Mondoweiss is a news website devoted to covering American foreign policy in the Middle East, chiefly from a progressive Jewish perspective. Mondoweiss is maintained by Philip Weiss and Adam Horowitz. Weiss lives in New York state and Horowitz lives in New York City.


Articles by Mondoweiss :

Israel Calls Its Own Bluff On Palestinian Authority’s UN Bid – OpEd

By Alex Kane After weeks of threatening substantive punitive measures against the Palestinian Authority (PA) if it went through with

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Did ‘Foreign Policy’ Plant False Israeli Embassy Story Leading To Diplomat’s Reassignment To Copenhagen? – OpED

By Philip Weiss Here’s some high level intrigue, with the stakes being no less than Our Next War. You might

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Romney’s Stark Contradiction On Pushing For A Palestinian State – OpEd

By Philip Weiss In recent days Chris Matthews, Steve Clemons and others have both pointed out the complete flipflop Mitt

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The Crisis Of The Israel Lobby In US – OpEd

By Philip Weiss All around us are signs that the Israel lobby is about to take it on the chin

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Seven Reasons Netanyahu And Barak Might Like War With Iran – OpEd

By John J. Mearsheimer There is abundant speculation these days about whether Israel will strike Iran’s nuclear facilities. It is

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Homage To Alex Cockburn – OpEd


By Allison Deger Last Friday Alexander Cockburn, fearless journalist with a caustic tongue known for lashing corporate corruptors, jingoistic foreign

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Muslim Civil Rights Groups Boycott NYPD’s Ramadan Conference – OpEd

By Alex Kane Last July, some 400 Muslim New Yorkers gathered at the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) annual “pre-Ramadan conference” at

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‘Economist’ Says Palestinians, Denied Statehood, Increasingly ‘Question The Point Of The P.A.’ – OpEd

By Philip Weiss Excellent piece in the Economist from Balata Camp in Nablus states what anyone who visits the occupation

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Caterpillar’s Complicity In Israeli Occupation Played Part In MSCI Delisting And TIAA-CREF Divestment – OpEd

By Philip Weiss and Adam Horowitz The decisions by TIAA-CREF, the pension fund managers, to divest $73 million in Caterpillar

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US Official: We Went To Israel First – OpEd

By Philip Weiss Haaretz reports, based on an unnamed US official, that no gaps exist between the US and Israel

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