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Abe Greenwald

Abe Greenwald

Abe Greenwald is senior editor of Commentary. His work has appeared in various publications, and he is a regular contributor to the Commentary blog.

This sounds eerily familiar. Dallas police are looking for Yaser Abdel Said, a Muslim, in connection with the murder of his two teenage daughters. Amina...

Defying an agreement with Israel and the Palestinian Authority, Egypt has allowed over 2000 Palestinians returning from Mecca to cross through their border into Gaza....

Mike Huckabee wants to have his cake and eat it too—because, after all, that’s what the people of Iowa deserve. The former Arkansas governor held...

In a year-end audiotape Osama bin Laden reportedly scolds Iraq’s Sunnis for turning on al Qaeda, and threatens to ramp up violence in the Palestinian...

Never mind the mystery of who killed Benazir Bhutto and what method was used. There’s an emerging chorus of conflicting opinions about just who the...

At last! To makes sense of things, here's Ron Paul on Benazir Bhutto’s assassination: We’ve been supporting the, um, Musharraf government and he’s a military dictator...

At least one report has al Qaeda claiming responsibility for today’s assassination of Benazir Bhutto. When it comes to Pakistan, determining guilt for this bombing...

Considering the profound reassurance George Bush found in the crucifix Vladimir Putin wore when the two met six years ago, yesterday’s Christmas missile tests in...

In a letter recently published in the British newspaper, The Mirror, England’s Prime Minister Gordon Brown wrote, “As we join our families for Christmas,...

Yesterday The New York Times ran a front-page story entitled, “In a Force for Iraqi Calm, Seeds of Conflict”. The valueless mouthful of a headline...

1. Hugo Chavez makes a guest appearance on hit hip-hop single. 2. Chelsea Clinton announces her engagement to young Republican. 3. Ron Paul hosts an MTV reality...

At yesterday’s year-end White House press conference, President Bush let his feelings about Syrian President Bashar al-Assad be known. BBC News reports: “My patience ran out...