Opening the Rafah border between Egypt and Gaza means different things to different groups, but for Gazans it means increased freedom.
As I was reading President Obama's speech last week, I dozed off into a glorious daydream.
Palestinians mark the creation of Israel - or Nakba - by protests. What will happen next - if anything?
An interview with the bilingual author from Israel.
With the Middle East experiencing social upheaval and revolution what does that mean for our interests?
Revelations of British atrocities further compromise conservatives in their denial of the West's colonial past.
Why the people of Lebanon rose up against their Syrian overlords - and what went wrong afterwards.
Will the government finally do what it needs to do to secure Israel's security? I won't hold my breath.
This fairy tale from prize-winning novelist and essayist Oz succeeds in more ways than one.
What can be done to further democracy in the region?