Post Archive

March 2, 2011

J Street doesn’t like to describe itself as a “left-wing” organization, but its gala dinner last night failed to attract a single Republican member of...

There has been a hierarchy of speed and effectiveness in the world’s response to the crisis in Libya. While no response to date is likely...

Many conservatives cried foul when the Southern Poverty Law Center dubbed organizations that oppose gay marriage, like the Family Research Council, “hate groups.” And now...

At the Weekly Standard’s blog, Cheryl Miller has a great post about Harvard's dragging its feet on restoring ROTC to campus now that Don’t Ask,...

Evelyn is quite right that Israelis have good reason to be fearful about the future. This is not the first time that they have been...

J Street was founded on the premise that it would be a left-wing lobby to rival AIPAC, but the biggest take-away from its second conference...

Max finds it incomprehensible that many Israelis are fearful, even unhappy, over the changes sweeping our region. So as an Israeli, let me explain. Over the...

The Supreme Court sided with one of the most universally despised groups in America, ruling 8-1 that the Westboro Baptist Church has the First Amendment...

Good grief. Former governor Mike Huckabee said in an interview that President Obama grew up in Kenya. His press spokesman clarified that Huckabee meant to...

In yet another disaster for Pakistani moderates, a second politician has been gunned down for opposing the country’s blasphemy laws. As Giulio Meotti has noted,...

Defense Secretary Bob Gates, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Admiral Mike Mullen, and Central Command boss Gen. Jim Mattis are right to warn that imposing...

Pakistan's government minister for religious minorities, the Catholic Shahbaz Bhatti, has just been shot dead. It's the latest attack on a high-profile Pakistani figure who had...