The Middle East Is a 2nd-Term Problem

By Jeffrey Goldberg

In case you are sitting at your desk procrastinating, or worrying about the future of the Middle East (fake surveys show that a disproportionate number of Goldblog readers worry about the future of the Middle East), you can always listen to Steve Inskeep and me talk on Morning Edition about how President Obama (and, alternatively, Mitt Romney) might approach the Middle East peace process over the next four years. Just click right here for some good old-fashioned NPR intellectual stimulation.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/09/the-middle-east-is-a-2nd-term-problem/262828/