December 19, 2012 | 7:53 am
Chuck Hagel has been quite blunt in the past in questioning the supposed influence of the fearsome pro-Israel "Jewish lobby” in Washington, and would probably view the battle waged... read on
December 19, 2012 | 12:26 am
Three Sins of the Israeli Left
Writing for Al-Monitor, Nadav Eyal examines the missteps by Israel's center-left that have left it in freefall.
Circumstances required... read on
December 18, 2012 | 4:35 pm
This week's graph makes the gaps between the right and left blocs a little narrower, but still wide enough for us to assume that another Netanyahu coalition is inevitable. It was... read on
December 18, 2012 | 6:40 am
We must apologize for bombarding you with election-related news and views. Back in September-October it was all about the U.S. election, and now it's all about Israel's. Back to... read on
December 17, 2012 | 11:53 pm
'These Guys Are Thugs'
Egyptian opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei tells David Kenner of Foreign Policy that Morsi is engaged in a power grab, and slams the U.S. for not... read on
December 17, 2012 | 8:18 am
No one ever accused former Israeli foreign minister Tzipi Livni of any hint of corruption. She is a woman with as untainted a record for a politician as one can have. Nonetheless,... read on
December 17, 2012 | 1:28 am
Don’t Mess Up U.S.-Iran Sanctions
Writing in Bloomberg, Lee Hamilton, Thomas Pickering and Anthony Zinni argue the case for caution in imposing even greater sanctions on... read on
December 16, 2012 | 9:29 am
Naftali Bennett is the newly elected leader of the right-wing Jewish Home party. He was Benjamin Netanyahu's chief of staff between 2006-2008, and ran Netanyahu's successful 2007... read on
December 16, 2012 | 1:06 am
The Brothers and the Gulf
Writing in Foreign Policy, Sultan al Qassemi explores the reasons for the Gulf states' suspicion of the Muslim Brotherhood.
By the early... read on
December 14, 2012 | 9:06 am
We know this is quite early, and we know that you are all suffering from election fatigue, and we know that what we can currently accomplish barely merits being called... read on
December 14, 2012 | 2:50 am
The Hagel Haters
Eli Lake of the Daily Beast investigates why the possible next secretary of defense has riled so many Israel supporters.
While the American Israel... read on
December 13, 2012 | 3:14 pm
Mazal Tov! Today’s graph breaks a record. For the first time, the Likud- Right-Religious bloc touches the 70 mandates bar. (The exact estimates are 69.5 mandates and 50.5 mandates for... read on
December 13, 2012 | 8:02 am
Prime Minister Netanyahu is being criticized all around the world. A barrage of criticism, in fact.
“Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel seems determined to escalate a... read on