 Jan 2013

BLOG. The Questions PM Cameron Needs to Answer in His EU Speech

The Staggers/New Statesman. England. 11:33 AM EST
21 Jan 2013
18 Jan 2013
17 Jan 2013

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