Post Archive

April 17, 2008

Yesterday, in endorsing Barack Obama, Bruce Springsteen wrote on his website: He speaks to the America I've envisioned in my music for the past 35 years,...

Over at the HuffPo, Robert Naiman has a puff-post about J Street, the final sentence of which reads: If you think Carter is doing the right...

Supporters are complaining that Barack Obama did poorly at the debate only because the moderators asked non-substantive, ad hominem questions. But Obama didn't do so...

For the second time in a week, Hamas gunmen have assaulted a transportation hub supplying Gaza. Last week the fuel transfer station at Nachal Oz...

In defending his meetings with high-ranking members of Hamas, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter has argued that Hamas's participation is essential to any future Israeli-Palestinian...

In a debate the other night, Edina Lekovic, director of communications for the Muslim Public Affairs Council, referred to Dutch parliamentarian and filmmaker Geert Wilders...

Among the many negatives for Barack Obama from the debate is the increased focus on his connections to unsavory characters. The Bill Ayers connection has...

The latest bit of Israeli infighting concerns the sale of bread during Passover. According to Jewish tradition, for the full week of Passover bread is...

Discussing Iran on "Hardball," John McCain explained that the case for war against Iran would be hard to make with the American people because of...

There are a few strains of post-debate coverage today. Some (including the Philadelphia Inquirer) see the debate as semi-disastrous for Barack Obama and the spin...

Two weeks ago, meeting in Bucharest, NATO leaders refused to offer Ukraine and Georgia a membership action plan, in large part because France and Germany...

The Dean of the Credulosphere is upset that I have not expressed sufficient reverence at the unveiling of J Street, and cannot understand why we...