Post Archive

August 17, 2009

Early this morning (Hong Kong time), I was interviewed on CNN International (here's the video) about the consequences of recent rescues of American citizens sentenced...

President Obama spoke today to the Veterans of Foreign Wars. The part I liked best was his commitment to the war effort in Afghanistan: This is...

There is more than one way of fighting Hezbollah. Its opponents and victims can take heart from the progress of negotiations between the U.S. and...

The idea of offering incentives for medical professionals to discuss "end-of-life issues" with elderly patients and their families has become the lightning rod of the...

It is not enough for President Obama to put forward a series of utterly false statements on behalf of his effort to engineer the wholesale...

Last week’s Fatah-party conference took a hard line on recognition of Israel as a Jewish state, supporting continued “resistance” activities as well as the existence...

At some point about five years ago, America became a "One-Party Country"—and the party in question was the GOP. Such, at least, was the conclusion...

A revealing article in yesterday's New York Times about White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel offers a highly problematic view of the Illinois politician—and...

Israeli blogger Arlene Kushner writes that there are "rumors afloat about the specifics on U.S.-Israel negotiations with regard to a ‘temporary' freeze on settlement building."...