Douglas J. Feith

Douglas J. Feith, a senior fellow at Hudson Institute, served as Under Secretary of Defense for Policy from July 2001 to August 2005. He is writing a history of the Arab-Israeli conflict.

The Forgotten History of the Term "Palestine"

The land to the east of the Mediterranean has gone by many names, all of them designed to make a political point.

Dec. 13 2021 12:01AM

Don't Entrust Jerusalem to the Muslims or the Jews (or the French)

That sentiment, held by British officials in Mandate Palestine, was the origin of the idea that the city should instead be internationalized.

July 29 2019 12:01AM

An American Perspective on Israel's Election

Washington could encourage a strategic realignment in the Middle East and a helpful reframing of the Israel-Palestinian conflict.

April 22 2019 12:01AM

The Jewish Spies Who Helped the British Defeat the Ottoman Empire in World War I

The achievements and sacrifice of a family of Palestinian Jews helped to secure both victory in war and Great Britain’s endorsement of Zionism.

Sept. 13 2017 12:01AM