Post Archive

August 16, 2011

American diplomats still use the mantra that Turkey is a model for the Middle East. Alas, increasingly it seems that the Middle East is the...

In the aftermath of the Iowa straw poll this past weekend, the Ron Paul campaign has been issuing bitter complaints about the nature of the...

Omri Ceren is absolutely correct to lambast the Obama White House for whitewashing our own diplomatic history when it comes to Jerusalem. If only the...

V. S. Naipaul’s comments to the Royal Geo­graphic Society in late May reignited the flame wars over “women’s writing.” “I read a piece of writing...

It is becoming tiresome to keep pointing to fresh atrocities in Iraq as a reason why U.S. troops cannot afford to leave at the end...

Frequent COMMENTARY contributor Sohrab Ahmari has an important piece over at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty’s website regarding curious inconsistencies in the positioning of the National...

That didn’t take long. Governor Rick Perry has shot up to a double-digit lead over Mitt Romney in the GOP presidential race. According to the...

Though I agree that Paul Ryan’s inclusion in the GOP primary field would improve the debate and give the Republican party a national platform on...

Enacting three new free trade deals is one of the few job-creating proposals President Obama has put forward so far, and he’s been chastising congress...

Now this is just getting silly. The Obama White House is gearing up for a Supreme Court case in which it will defend its refusal...

I'd like to introduce you to a new blog on our website: "Literary Commentary." It will be a place to discuss matters fictional, science-fictional, Jewish-fictional,...

Say whatever you want about Glenn Beck but anyone who claims he doesn’t love Israel is lying. The talk show host is back in the...