The Middle East

What Cutting US Funding for UNWRA Means

January 17, 2018 Shep Gerszberg 0

By Shep Gerszberg On Tuesday, the United States announced that they would be withholding about $65 million from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNWRA), the Palestinian refugee agency run by the […]

The National Discourse

The UN’s Hypocrisy

January 8, 2018 Shep Gerszberg 0

By Shep Gerszberg It is time to stop pretending the U.N. is a legitimate political or moral authority. For years now, that has been the way the world has viewed the U.N.: a moral or […]

The National Discourse

In Defense of Congress

December 7, 2017 Shep Gerszberg 0

By Shep Gerszberg The United States Congress is one of the most heavily criticized bodies in the world. Attacked for its partisanship, its stagnation, its procrastination, its lack of action, and its corruption, calls for […]

Asia

In Defense of the War in Afghanistan

November 27, 2017 Shep Gerszberg 0

By Shep Gerszberg The U.S.’s continued presence in Afghanistan has been maligned by critics of the Iraq war, the usual critics of U.S. interference abroad and multiple international observers culminating this past week with International […]