Post Archive

March 12, 2007

I have always laughed at the old joke about how Reform Judaism is "the Democratic party with holidays." But at the moment, watching the spiritual...

The announcement last Tuesday by the State Department that, for a second straight year, the U.S. would decline to seek a seat on the UN...

Like so many “small wars,” the 1983 U.S. invasion of Grenada has been all but forgotten. But the death of Joseph Metcalf III, the vice...

• Of the making of books about Miles Davis, the most influential figure in post-1950 jazz, there is no end. The latest one, Richard Cook’s...

The Teapacks are an Israeli pop group, said to be punk-influenced, whose music is no doubt as ghastly as that of all such groups—if music...

Staking out a distinctive position in today's debate over Iran is no easy matter. Every foreign-policy maven has a formula to suggest or a wider...