Post Archive

July 14, 2014

The surge of illegal aliens--and in particular unaccompanied minors from Central America--across the border in Texas has started a debate in which more than immigration...

What was Jerusalem’s Arab population doing when Hamas fired rockets at the holy city in the last week? According to stories in both the New...

Who are the obstacles to a new nuclear deal between the West and Iran? According to the New York Times, it’s the extremists on both...

Today's Wall Street Journal published a trenchant front-page article that begins this way: A convergence of security crises is playing out around the globe, from the...

Arne Duncan can rest easy. The current secretary of education has lately been on the receiving end of the pitchforks-and-torches treatment from the major national...

The United States has been a largely helpless spectator as the fighting between Israel and Hamas has continued this week. But rather than merely calling...

Narendra Modi, the new prime minister of India, promised in his campaign to clean up the notoriously slovenly ways of the Indian bureaucracy. According to...

When the historian and founding president of Brandeis Abram Sachar wrote a history of the Jewish journey from the death camps to the establishment of...

Charles Blow of the New York Times wins today’s disingenuousness award for his column in defense of President Obama. The subject: does President Obama deserve...

It was news in 2006 when Hezbollah was hitting Haifa with rockets from Lebanon: Israel’s third largest city was now suddenly in reach of the...

Turkey continues its march toward authoritarianism unabated. Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has made clear that not only does he want to become president, but...