Joseph Braude

Joseph Braude, a Middle East specialist, is author, most recently, of The Honored Dead: A Story of Friendship, Murder, and the Search for Truth in the Arab World (Random House, 2011). His Arabic-language commentary, "Letter from New York" ("Risalat New York"), airs weekly in Morocco on MED Radio.


Ordinary people are beginning to think the social fiber itself is deteriorating.

The terrorist organization has found new life in Africa.

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April 20, 2014