The young Iranian-born composer, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist talks about his pioneering and innovative music.
The award-winning filmmaker previews his documentary, The Unknown Known, about Donald Rumsfeld, one of the principal architects of the Iraq War.
Lemmon—the best-selling author of The Dressmaker of Khair Khana—assesses the escalation of the humanitarian crisis in Syria.
Said reflects on being caught between two worlds and negotiating Arab identity in America, which she writes about in her memoir.
The longtime diplomat and president of the nonpartisan Council on Foreign Relations think tank assesses the situation in Syria.
The ambassador weighs in on the situation in Egypt and its impact on U.S. policy in the Middle East.
The Atlantic‘s Washington editor-at-large assesses the U.S. position on the civil war in Syria.
One of few women of color to break through the ranks as a major motion picture director, Nair describes her new film, which tackles issues of nationalism and identity in a post-9-11 world.
On the eve of President Obama’s first trip to Israel, the former U.S. ambassador to that country assesses the stakes.
The director of the Institute for Policy Studies’ New Internationalism Project assesses the impact of foreign policy on the presidential campaign.