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“An indispensable new English-language source on Israel and the Middle East.” — Newsweek/DailyBeast


TheTower.org is the official website of The Tower and The Tower Magazine.  Readers of the TheTower.org get the benefit of daily fact-based updates and analysis from our staff based in the Mideast and Washington D.C., along with the monthly in-depth content of The Tower Magazine. The Tower is edited by David Gerstman and TIP Senior Fellow Julie Lenarz, and tweets at @TheTowerDotOrg.


Each day, TheTower.org features real-time updates and analysis of geopolitical, security, economic, social and other events and trends affecting the Middle East and America’s interests in the region.


The Tower Magazine, recently featured on Newswatch TV and The History Channel, offers groundbreaking monthly online content in a vibrant format. Each issue contains a unique photo essay and six feature-length articles.


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TheTower.org was founded in January 2013 as a project of TIP, a nonpartisan 501(c)3 educational organization based in Washington D.C. that works to provide facts about Israel and the Middle East to press, policy makers and the public.