Post Archive

June 13, 2010

In a clip played on Fox News Sunday, General Stanley McChrystal explained that the effort to force the Taliban out of Kandahar is slow going: "I...

On the op-ed page of a certain famous mass-circulation newspaper, the editors declare: The country is frustrated and apprehensive and still waiting for Mr. Obama to...

As I previously noted, it made no sense for Mahmoud Abbas to root for a relaxation of the Gaza blockade. In the furor of the...

Mahmoud Abbas, the chairman of the Palestinian Authority and presumptive world representative of the Palestinian cause, has been making life difficult for those who make...

Big surprise. Reason magazine, the libertarian Bible, favors cutting defense spending. But it would be hard to come up with a more unpersuasive argument if...

The report that Saudi Arabia has agreed to let Israeli jets transit its airspace to attack Iran’s nuclear facilities indeed shows, as Jennifer noted, that...

California Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown was once known as “Governor Moonbeam” because of his eccentric manner way back in the 1970s, when he served...

The image of the Middle East in general and the Palestinian territories in particular is one of squalor and bloodshed. There has been plenty of...

David Pollock of Foreign Policy writes: A reliable new poll of Israeli public opinion shows that attitudes on the Gaza blockade are heavily hawkish -- in...

Elections have consequences: "The White House was slow to embrace the movement -- so much so that protesters held up signs last year asking President...