Post Archive

January 5, 2009

The New Yorker joins in the Caroline Kennedy bashing with this: She met with a couple of Times reporters recently and said “you know” a hundred and...

Remember how Barack Obama's election to the U.S. Presidency was meant to stem the tide of anti-Americanism in the world? Well, he is...

Title of a post at the Daily Kos: Why Do I Find Israeli Troop Deaths Satisfying? Read on to learn why. As Glenn Reynolds likes to say:...

President-elect Obama has made his first completely incomprehensible appointment: Leon Panetta for CIA Director. No, I'm serious. Clinton OMB Director and Chief of Staff to...

As Israel continues its systemic dismantling of Hamas's implements of terror (missiles, rockets, and Hamas operatives), we are treated once again to the standard conventional...

Yisrael Medad, on Noah Pollak: The element of “proportionality” is a false measurement for another reason. It is Hamas’ intention to eliminate Israel, no matter what...

Predictably, once Israel decides to defend itself, the self-righteous call for an immediate ceasefire. From British Prime Minister Gordon Brown to the Pope. Of...

Writing in this week's Newsweek, ex-peace processor Aaron David Miller says the Obama administration will have to be "much tougher than either Bill Clinton or...

As the fighting continues in Gaza, the usual cast of foreign leaders and talking heads are evaluating the peace fallout--that is, the question of how...

Tunku Varadarajan has an interesting piece in Forbes online explaining why India doesn’t do in Pakistan what Israel is now doing in the Gaza Strip....

This report doesn't sound like Roland Burris is going away quietly: I am now the junior senator from the state of Illinois," he said from the...

Andrew Sullivan responds at length to my invitation to flesh out his Just War critique of the Gaza crisis. The gravamen of Andrew's complaint is that...