Amichai Magen

We Cannot Take Liberal Democracy For Granted

Too many in the West have assumed that the spread of democratic government is inevitable. Can we cope with the authoritarian threat?  

The Jihadist Challenge To The Nation State

With the Arab world mired in political chaos and economic crisis, Islamist non-state armed governing organisations are taking over

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"