The following are two separate interviews presenting contrasting opinions on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, commonly known as the Iran Deal, negotiated between Iran and the “P5+1” nations, including the United States, in 2015.  Mark Dubowitz is the Executive Director of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, a foreign policy think tank, which opposed the Iranian […]

Christine Forster is a Sydney city councilor of the center-right Liberal Party of Australia, and the sister of Tony Abbott, the country’s Prime Minister from 2009 until September 2015. She is a prominent supporter of same-sex marriage, which her brother opposes.  Does the advance of same-sex marriage in other countries put pressure on Australia? Certainly, the result in Ireland was a big mover in Australia. The perception was that Ireland […]

Michael Salberg is the Director of International Affairs for the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), the world’s leading center for the eradication of anti-Semitism.Brown Political Review: How should Europe respond to rising anti-Semitism?Michael Salberg: There has been a resurgence of anti-Semitism throughout Europe. Since 1980 in France, around 17 French Jews have been murdered by terrorists, most recently in […]

Dennis Ross has been a principal actor in US policy towards Israel and Palestine for decades. More recently, he was President Barack Obama’s advisor for Israel-Palestine policy and worked for the National Security Council as the Special Director of the Central Region. Brown Political Review: Do you believe that there is sufficient domestic political support for the […]

Thomas Menino is the former longtime Mayor of Boston and co-founder of Mayors Against Illegal Guns. He was recently appointed co-director of Boston University’s Initiative on Cities. He recently sat down with BPR’s Sam Rubinstein. Brown Political Review: What kept you in Boston for so long?Thomas Menino: I never had any ideas about running for any other […]

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