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Wrestling with Annexation:

June 11, 2020

Policy Notes

Moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem:

January 17, 2017

Policy Notes

Among the Righteous:

October 30, 2006


The Battle of Ideas in the War on Terror:

October 25, 2004


Hamas Triumphant:

February 17, 2006

Policy Focus

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Most Recent Analysis

Putting the UAE-Israel Agreement in Its Proper Perspective

August 18, 2020

I’m an Ardent Zionist. But Israel’s Annexation Makes No Sense.

June 25, 2020

Wrestling with Annexation: The Elusive Search for a Policy Rationale

June 16, 2020

Israel Has a Lot to Lose by Annexing West Bank Territory

June 12, 2020

Wrestling with Annexation:

The Elusive Search for a Policy Rationale

June 11, 2020

Why King Abdullah Is King

April 18, 2020

We Need a Corrective to Old Catechisms on Peace. Trump’s Plan Isn’t It

February 5, 2020

Remembering the Muslims Murdered at Auschwitz

January 26, 2020

How the Soleimani Assassination Could Pave the Way for a New Deal with Iran

January 3, 2020

Jared Kushner’s Peace Plan Would Be a Disaster

May 10, 2019

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Selected Outside Publications

Among the Righteous: Lost Stories of the Holocaust's Long Reach into Arab Lands (PublicAffairs, 2006)

U.S. Policy toward Islamism (Council on Foreign Relations, 2000)

From Abdullah to Hussein: Jordan in Transition (Oxford University Press, 1994)

Troubles on the East Bank: Challenges to the Domestic Stability of Jordan (Praeger, 1986)

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