Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Director for Research at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, where he directs the Iran Security Initiative, and Senior Editor of Middle East Quarterly; co-author of Eternal Iran: Continuity and Chaos
Pasadena will be the first Southern California city to require its city employees to get vaccinated against COVID.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Twin Shadow takes a sonic shift on his new self-titled album, flexing soul and funk grooves as he embraces his Domin i can heritage. “Is There Any Love” overflows with joyous vibes.
from Today's Top Tune
Valida seamlessly blends a variety of music styles that include: indie rock, house, electro, disco, world rhythms, golden-era hip-hop, and some classic 80s, pop, punk, and reggae…
Journalist Richard Silverstein has been sounding the alarm bells about the private surveillance spyware sold by Israel’s NSO for years.
from Scheer Intelligence
Part one of two in which Yaa Gyasi discusses the myriad complexities of her novels “Transcendent Kingdom” and “Homegoing.”
Metropolis playlist, July 24, 2021.
Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk. Served fresh nightly.
from Travis Holcombe
Greater LA spoke with more than 10 Olympians from Southern California about those challenges, their journey, and passion for their sports. Here are highlights from their interviews.
from Greater LA
Josh Barro, Gustavo Arellano and Megan McArdle discuss the politics of investigating the January 6 insurrection, Congress’ big pile of homework, the delta variant and masks, and…
from Left, Right & Center