Post Archive

June 7, 2009

In the AP report that Abe quoted the other day, President Obama says that he "recognize[s] the very difficult politics in Israel of getting that...

Martin Kramer has suggested that Obama's Cairo speech can be understood as an example of "Third Worldism," given some of the themes that pervaded the...

Middle East policy notwithstanding, the Obama administration continues to wake up to from its "smart power" dream. Hillary Clinton says they're mulling over putting North...

Having become almost entirely inaudible within her own country, Tzipi Livni is looking for a new audience. She's found it in the New York Times,...

Former No. 3 man in the State Department Nicholas Burns, commenting on the president's public bashing of Israel on settlements, spews the sort of gibberish...

According to today's Ha'aretz, President Obama's visit to the Buchenwald concentration camp, was widely interpreted as a direct continuation of the "reconciliation" address he delivered in...

The New York Times sets up an interesting comparison between Sonia Sotomayor and Clarence Thomas. For the former, it's all about race and ethnicity, all...

While in Dresden on Friday, Barack Obama sat down for yet another fawning interview, this time with NBC’s Tom Brokaw on the "Today Show." Brokaw asked...

Karl Rove, on the significance of the 2009 gubernatorial races: "Democratic defeats in Virginia or New Jersey -- or even narrow victories -- would be discombobulating...