Proof of Legitimacy Required

co-authored with the fabulous Natalie Tagher Two recent lectures considered the future of Palestine in the midst of the Arab Spring. Both discussed the recently brokered deal between rival Palestinian groups Hamas and Fatah which calls for the formation of a unity government. Though Palestinians have been demanding greater cooperation between the two factions, divisions … Continue reading Proof of Legitimacy Required


-obic campaign

I am disgusted with the xenophobic tone present in the comments of many of the GOP presidential candidates in recent weeks, and disheartened (but not surprised) that the trend continued tonight during the Republican debate in New Hampshire. These Constitution-toting candidates ignore the plurality inherent the opening lines of our Bill of Rights :"Congress shall … Continue reading -obic campaign