Post Archive

August 8, 2008

What more can one say? There are of course more questions than answers (The biggest: if the affair was over in 2006 what was he...

Seth Halpern on David Hazony: Israel has no government, no clear public consensus on much of anything including even the validity of its founding principles, is...

Russian tanks and airplanes invaded the South Ossetia region of Georgia today.  Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili refused to tell CNN that his pro-Western nation is...

It's taken a while but the Bush administration is slowly and belatedly starting to correct some of the deficiencies which have cost us so much...

As John pointed out here, "Successful politicians aren't just good at what they do; they're lucky." Obama's being on a Hawaii vacation when Russia...

It is a Friday in August and the Olympics are underway. But the good old days when politics took a breather are long gone. Barack...

The Jerusalem Post's Michael Freund offers the following human-rights story, one unlikely to make it to the mainstream media here. A Bangladeshi newspaper editor, Sallah...

Charles Krauthammer identifies the nub of the energy matter: the Democrats have no logical rationale for opposing drilling along with other measures. He writes: This is...

In yesterday's Jerusalem Post, Evelyn Gordon quotes the chief of Israel's Shin Bet security service, Yuval Diskin, who has unleashed a scathing attack on...

"Hoist with his own petard!"--or oil rig, I suppose--is what the McCain camp is crowing about with regard to campaign donations from "oil companies." ...

In today's Christian Science Monitor, Simon Montlake speculates about "What Asia Wants From The Next U.S. President." Asia analysts have told him they are looking...

Just in case Hillary Clinton didn't experience enough condescension during the primary they are now going to pray for the dear, sweet thing. What does she...