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Mel Gurtov

Mel Gurtov

Mel Gurtov is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Portland State University, Editor-in-Chief of Asian Perspective, an international affairs quarterly, and blogs at In the Human Interest

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Dim Prospects for Climate Mitigation

Irreversible climate change seems destined to be our fate. The nation-state system is posing the greatest barrier to common sense and global community thinking.

Mel Gurtov ·


Getting Back to Basics in Policy on Israel

The US has never been an honest broker in this conflict.

Mel Gurtov ·


The Israel-UAE Agreement: Good for a Few, Bad for Most

Goodbye peace plan and any prospect of Israeli-Palestinian negotiations over a two-state solution.

Mel Gurtov ·


While Rome (and Most Everywhere Else) Burns

The Trump administration is taking action, but in precisely the wrong direction.

Mel Gurtov ·


At Home and Abroad, Trump Abandons Human Rights

"Among the extraordinary backward steps Donald Trump is taking America, none is more shameful, than his disregard for—in fact, his calculated trampling on—human rights at home and abroad."

Mel Gurtov ·




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