UCLA CMED's Eric Bordenkircher argues that the Iran nuclear deal has the potential to facilitate resolutions to sectarian conflicts currently ravaging the Middle East.

Thursday, September 17, 2015 READ MORE

In an LA Times editorial, Steven Spiegel urges the U.S. to conclude security pacts with Iran's adversaries.

Tuesday, April 07, 2015 READ MORE

A discussion of current topics in Middle East research with former students of Professor Leonard Binder.

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 READ MORE

Colleagues and students, both former and present, pay tribute to Professor Emeritus Leonard Binder.

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 READ MORE

If destabilization in Yemen remains the status quo, then the West should be concerned about the increased threat of global terrorism.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 READ MORE

Last week, Melinda Gates delivered a lecture at UCLA about gender equality and reproductive rights. Here are some of her thoughts as they related to the Middle East.

Thursday, November 13, 2014 READ MORE

What are the causes of the rise in Afghan opium cultivation and what can be done to curb it?

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 READ MORE

On Nov. 4. 2014, the Democrats may lose control of the Senate in the midterm elections. What are the implications for continued U.S. strategy in the MENA region?

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 READ MORE

Youth unemployment is a rampant and costly problem in the Middle East, and the region cannot afford the skills gap that is perpetuated by its ill-fitting education system.

Monday, October 27, 2014 READ MORE

CMED Director Steven Spiegel: The conflict is not between Arabs and Jews but supporters of a two-state versus one-state solution.

Friday, October 24, 2014 READ MORE

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