Post Archive

May 19, 2011

Anti-Israel analysts spent decades peddling the myth of linkage. According to that very convenient canard, the Arab-Israeli conflict was the root cause of Middle East...

The Senate will vote today on whether to confirm President’s controversial pick for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Professor Goodwin Liu. But according to...

As John and Jonathan have already noted, today’s speech at the State Department marks Barack Obama’s emergence as a full-fledged, born-again neocon firmly in the...

President Obama is certainly right to highlight freedom for women as a key American interest in the Middle East. Throughout the region, women are fighting...

The decision to inject a passage detailing what Obama's vision for an Arab-Israeli peace agreement into this speech makes no sense if it is seen...

President Obama’s speech is his neoconservative moment. While the President’s arrogance prevents him from acknowledging his predecessor in any honest way and his understanding of...

Obama on the Fatah-Hamas pact: "How can one negotiate with a party that has shown itself unwilling to recognize your right to exist?" Good question....

He just said the magic words: 1967 borders with mutually agreed upon territorial swaps. Palestinians will get a sovereign non-militarized state with Israel having the...

Obama is presenting the case for another dive into peace talk with rhetoric denouncing Palestinian rejectionism and support for Israel's security. He says no peace...

The president is making a great deal of sense about promoting trade and economic development in the Middle East. Prosperity may lead to reform. But...

The president is right to proclaim America's devotion to religious liberty in Egypt for the Copts and the rights of women. Unfortunately, the party that...

Would Iraq be on the road to democracy as the president just said, if we had listened to him in 2006 and pulled out to...