What Does the Egyptian Revolution Mean For Palestine?



This is a guest post by Amjad Atallah, the Executive Consulting Editor for the Palestine Note, where the post originally appeared. He is also Director of the Middle East Task Force at the New America Foundation and an editor for the Middle East Channel at ForeignPolicy.com.

Interview with Egyptian Opposition Member Mustafa El-Gindy



Above is a fascinating and important interview conducted by New America Foundation President Steve Coll and the co-director of New America’s Middle East Task Force Amjad Atallah with Mustafa El-Gindy, a member of the Egypt’s opposition Wafd Party.

LIVE STREAM at 12:15 pm: Chas Freeman on America’s Misadventures in the Middle East



Please join the New America Foundation’s American Strategy Program/Middle East Task Force TODAY from 12:15 – 1:45 for a discussion with Ambassador Chas. W. Freeman, touching on themes from his new book “America’s Misadventures in the Middle East.

China’s Musical Mishap?



When Hu Jintao came to the United States in 2006, his visit was seen in China as less-than-perfect. Hu did not receive a State Dinner or the formality and ceremony that accompany it. His speech was allowed to be interrupted by a member of the Falun Gong–a religious sect that is banned in China.

LIVE STREAM at 12:15 pm: Parag Khanna on How to Run the World



Please join the New America Foundation and TWN publisher Steve Clemons today from 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm for a discussion of New America Senior Fellow Parag Khanna’s important new book, How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance.