Post Archive

September 6, 2011

The deteriorating Egyptian-Israeli relationship has produced an interesting side effect: For the first time in 30 years, Israelis are seriously questioning the wisdom of “land for...

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey’s radical and thuggish prime minister, is again showing his true colors: While sycophantic American diplomats still talk about Turkey as a...

In the wake of the leak of the United Nations report which largely exculpated Israel for the Mavi Marmara incident and confirmed the legality of...

Three new polls are out today, but for President Obama they all say pretty much the same thing: he’s hit a low in his presidency...

In her five years in Congress, Michele Bachmann has earned a reputation for high staff turnover. That this pattern is repeating itself in her presidential...

Two Wikileaks cables from 2010 confirm with stunning accuracy the critique of Israel’s foreign-funded NGO movement that many have been making for years -- and...

At a Labor Day rally yesterday, speaking before President Obama, Teamsters president Jimmy Hoffa repeatedly invoked the metaphor of war, saying the Republicans and the...

Last night, the New York Times posted an article purporting to detail how the FBI spies on Israeli officials and on American supporters of the...

Good ideas inevitably spread. Arabic numbers and the zero, liberty, the Gregorian calendar, democracy, free markets, Darwinian evolution, pizza, have conquered the world despite all...

As Michael has noted, the UN inquiry into Israel’s raid on last year’s Turkish-sponsored flotilla to Gaza largely exculpated Israel. Yet the fact an otherwise balanced report...

Wilfred M. McClay, a frequent contributor to COMMENTARY, has published an essay about the commemoration of 9/11 in National Affairs that is, in a word,...

During the president’s August vacation at Martha’s Vineyard, former PGA golf champion Paul Azinger offered what at the time seemed like a clever, mocking tweet...