"A lot of people in the Middle East will tell you that there is no dealing with ISIS without dealing with President Assad.  That is a view that many people in the region hold very strongly."

WATCH: "Confronting ISIS"
Frontline (PBS)
October 11, 2016

"It is no surprise that 83 per cent of respondents have an unfavorable view of the man (Trump) who is not only narrowing their horizons but also cozying up to those same leaders who are failing to provide jobs and opportunities for their young populations."

Kim Ghattas' commentary, featured in the ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller Arab Youth Survey 2017
May 2017

kim ghattas in Foreign Policy magazine

"[F]or [Prince Zeid Raad al-Hussein of Jordan], the key message he wants to convey to Western leaders is that while the defense of human rights may seem like a fluffy endeavor of leftist activists, it is in fact the best antidote against extremism. "

--"The Arab Prince Standing Up to Trump"
Foreign Policy, May 5, 2017

"What might help Trump deal with the yo-yo of emotions America stirs up in the Middle East is that he’s as emotive and reactive as we are. ... Today, some people in the Arab world are cheering him. He shouldn’t be surprised then if tomorrow the same people are cursing his name. " 

--"The Arab World’s American Savior Complex"
Foreign Policy, April 21, 2017

March 2017

March 14: "If Trump Wants to End Legal Abortion, He’s Going to Have to Go Through Holland First", Foreign Policy

March 1: "Fake News: How To Cut Through The Crap In A Post-Truth World", Marie Claire UK

February 2017

February 4: "US Sanctions After Iran Test", BBC News

December 2016

December 24: "Trump's Syria Conundrum", BBC News

November 2016

November 7: "'We Will Bring The Country Together' Says Clinton", BBC News


October 28: "Michelle Obama Campaigns With Her 'Girl' Hillary Clinton", BBC News

October 26: "Obama Calls Trump's Election Rhetoric 'Dangerous'", BBC News

September 2016

September 12: "Wherefore Art Thou Baghdadi?", Foreign Policy

August 2016

August 12: "The Democratic Party’s Silence on Syria", Foreign Policy

July 2016

July 31: "Press Rising To The Post-Convention Occasion?", Reliable Sources (CNN)

July 6: "Obama and Clinton: A Special And Pragmatic Relationship", BBC News

July 5: "The United States Of Islamophobia", Foreign Policy

June 2016

June 29: "Brexit Lessons For Hillary Clinton In The 2016 Election Race", BBC News

June 25: "Shockwaves As Britain Votes To Leave EU"AM Joy (MSNBC)

June 23: "Brexit Vote: What’s At Stake For Americans?"Hardball with Chris Matthews (MSNBC)

June 3: "US Election 2016: Can Clinton Win Over Republican Moderates?", BBC News

May 2016

May 26: "Beirut's Lovable Losers", Foreign Policy

May 22: Hillary Clinton and the US Election, Buitenhof (VPRO Netherlands)

May 8: "Trump v Clinton on Foreign Policy", BBC News

May 3: "Art Is A Window To The Arab World’s Soul", Foreign Policy

April 2016

April 14: "Hillary Clinton Has No Regrets About Libya", Foreign Policy

February 2016

February 27: "US Election 2016: On The Campaign Bus With Hillary Clinton", BBC News

February 3: "US Election: No Jubilation in Hillary Camp", BBC News

January 2016

January 28: "One Person’s World Order Can Be Another’s Disorder", Washington Post

January 28: "Battle for Iowa: Trump And Sanders Play Outsider Card", BBC News

January 13: "The Saudi-Iran War Is America's Fault", Foreign Policy

January 6: "The World According to Hillary's Emails", Foreign Policy

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