Michael Weiss is a fellow at the Institute of Modern Russia where he edits The Interpreter. He is a Senior Editor of the Daily Beast and columnist for Foreign Policy and NOW Lebanon. He is co-author, along with Hassan Hassan, of ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror.
Our Voice of the Week is Ms. Iraq 2017 who travelled to Israel last week to speak at the AJC Global Forum 2018 about her hopes for the future of the Middle East. Sarah Idan’s family was forced to flee Iraq after an Instagram photo with Israel’s contestant Adar Gandelsman went viral last year.