President Barack Obama with leaders of Arab nations at Camp David, Catoctin Mountain Park, Maryland, May 14, 2015. Kevin Dietsch/Pool/Associated Press

Obama’s Tarnished Legacy in the Middle East


Cuban woman poses wearing an American flag dress, Havana, Aug. 4, 2015. Enrique de la Osa/Reuters/Corbis

A Long Road to Havana


Islamic scholar Jamal Al-Din Al-Afghani

Failings of Political Islam



ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi in Mosul, Iraq

A Portrait of Caliph Ibrahim


Egyptian Ultras football fans protest in Cairo

The Problem with Radicalism


Al-Shabab fighters in Mogadishu, Somalia

Turning Somalia Around


Emir Faisal of Mecca and his entourage at Paris Peace Conference

A Century After Sykes-Picot


Customers wait outside a bank in Athens, Greece

Greek Debt, German Hubris






Dining with Darius


The Marvel of Bánh Mi


What Goes Unsaid