Cairo Bureau Chief, and former Baghdad correspondent, for the Washington Post; former Baghdad Bureau Chief for McClatchy Newspapers and winner of the George Polk Award for Foreign Reporting
It's been a year since the start of a revolution that may still be in process. Cairo's Tahrir Square was full of people today, some celebrated while others mourned.
Jan. 25, 2012from To the Point
In Egypt, the country's military leadership has promised to hand over power earlier than expected, no later than July 1, 2012.
Nov. 22, 2011from To the Point
Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak was last seen in public when he appeared on television in February, vowing not to step down after three decades in power.
Aug. 3, 2011from To the Point
All the White House hopefuls talk about Climate Change. But Democrat Jay Inslee says it’s not just one issue; it’s all the issues.
May. 18from To the Point
The biggest story of modern times is bad for audience ratings. To save money, news outlets are hiding the truth of environmental disaster.
May. 27from To the Point
Abortion is legal under federal law, but Red State Republicans are making it hard for women to exercise their constitutional right to choose.
Jun. 7from To the Point
America is politically polarized, and the US Supreme Court is also divided. In a few days, it will answer two questions. Will non-citizens be counted in the next census?
Jun. 13from To the Point
A special live Left, Right & Center from the Milken Institute Global Conference.
May. 3from Left, Right & Center
It was supposed to be infrastructure week for real this time.
May. 24from Left, Right & Center
In a bold statement, a leading dean of journalism argues that in abandoning Julian Assange, the mainstream media have abandoned the First Amendment.
May. 17from Scheer Intelligence
The United Methodist Church is facing a possible split over the issue of same-sex marriage and LGBTQ clergy.
Jun. 17from Greater LA
Will President Trump’s new strategy serve his goals?
May. 8from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers