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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.

On Wednesday, longtime jihad apologist Michel Sabbah, the Latin Patriarch and Archbishop of Jerusalem, lashed out against Israel once again. The Jerusalem Post reports: “If there's...

In Afghanistan, the hard-won progress of Afghan and international forces is being undermined by NATO's inefficiency, and it’s a scandal. Canada, Germany, and the...

For someone who couldn’t stop advertising his post-invasion humility, Andrew Sullivan sure got over any trepidation about sweeping pronouncements. This is from his endorsement of...

This is from today’s New York Times editorial entitled “Disappointments on Climate,” about the recent UN climate conference in Bali. Despite pleas from their European allies,...

The widening gyre that is the Hillary Clinton campaign is spinning into near-chaos, and once again, the Senator’s supposed ace-in-the-hole is lending his name to...

An intrepid operative over at The Jawa Report has posted a revelatory survey of jihadists and jihad sympathizers who’ve established “groups” on the social...

It’s something of an understatement to say that Mike Huckabee, now leading polls in Iowa, has a national security problem. This is from a CBS News...

University of Florida is the latest battleground in the war between free speech and “tolerance.” In a campus-wide email Patricia Telles-Irvin, UF's vice president for...

Today’s New York Times reports that Iran’s president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, is a blogger. Mr. Ahmadinejad has tried to touch on most issues that concern him. He...

December 10 is as good a date as any to review democracy’s progress in 2007. Michael Barone does just that in today’s New York Sun...

Why is it that when a copiously decorated general offers his firsthand account of a current war, he’s treated with a mixture of resentment and...

In light of the successful U.S. troop surge in Iraq, the word withdrawal may be heading for the same trash bin that contains those other...