Post Archive

September 21, 2010

The debate over how the Israeli government will deal with the expiration of its six-month settlement freeze in the West Bank got stranger yesterday when...

A correction: In a posting earlier today, I wrote that the economic town-hall audience President Obama spoke to and took questions from yesterday was “undoubtedly...

Michael Oren isn't the only Israeli official giving stirring speeches. Bibi, in a speech to the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, made clear...

The Democrats have been throwing confetti since the nomination of Christine O'Donnell. And, sure enough, she is down by double digits relative to her Democratic...

This heartfelt comment and question, the first one President Obama received at a CNBC town hall gathering yesterday, may well become emblematic of the first...

Helen Thomas is being honored for a lifetime of achievement by CAIR (appropriate for that group, I'd suggest). Now Politico reports: The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee announced...

I am in complete agreement with Wall Street Journal columnist Bret Stephens, who writes today in favor of repealing “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” To my...

In response to Eric Cantor’s Wall Street Journal op-ed calling for current tax rates to be extended for all taxpayers “and most importantly for small...

Jimmy Carter has been an annoyance to every one of his successors. He's played footsie with dictators, made common cause with Israel's enemies, made Osama...

Islamists have been mighty successful in propounding a Big Lie: America is a nation beset by Islamophobes. If anything, the religious bigotry problem both in...

As he is wont to do, William Galston delivers the bad news to his fellow Democrats. Eyeing last week's Gallup poll showing that majorities disapprove of Obama's...

Once in a while, I "meet" someone online, on blogs and in comment sections, who thinks the current round of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks might end...