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January 12, 2009

Maine's Michael, on Gordon G. Chang: Even if we discount (at Israel's peril) the genocidal statements, coming from some of Iran's more bellicose or just plain...

From "Death brings despair and a defiant smile in a Gaza hospital," by Taghreed El-Khodary, International Herald Tribune, January 8, 2008: The emergency room at...

As Jonathan Tobin noted, Israel's Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice are not particularly fond of one another -- a fact...

Over the weekend, the latest nuclear-powered supercarrier was officially commissioned into the United States Navy. CVN-77 was christened the "U.S.S. George H. W. Bush," and,...

Most of those who have defended Operation Cast Lead as justifiable, whether or not they believe it to be in Israel's best interest, have done...

Terry McAuliffe, former DNC Chair and longtime Clinton friend is running for Governor in Virginia, but doesn't seem much concerned that the electorate for a...

Fareed Zakaria thinks Israel is causing itself more harm than good: Look at the effects of the invasion. Moderate Arabs are on the defense. Hosni Mubarak's...

In today’s Wall Street Journal, former UN ambassador John Bolton rightly criticizes the Bush administration for abstaining on a Security Council resolution calling for a...

I was saddened, as were so many others, to hear that Jack Kemp had been diagnosed with cancer. His optimism, intellectual verve and commitment...

As Eric Trager mentioned, a "news analysis" above the fold on the front page of the New York Times this morning proclaims the fear that the current...

Noticing that my colleagues have already weighed in on various aspects of David Sanger's article in the New York Times, I thought I would add...

Barack Obama said yesterday his administration will be "immediately engaged in the Middle East peace process as a whole."  He is "determined to try to...