Post Archive

May 18, 2009

The good news from the Obama-Netanyahu press conference today is that the president indicated his engagement with Iran would not be endless, which is nice...

It's been a while since I've commented on Juan Cole's absolute ineptitude with analogies -- a major shortcoming even the New York Times noticed in...

Well it must be "Failed Political Consultant" day. We heard from Mark Penn, and now John Weaver, who was booted from the McCain campaign and...

From the news reports coming from the meeting between President Obama and Prime Minister Bejamin Netanyahu it is safe to say the alarmist predictions of...

Joe, on Jennifer Rubin: The whole closing of Gitmo was a terrible idea, done as some political circus to appease the Soros wing of the party....

Ten days ago, as I was writing about the U.S., Israel and the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), I recommended a study by Emily Landau of the...

Boston Globe columnist, and COMMENTARY contributor Jeff Jacoby hit one out of the park on Sunday when he took on the drive to pass federal...

The strangest thing about Josh Marshall's observation on the suspicious timing of enhanced interrogations is not that Maureen Dowd's friend passed it off as her...

Michael Crowley makes an interesting observation: I wonder if Obama may now wish he'd come down differently in the reportedly "intense" White House debate over releasing...

Last week, Yale announced that it has received "a $50 million gift from John W. '67 and Susan G. Jackson to establish the Jackson...

Last week, I went down to Washington, D.C. to work with Egyptian pro-democracy dissidents on a series of briefings regarding Cairo's ongoing crackdown against its...

According to Ha'aretz, the gift Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is bringing to the White House for President Obama is a copy of "Pleasure Excursion...