April 4, 2012 | 8:32 am
The new Jewish Values Survey landed on my desk last night. It was while I was busy with other things, so I have the disadvantage – but also the advantage – of writing about it after... read on
April 4, 2012 | 5:02 am
Israel is not the threat, Mr. Obama. Iran is.
Writing in Christian Science Monitor, John Bolton criticizes President Obama for what he says is his determination to prevent an Israeli... read on
April 3, 2012 | 7:20 am
Not long ago, I wrote an analysis of polls that were trying to answer a simple question: Do Israelis support an attack on Iran?
Reading between the lines, it seems Israelis must hold... read on
April 3, 2012 | 3:47 am
The Very Model of a Modern Muslim Brother
Bret Stephens of the Wall Street Journal takes a look at Khairat Al Shater, the Muslim Brotherhood’s candidate for president, who he says... read on
April 2, 2012 | 8:52 am
My new paper on “distancing” – the alleged drifting away of young American Jews from Israel – is now available online. It is a policy paper written for the Jewish People Policy... read on
April 2, 2012 | 2:54 am
Maikel Nabil Sanad draws back the curtain on Egypt’s military
Jackson Diehl of the Washington Post meets the Egyptian blogger who maintains that the changes in his country have been... read on
April 1, 2012 | 12:50 pm
QuestionPollDateAttackDiplomacyNo Attack Do you think it’s a better idea to attack Iran soon, before its nuclear program progresses any further, even if that means not waiting to... read on
April 1, 2012 | 12:30 pm
Dr. Shlomi Ravid, the director of the Center for Jewish Peoplehood Education, discusses Zionism and the role of philanthropy in Jewish life.
Is raising money from Jews still the best... read on
April 1, 2012 | 5:20 am
Brotherhood changes course, fields second in command for Egypt’s president
The Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood’s reversal of its earlier pledge not to field a candidate for the presidency... read on
March 30, 2012 | 2:43 pm
For various reasons, most Israelis think that the cost-of-living protests must resume — and resume they will. This summer in Israel threatens to be a repeat of last year’s summer... read on
March 30, 2012 | 5:27 am
Annan with a plan
The Economist believes the UN-Arab League envoy’s plan to end the violence in Syria is far from an ideal solution.
“A welcome bandage rather than a long-term... read on
March 29, 2012 | 6:19 am
Israel’s Secret Staging Ground
Israel’s relationship with Iran’s neighbor Azerbaijan is causing the US some headaches, writes Mark Perry in Foreign Policy.
[F]our senior... read on
March 28, 2012 | 7:24 am
“Tzipi or Bibi”, the slogan that made Tzipi Livni the head of Israel’s largest party, had a certain ring of stylishness. In the days leading up to the 2009 Israeli election, “Tzipi or... read on