| Sep 24, 2012
Global Focus: When 120 world leaders and thousands in their entourages gather at the United Nations next week, the woes of the world will be on stage in all their tragic detail: a civil war in Syria, the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran, reignited ethnic...
| Sep 24, 2012
Lakhdar Brahimi, the new international envoy responsible for seeking peace in war-ravaged Syria, said he had given President Bashar Assad a pointed message: Reform alone won't resolve the crisis....
| Oct 19, 2012
Global Focus: Salim Hamdan has been home in his native Yemen for nearly four years since completing his sentence at Guantanamo Bay for providing "material support to terrorism" -- six years of domestic service to Osama bin Laden as gardener, bodyguard and...
| Apr 29, 2009
| 3:52 PM
Today's topic: What do the memos that have been released so far show about the Bush administration's interrogation practices?
Complete Dust-Up: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3
How much did Bush know, and when did he know it? Point: David Kaye
| Aug 27, 2009
Today's topic: Should Department of Justice investigator John Durham expand his inquiry to include investigating higher-ups in the Bush administration?
Policymakers must be held accountable
Point: David Kaye
Intelligence officers were merely the tip...
| Aug 28, 2009
| 12:49 PM
Today's topic: Should President Obama pardon any CIA agents who may be convicted after the Department of Justice's investigation in the spirit of his "looking forward" statement?
A stench of politics
Point: Robert Alt
Today's question assumes, at least...
| Dec 16, 2009
| 4:29 PM
Eric Rozenman's Dec. 11 Op-Ed article, " Israeli settlements are more than legitimate," is legal nonsense that disregards history. He is correct in his observation that Article 6 of the Mandate for Palestine permitted "close settlement by Jews on the...
| Jun 2, 2010
| 9:39 AM
On May 4th, 2010, Cynthia J. Dienstag-Lipworth sold her home at 740 SE 22 Avenue in Pompano Beach, FL to David D'Ambrosia. Mr. D'Ambrosia purchased the home for $800,000.
Cynthia J. Dienstag-Lipworth is a lawyer practicing in Broward and Miami-Dade...
| Jun 3, 2007
Jerusalem — AS a young paratrooper 40 years ago, Moshe Amirav felt the unmistakable touch of history.
Ignoring a minor head wound suffered in the capture of East Jerusalem from Jordanian forces, Amirav raced through the winding lanes of the Old...
| Apr 19, 2009
Words & Ideas
Compiled by Grace Krilanovich.
An Evening of New Nonfiction With Wayne Koestenbaum, Sarah Thornton and David L. Ulin The three authors, of "The Queen's Throat," "Seven Days in the Art World" and "The Myth of Solid Ground,"...
| Sep 18, 2009
The 2nd Annual Global Peace Street Fair will take place Sept. 20 on New Broad Street in Baldwin Park, 10 a.m. -3 p.m. Admission is free. The fair includes the International Pet Parade for Peace at 11 a.m., with Scooby Doo as grand marshall....