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Anwar Sadat, reflections

As the conflict in Gaza mounts, and hopes for ceasefire, let alone peace, seem to fade into the fog of war, my thoughts took me today back to Anwar Sadat, the Egyptian president who, against all odds, made Egypt the … Continue reading

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No more ground troops

For this Memorial Weekend, I would like to offer a radical view. Warning: some may find this disturbing. But first, a confession. I would have liked to be a pacifist. I really would. But I am also a realist. I … Continue reading

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