Post Archive

December 9, 2011

Saturday night’s ABC News/Des Moines Register Republican presidential debate marks a crucial turning point in the long-running series of forums featuring the GOP contenders. For...

As Newt Gingrich has catapulted ahead of the rest of the GOP field, he’s now experiencing the early phase of what will be a relentless,...

New Yorkers of a certain age remember John Lindsay, mayor from 1966 to 1974. Tall and very good looking, he looked like a WASP straight...

President Obama is clearly peeved at suggestions that he is "soft" on foreign policy. On Thursday, he shot back: “Ask Osama bin Laden and the 22...

Join us Saturday night as senior online editor Jonathan S. Tobin live blogs the ABC News/Des Moines Register Republican presidential debate from Iowa. So tune...

Michele Bachmann is the fifth GOP candidate to turn down an invitation to Newsmax’s Donald Trump-moderated debate, which means the only two candidates scheduled to attend...

Support appears to be building, at least among Syrians, for some of the steps I suggested in this Weekly Standard editorial about how to topple...

Peter Beinart and the Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg claim that Israel must evacuate the West Bank of Jews or be faced with an inevitable scenario in...

Mike Allen at Politico has an enjoyable profile of Fox News anchor Bret Baier, highlighting Baier’s reputation for conducting thorough and fair interviews regardless of...

As I wrote earlier, Peter Beinart and the Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg claim Israel must evacuate the West Bank of Jews or be faced with an...

There’s been a growing divide between the Democratic Party and the top progressive institutions when it comes to Israel. As Ben Smith reported earlier this...

It has become a common theme heard on the left that unless Israel radically changes its posture toward the peace process it will be faced...