Middle East Conflict

Latest Articles


The Two-State Solution

The Real Maine meets Northern Mass.
Slobsville vs. Snobsville
By DAVID KISH  |  April 23, 2010

How much have we learned since 9-11?

When Israel launched recent attacks against Palestinian foes, killing hundreds, president-elect Obama and others repeated the familiar mantra of pro-Israel support, decrying Hamas and citing Israel's right to self-defense, ignoring how dead children, o
By MARY ANN SORRENTINO  |  January 14, 2009

Review: Delgo

In a far-away animated land resembling Middle-earth by way of George Lucas's Clone Wars , two races clash over a common territory in a situation akin to the current conflict in the Middle East.
Somewhat less impressive than the Geico gecko
By TOM MEEK  |  December 16, 2008

Israeli and Palestinian women promote reconciliation

Although her daughter was killed by a Palestinian suicide-bombing attack, Israeli peace activist Nurit Peled-Elhanan is part of a group of trying to promote reconciliation among Israelis and Palestinians.
The Middle East
By MIRIAM ALTMAN  |  September 27, 2006

Conspiracy of silence

Your editorial on  security in the US post-9/11  made me angry enough to actually write back.
Letters to the Boston Editor: September 1, 2006
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  August 30, 2006

Rice seeks Gaza border deal

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said on Monday an agreement over Gaza border crossings was "in sight" and extended her Middle East trip to try to broker a deal between Israel and the Palestinians.
By Bill Thompson  |  December 18, 2005