Post Archive

March 8, 2011

Jonathan Chait responds to my blast at him for analogizing Donald Rumsfeld to Lee Harvey Oswald by saying, astonishingly, that "an analogy between A and...

Today is the 40th anniversary of the first Muhammad Ali–Joe Frazier fight for the heavyweight championship. It was the greatest sporting event -- not the...

The Washington Examiner’s Byron York spoke to Rep. Doug Lamborn, who is spearheading the GOP battle to defund NPR, about his thoughts on the NPR...

Lest anyone think that after reading Peter’s post responding to my thoughts about the question of Newt Gingrich’s moral standing that I think that hypocrisy...

If you remember, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg was one of the loudest defenders of the mosque near Ground Zero last summer. So it’s...

The pounding Rep. Peter King is taking from the mainstream media over his hearings about Islamic extremism hasn’t altered his determination to pursue the subject....

Here are a few reactions to Jonathan’s response to my post: 1. Hypocrisy is certainly one element of what’s problematic regarding Newt Gingrich’s marital infidelity. But...

To help evaluate Evelyn Gordon’s impassioned post regarding Israel’s possible $20 billion defense request, let me recount two incidents from the negotiations Menachem Begin conducted...

In December, I had meetings with three of Najaf’s grand ayatollahs. Each had his own style and focused the conversation on different subjects. There was...

Israeli trepidation over the Egyptian uprisings raised a din that still hasn't settled. Newly minted leftist neocons shrieked that the Israelis were "on the wrong...

The University of California students charged with shouting down a speech by Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren last year will face an arraignment...

Clearly Rep. Peter King’s hearings are touching a nerve at the New York Times. The paper’s editorial this morning is a long rant about King’s...