Post Archive

July 2012

Conservative pro-Israel groups are preparing for a massive assault on President Obama’s Israel record that will dwarf any similar efforts from four years ago. But...

It is now customary for American presidential candidates to visit Israel and to express their warm support for the Jewish state. In that sense, Mitt...

Today is Tisha B’Av, the date in the Hebrew calendar on which a number of catastrophes have befallen the Jews. This is the date on...

The new Johns Hopkins SAIS dean, Vali Nasr, is right to worry, in this New York Times op-ed, about the dangers lurking in a post-Assad...

In the weeks and months prior to the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games, the organizers and the International Olympics Committee were adamant in insisting...

There are few politicians--heck, few Americans, period--for whom I have greater respect than John McCain. Not only do I have endless admiration for his character,...

A week ago, a senseless and tragic shooting at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, took the lives of 12 persons and wounded dozens. But...

As part of its effort to try and show up Mitt Romney during his foreign tour, the White House is working overtime in a vain...

On Wednesday, two of the widows of the Israeli Olympians who were murdered in Munich in 1972 made a last-ditch effort to convince the International...

There’s been some concern that Republican-leaning evangelical voters might be hesitant to vote for Mitt Romney because of his religion. But the latest Pew Research...

The "surge" which turned around the situation in Iraq in 2007-2008--at a time when the war appeared lost--is now history, but the debate about what...

The New York Times carries an article today echoing congressional Democrats’ complaint that John McCain refuses to enable them to name, shame, and attempt to...