Post Archive

May 2012

New York City Mayor Bloomberg struck what he claims is another blow for the cause of public health yesterday by announcing a ban on the...

Today’s NBC/Marist poll finds that President Obama and Mitt Romney are now in a dead heat in three critical battleground states that swung to Obama...

As a country with more than enough real enemies, the last thing Israel needs is for its supporters to start attacking its friends. But that’s...

I don’t understand the controversy about the administration’s plan to arm with Hellfire missiles and precision-guided bombs six Reaper drones already owned by Italy. Critics...

Say what you will about international law and international organizations, but it is undoubtedly a good thing that Charles Taylor, the murderous former dictator of...

If you happen to be in Manhattan today and the skies are clear at sunset, take a look west as the sun goes down. Thanks...

A milestone of sorts was crossed yesterday when the Israeli government agreed to pay the wages of non-Orthodox rabbis currently serving on local religious councils....

Even Israeli leaders are calling for stronger Western action against Syria. In the wake of the Houla massacre, Defense Minister Ehud Barak criticized the expulsions...

John has already responded to President Obama’s absurd claim about being a Judaism genius. But that may not even be the most offensive argument Obama...

The United Nations has hardly been a cheerleader for the U.S.-led NATO mission in Afghanistan. In fact, UN representatives have often been skeptical of the...

In the last year, President Obama loudly denounced Syria dictator Bashar al-Assad for human rights abuses and confidently predicted the regime’s fall. But as in virtually...

According to a recent Washington Post story, The proportion of Americans in their prime working years who have jobs is smaller than it has been at...