The Minnesota senators new memoir, 'Al Franken, Giant of the Senate,' confronts head-on his past drug use and Democratic leaders concerns over his comedian past, which included sketches about rape and porn
Alexander Griffing is the Director of Digital Outreach at Haaretz English edition. He has a master's degree from Tel Aviv University in political science.
The world's youngest defense minister, Mohammed bin Salman, has become the poster boy for Saudi Arabias proxy wars in the Middle East
Analysis Make Japan Great Again: Abes Landslide Is a Victory for Militant Nationalism in the Trump Age
The reelected prime minister may now be able to fulfill his long-held promise to amend the pacifist Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution
Used in World War I to attack enemy propaganda, the phrase 'lying press' resurfaced under the Nazis and during the 2014 anti-immigrant movement in Germany is now staple of Trump's rhetoric.
Trump had campaigned on a vehement anti-war stance and was a fierce critic of intervention in Syria during Barack Obama's presidency
Far-right radio and web show host Alex Jones denies having any influence over Donald Trump, but with the president's latest dabbling into conspiracy theory they seem to be lip-synching to the same tune
Trump's overtures to the Sunni Muslim world and worshipping at the Western Wall, in a gesture to Jews, irks white nationalists and the far-right in American politics
Rohanis nuclear deal didnt help the Iranian in the street, say critics, leaving Raisi to prey on popular economic insecurities
Trump starting off in Saudi Arabia is a sharp break from President Barack Obamas approach to the Middle East
From a surging hardliner in Iran to the UK's doubling down on Brexit and a looming presidential election in Russia, here is everything you need to know about key upcoming elections