I like to think I am a good negotiator, especially when it comes to my son. I have mastered the “You Do This, I’ll Let You Do That”, technique. It really is an art, requires discipline, focus, and a straight face. I have long been admired by family and friends for my negotiations...
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The government’s call for protesters to obey a curfew and low-flying fighter jets overhead did nothing to deter thousands of Egyptians from continuing their protests into Sunday night, raising prospects that demonstrations could continue for a seventh day on Monday, when the U.S....
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What were the Palestinians thinking when they revolted against Israel two years ago?
By all appearances, they're much worse off now than before the clashes began.
My uncle Sakher, in the village of Beit Iba near Nablus, told me it's never been this bad, not even during the first...