Volume 17, Number 1        

Autumn 2006                                                          

The Arab American 


The English Supplement of “Al-Hewar” Magazine



The Clean Break Plan: A Conspiracy of Theories?

Grant Smith


Muhammad’s Sword:

 Pope Benedict XVI in the Service of George W. Bush!

Uri Avnery


Benedict XVI and Islam

John L. Esposito


U.S. Should Invest in Middle East Peace

Duraid Al Baik


Achieving Peace through a “Legal Middle East

Elias Aoun


The Palestinian People Have a Right

To Self-Determination, Too

Taysir Nashif


Meaningful Interfaith Dialogue

Ghassan Rubeiz


Losing the War of Ideas

Paul Sullivan



Arab Contributions to Geography and Navigation

Habeeb Salloum


7 To read additional articles,

see reverse for the Arabic language magazine8