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John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz

Barack Obama began the press conference he held the day after his party was crushed in the 2014 midterm elections by implying that the results...

I’ve never quite shared the outrage of certain quarters of the right about Benghazi. In part that’s because at some point it began to seem...

I was at a conference of American Jews in September, and something interesting happened.  This was a terrible summer, someone said. Indeed it had been, I...

I write a weekly newspaper column, and one day this summer a neighbor stopped me on the street and asked how the hell was I...

The question I am asked more than any other these days is: How on earth are we going to make it to 2017? It’s black...

A glance at this issue’s table of contents features names that are well-known to you: Joseph Epstein, John J. Clayton, and Michael Rubin. Epstein has...

Obama apologists in the Jewish community who have spent five years offering sophistic reassurances to supporters of Israel in the United States about this administration’s...

David Landau, one of the lions of Israeli journalism, published a stunningly revealing article in Haaretz at the beginning of February—one that gave perfect voice...

Listen carefully to those who claim to be friends and lovers of Israel and only want to help it through “tough love”—by using American pressure...

The death of Nelson Mandela on December 5 instantly became an occasion for liberals to bash conservatives for failing to support Mandela’s cause in the...

When the sages of Oslo recently bestowed the Nobel Peace Prize on the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, they demonstrated yet again how...

When her oldest, Jake, was a baby, my sister Rachel once told me, she would go into his room and watch him as he took...