kim ghattas in Foreign Policy magazine

"The pull of Jerusalem still endures. ... But today, when it comes to the holy city, Iran and Saudi Arabia are both hobbled by their geopolitical rivalry. And the Palestinians once again find themselves alone." 

--"Palestine Is a Victim of the Iranian-Saudi War"
Foreign Policy, December 22, 2017

"After years of authoritarian rule and the ever-growing influence of religion on the education sector, the muscle of critical thinking in the Arab world has atrophied."

--"The Arab World's Star Student"
Foreign Policy, April 9, 2018

"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

June 2018

June 9: "How Lebanon Transformed Anthony Bourdain", The Atlantic

June 2: "Saudi Arabia’s Dark Nationalism", The Atlantic

June 2018: Profiled in the French magazine Le Mensuel

April 2018

April 9: "The Arab World's Star Student", Foreign Policy

December 2017

December 22: "Palestine Is a Victim of the Iranian-Saudi War", Foreign Policy

December 21: Appearance on Deep State Radio panel "What Does Putin Most Desire?"

December 13: Moderated cyberwarfare panel at "A World on Edge: What to Expect in 2018", hosted by the Carnegie Middle East Center

November 2017

November 20: Moderated a conversation with Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel, authors of Sectarianization: Mapping the New Politics of the Middle East, at Busboys and Poets in Washington, D.C.

November 10: Appearance on WAMU's 1a radio program as a panelist for the Friday international news roundup

october 2017

October 20: "How The Muslim World Lost The Freedom To Choose", Foreign Policy

september 2017

September 12: "Lebanon’s Shining Island Of Example Is Shrinking", Foreign Policy

August 2017

August 21: "The Real Threat to America Comes From Americans", Foreign Policy

JULy 2017

July 14: "Making Peace with Assad's Barbarism", Foreign Policy

JUNE 2017

June 12: "The Saudi-Iran War Comes to Washington", Foreign Policy

May 2017

May 28: Appearance on Reliable Sources (CNN) regarding international press coverage of US President Donald Trump's first trip abroad 

May 15: Appearance on WUFC's (PBS) Global Perspectives on growing up in Lebanon

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

April 2017

April 26: Panelist at the Center for American Progress event "Trump's First 100 Days in the Middle East"

April 21: "The Arab World's American Savior Complex", Foreign Policy

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


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