- Akiva Eldar
chief political columnist and a senior analyst for the Israeli daily “Ha’aretz.” He is the co-author of “Lords of the Land: The Settlers and the State of Israel,” a new book critical of Israel’s settlement policy.
Faced with the Senate’s ratification of an international treaty outlawing chemical weapons, and the growing deterioration of the existing stockpile, the Pentagon is preparing to dispose of 60 million pounds of lethal chemical weapons.
• Craig Williams, the national spokesperson of the Chemical Weapons Working Group, an international coalition of groups advocating appropriate and safe methods of chemical weapons disposal.
• Mark Brown, an environmental activist and the former director of Greenpeace Oregon.