Post Archive

July 1, 2014

While many on the left seem to be pining for a populist 2016 campaign from the likes of Elizabeth Warren, the truth is that a...

In an earlier post I asked who on the right, in the wake of the ruins of the Obama presidency, will step up and seize...

We have decided to open up our blog to comments again—but only to COMMENTARY subscribers. We had comments for several years and then decided to...

Lost in the well-deserved criticism of President Obama’s call on Israel to exercise restraint in the face of terrorist violence emanating from two of its...

In a 2009 COMMENTARY article on Israeli use of force, Ruth R. Wisse wrote: “Would the international community truly prefer a proportionate or equal response?” asked Alan...

World turmoil in 2014 increasingly recalls that of one hundred years ago as national aspirations and trans-national ambitions set the world on a path to...

It’s ironic that Amos Yadlin expounded his proposal for a unilateral Israeli withdrawal from much of the West Bank just one day before the bodies...

"In thirty minutes, at high noon, more than 200 civilians are killed. Zionism carries out a massacre in the city of Lydda." That lapel-grabber, from...

Martin Kramer has a dazzling deep dive into Ari Shavit's account of an Israeli "massacre" in the city of Lydda during the 1948 war today...