Post Archive

June 8, 2008

Throughout his presidential campaign, Barack Obama has argued that playing kickball in Indonesia as an eight-year-old gave him "insight into how these folks think." ...

Our CONTENTIONS colleague David Hazony has a piece in the new issue of The New Republic on the question of whether Israel is a normal...

Many have remarked on Barack Obama’s weak finish in his primary race against Hillary Clinton. During the second half of the Democratic primary contest he...

On Thursday, Senators Chuck Hagel and John Kerry teamed up on a Wall St. Journal op-ed titled "It's Time to Talk to Syria." It's a...

Today, First Lady Laura Bush arrived in Afghanistan for a half-day visit. She met President Hamid Karzai, but the focus of the trip was...

Thomas Friedman nails the argument about Israel and Iran in today's New York Times. One of the clear indicators of which side we should be...

If you look hard enough, you can see that Hillary Clinton's adoring fans were booing Barack Obama during her farewell address. I frankly couldn't pick...

Barack Obama routinely says the Bush administration has left us more isolated internationally and that America's image in the world must be repaired, even going...

From yesterday's Times of London: Just about the whole of France is backing Mr Obama. He is, in the words of Jack Lang, the former Socialist...

Yaacov Katz has an analysis in the Jerusalem Post about the Israeli military's war planning for Gaza, and comments that Israel has its own reasons for...

If you remember back to the Kentucky Derby on May 3 the media screamed "metaphor alert" when Big Brown beat the filly Eight Belles, who...

The RNC and John McCain's team, it seems, have been busy. This strategy briefing provides some sense, albeit from their biased perspective, that McCain has...