· How the West Chose War in Gaza

The New York Times

July 17, 2014

Gaza and Israel: The Road to War, Paved by the West. 


· No Daylight on Israel

The New York Times, The Opinion Pages

October 22, 2012

American policies toward the Palestinians will eventually backfire, as in other parts of the region where the United States stood against popular aspirations and supported authoritarian regimes.

NYRB 10-14-10


· Road to a Third Intifada, Paved with Good Intentions

The New York Times, Sunday Review

June 24, 2012

The Palestinian president's strategy of security cooperation with Israel has come up empty and violence may fill the void.

NYRB 10-14-10


· Hurting Moderates, Helping Militants

The New York Times,The Opinion Pages

May 5, 2011

Punishing Palestinians for achieving national reconciliation aids Gaza's Salafi-Jihadis.

NYRB 10-14-10


· Kennedy Talked, Khrushchev Triumphed

The New York Times, The Opinion Pages

May 22, 2008

The risks of negotiation.