Post Archive

July 30, 2014

Pity poor J Street. As Israelis seek to defend themselves against Hamas rockets and terrorist tunnels, the left-wing lobby finds itself in a tough spot....

How should pro-Israel Democrats respond to the fact that support for Israel in their party is dropping? That question has renewed relevance with the latest...

The news out of the Middle East is pretty grim these days. But it is possible to find some humor even in the midst of...

Lost amid the understandable focus on the fighting in Gaza was a major Middle East news story. On July 18, the U.S. and its Western...

The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg recently wrote about a subject that has long interested me. It has to do with which issues we decide to get...

As the fighting in Gaza continues with no lasting cease-fire in sight, some of the discussion about this war has shifted to whether Israel can...

The reason John Kerry’s cease-fire proposal was so soundly rejected is because it did two very dangerous things. The first was that it would have...

The Israeli historian Benny Morris has a tough-minded article in Haaretz that is worth pondering. He notes that before long Israel will end its military operations in...

If you're afraid of raising your blood pressure, you probably shouldn't read two articles out today, in both the New York Times and the Wall...

My column for the New York Post is on the continuing spectacle of John Kerry getting offended by what Israelis say about him and making...