Post Archive

March 16, 2010

What’s behind the administration’s new get-tough policy with Israel? If you believe Mark Perry, a former Arafat adviser and author of Talking to Terrorists: Why...

Jeffrey Goldberg spoke with White House officials today and posted this report. So what is the goal? The goal is force a rupture in the governing...

In our March issue, John Gross examines the phenomenon of "Denying Shakespeare," a condition in which the afflicted insist that Shakespeare wasn't Shakespeare but that,...

Roger Cohen’s decision to join the crowd piling on Israel with a column that seeks to fan the flames of anger at Israel over the...

I received a note from a reader in the context of my exchange with Tom Ricks. He is someone who reads me fairly regularly and...

David Rothkopf: "Tough on your friends, weak with your enemies" is neither a common trait among great leaders nor is it a particularly good campaign bumper...

The Conference of Presidents of Major Jewish Organizations joins other prominent Jewish organizations in blasting the administration, declaring in a lengthy statement that, "the unusually harsh...

What prompted this morning’s violence in Jerusalem’s Old City? Though the stone-throwing and disruptions resulted in only eight Israeli security personnel being wounded and a...

More and more Democrats are stepping forward to slap down the Obami. Among the more terse was from Rep. Anthony Weiner: "The appropriate response was...

Christians United for Israel has swung into action; an alert went out to its very large mailing list (which includes pastors who in turn contact...

Obama's assault on Israel is drawing fire from potential 2012 Republican presidential candidates. Sarah Palin (who, as I've written quite a bit about, had a rocky...

A plugged-in friend emails: I think the Obama administration's blow-up wasn’t about the “insult” at all. That was just a convenient excuse. The issue is that...