Post Archive

January 27, 2009

Abe, the choice that we are supposed to be presenting to the Iranians is: join the respectable community of nations or be subject to a...

Tagraffiti, on Michael Totten: I appreciate what Michael Totten is trying to say here, but he should probably change the title to “The Mood in Tel...

President Obama ventured into Capitol Hill to talk to Republicans. But the issue, as even the A.P. has figured out, is “whether the new Democratic...

Yochi Dreazen, one of the best military correspondents in the business, has a fascinating dispatch from Afghanistan in the Wall Street Journal, in which he...

Jen, I'm sorry to say Hillary Clinton sounds no saner on Iran than Barack Obama. In fact, in dealing with reporters today, she sounded exactly...

If you are getting queasy about the the President's New Age overture to Iran and George Mitchell's fantasy that all conflicts have a solution, you...

Today things got deadly again on the Israel-Gaza border. A roadside bomb was set off against an IDF patrol, killing one soldier and wounding three...

There is something delicious about the dual spectacles of Governors Paterson and Blogojevich. Each is currently taking a bashing in the media, each has become...

It's hard to avoid a smirk of satisfaction when listening to overwrought accusations that the BBC is biased against Palestinians, when for years supporters of...

IN MEMORIAM. Read John Updike's "On Not Being a Dove," from the March 1989 issue of COMMENTARY....

Yesterday, NATO's Secretary-General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer suggested the organization engage Tehran to defeat the Taliban.  "We need to stop looking at Afghanistan as if...

The Washington Post editors write: President Obama has suggested that elections may not be constructive in countries where there is no "freedom from fear" or where...