Post Archive

June 1, 2010

Gallup’s generic ballot poll (courtesy of the indispensible RealClearPolitics) shows a 49-43 percent lead for the GOP, the largest lead for Republicans since the poll...

Given past performances, I'd say that Israel and its supporters are doing a better-than-average job of quickly beating back the international lynch mob...

Senate candidate Pat Toomey has issued a strong statement in support of Israel's right of self-defense in the flotilla incident. So what say you, Joe...

Matthew Continetti rightly points out the involvement of Turkey in the flotilla incident. As he also notes, Turkey for some time has been leaning away...

Max Boot and Evelyn Gordon are both hard on the Israeli government and military for the operation against the flotilla. Their harmonizing arguments are that...

Max, I am relieved to know that you don't consider Israel an apartheid state or the equivalent of apartheid South Africa, but I must take...

In the Wall Street Journal today, I write about the disastrous consequences of Israel's boarding operation off Gaza. Although the Israelis were perfectly justified in...

Mainstream media coverage of the Gaza flotilla incident is predictably incomplete, misleading, and anti-Israel. If you peruse the news pages of the Washington Post and the Wall...

Richard Cohen has discovered that liberal dogma is all wet. Well, at least the dogma that says crime is caused by poverty and other societal failings....

There is a point in a presidency when the public simply has had enough and tunes out, unwilling to listen even when the president says...

Jackson Diehl notices that in introducing the administration's National Security Strategy, Obama omits one big item: Nowhere in that long sentence, in the introduction to his...

Shmuel Rosner at the Jerusalem Post aptly identifies two things on which the “vast majority of Israelis” would probably agree: first, “letting the flotilla into...