Michael Weiss

Michael Weiss is the director of communications at the Henry Jackson Society, a London-based think tank that promotes democratic geopolitics. He is also the spokesman for Just Journalism, which examines how Israel and the Middle East are portrayed in the U.K. media.

Dispatches
Aug. 9 2011 9:26 AMBurning Down the House"Social exclusion" is a real problem, but it doesn't excuse the looting and lawlessness on the streets of London.
Foreigners
March 25 2011 1:08 PMWhat Egypt Can Learn from PalestineHow Salam Fayyad is undermining Islamism in the West Bank.
Foreigners
June 8 2010 9:38 AMPalestine's Great HopeThe emergence of Salam Fayyad is the best thing to happen to the Middle East in ages.
Faith-based
Oct. 7 2008 6:56 AMThe Anti-Semite's Favorite Jewish PrayerThe centuries-long controversy over Yom Kippur's Kol Nidre.
Today's Blogs
June 6 2008 6:05 PMBloggers on Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's trial.
Today's Blogs
June 4 2008 3:55 PMBloggers on Obama's victory and Hillary's nonconcession.
Today's Blogs
May 29 2008 5:21 PMBloggers on whether al-Qaida's power is waning.
Today's Blogs
May 27 2008 5:10 PMBloggers on Obama's latest gaffes.
Today's Blogs
May 21 2008 6:21 PMBloggers on the agreement between Lebanon and Hezbollah.
Today's Blogs
May 15 2008 4:27 PMBloggers on John Edwards' belated endorsement.
Today's Blogs
May 13 2008 3:52 PMBloggers on how news spread about China's devastating earthquake.
Today's Blogs
May 7 2008 5:02 PMBloggers on the Indiana and North Carolina primaries.
Today's Blogs
May 1 2008 6:13 PMBloggers on Joe Andrew, the latest Gallup poll, and litigious professors.
Today's Blogs
April 24 2008 6:18 PMBloggers on the Syria-North Korea nuke connection.
Today's Blogs
April 17 2008 6:22 PMBloggers on Wednesday night's debate.
Foreigners
June 7 2011 9:48 AMMeet the Syrian OppositionIt's the most liberal and Western-friendly of the Arab Spring uprisings.
Foreigners
Sept. 17 2010 7:26 AMHamas Isn't the IRAAnd when it comes to the peace process, the Middle East isn't Northern Ireland.
Faith-based
Sept. 25 2009 7:07 AMThe Body Politic ElectricIt's becoming increasingly difficult for Israel to unplug for Yom Kippur.
Faith-based
June 18 2008 7:10 AMIt Doesn't Take an EinsteinThe problem with using scientists' words to support religious beliefs.
Today's Blogs
June 5 2008 6:20 PMBloggers on the idea of Vice President Hillary Clinton.
Today's Blogs
June 3 2008 5:04 PMBloggers wonder when and how Hillary Clinton will formally drop out.
Today's Blogs
May 28 2008 3:50 PMBloggers on Scott McClellan's tell-all memoir.
Today's Blogs
May 22 2008 6:17 PMBloggers on the New York Times' article about Obama and Florida Jews.
Today's Blogs
May 20 2008 5:48 PMBloggers are skeptical of a report that Bush wants to attack Iran.
Today's Blogs
May 14 2008 6:14 PMBloggers ponder Jim Webb as a potential Obama running mate.
Today's Blogs
May 8 2008 6:29 PMBloggers on Hillary Clinton's latest tactics.
Today's Blogs
May 6 2008 5:55 PMBloggers make their Indiana-North Carolina predictions.
Today's Blogs
April 29 2008 5:44 PMBloggers on the Rev. Jeremiah Wright and Barack Obama.
Today's Blogs
April 22 2008 6:24 PMBloggers on the NYT's latest McCain coverage.
Today's Blogs
April 15 2008 6:07 PMBloggers on the polls since the "bitter" gaffe.

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  Business
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  Life
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  Double X
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  Slate Plus
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Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
  Arts
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Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
  Technology
Technology
Oct. 21 2014 5:38 PM Justified Paranoia Citizenfour offers a look into the mind of Edward Snowden.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.