Post Archive

March 15, 2009

Ron Silver, a character actor of such power that he rose to the standing of a movie star for a few years in the late...

Ehud Olmert's attempt at reaching a final status agreement with the Palestinian Authority was questionable to begin with. Olmert, Israel's outgoing Prime Minister, added to...

The island nation of the Maldives is an extraordinary little place. It is a newly (and organically) evolved democratic Sunni Muslim republic. It also boasts...

The Washington Post editors join a number of conservative critics in chiding the president for ducking the hard calls on stem cell research: He decreed that...

Here's a good one. A Saudi columnist, Hamad al-Majid, has blasted the International Criminal Court's arrest warrant for the leader of Sudan as "Western imperialism."...

One of the the most chilling images of the Second Intifadah came from the video showing the death of Mohammad Al-Durrah. The 12-year-old boy and...

Kathleen Parker must be nervous about losing her position as the conservative pundit most able to serve up what liberal media outlets like to hear....

In tonight's second-round World Baseball Classic match-up, the United States and the Netherlands face off in Miami.  Team USA was humiliated 11-1 by Puerto Rico...

Walter Pincus isn't going to let any facts get in the way in covering the Chas Freeman story, nor bestir himself to follow the bread...

It was only a matter of time before J Street -- the self-proclaimed "pro-Israel, pro-peace" organization that is neither -- came to the defense of...

This takes the cake: Beginning Sunday, the White House will harness every part of the Democratic Party’s machinery to defend President Obama’s budget and portray Republicans...

In the New York Times Book Review, James Traub reviews Rashid Khalidi's "Sowing Crisis: The Cold War and American Dominance in the Middle East."  The...