Editorials Apr 14, 2010

Education with less latitude

The education ministry has screened and approved 148 new textbooks for use in primary schools, most of which will be introduced to classrooms in fiscal 2011. The textbooks are notably thicker than those that were approved in the last round of screening. When approving ...

Commentary / World Mar 21, 2008

Deterrence fails in a prison with no key

by Daoud Kuttab

PRINCETON, New Jersey — Every day in the Gaza Strip, strategic deterrence — the inhibition of attack by fear of punishment from superior military power — is being put to the test. The escalating spiral of violence by Israel and Gazan militants indicates not ...