Post Archive

April 26, 2010

J Street's position on Jerusalem, detailed below by Jen Rubin, is a perfect example of why the proper way to understand the "pro-Israel, pro-peace" organization...

How's Obama doing in Israel? Well, about the same -- rotten. The latest poll, this one from Shvakim Panorama for Israel Television Channel 1, found that...

The Wall Street Journal has a piece from the weekend pointing out the poll surge of the Colombian Green Party’s presidential candidate, Antanas Mockus. Mockus,...

The J Street Education Fund has taken out an ad that takes issue with Elie Wiesel's criticism of Obama on building in Jerusalem. But J...

As I noted in this morning's Flotsam and Jetsam, James Jones made a tasteless Jewish joke last week at the 25th anniversary of the Washington...

This report tells us a lot about where Obama stands politically and the degree to which he has frittered away the promise of his candidacy: The...

I admit it. Until now I have always been a bit of an Islamophobia skeptic. Living in the Middle East, I have no illusions about...

A sharp-eyed reader calls my attention to this report over the weekend: The Obama administration renewed calls Friday for Iran to immediately release three American hikers detained...

Sens. Joe Lieberman and Susan Collins, the chair and ranking minority leader on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, have been stymied in their...

A reader calls my attention to Paul Krugman's column. Krugman gets his share of criticism around here, so it's only fair to point out when,...

It seems that at least some Jews are so mad at Obama that they've taken to the streets. This WPIX report from New York explains: Thousands of Jews...

In the frenzy to prove their populist bona fides, Sen. Carl Levin's committee demanded and then leaked out a handful of Goldman Sachs e-mails. This...