Richard Falk, a UN official, referred to the Boston Marathon in a column he wrote for the Foreign Policy Journal , saying the US "had it coming" because of its policy around the world and specifically in the Middle East, Iraq and Afghanistan. Yes, that's right. A respected person...
Why does a shul need a Maharat?
Let’s be thankful for our imperfect legal system
IAEA says needs more money to monitor extended Iran nuclear deal
Israeli president criticizes divisive Jewish nation-state bill
More than 400 arrested as Ferguson protests spread to other U.S. cities
Synagogue Slaughter Aforethought
Moving and shaking: Zimmer Children’s Museum, NJWLA thrift shops and more
Zev Yaroslavsky: Rebel politician and distracted golfer
Tag: Israel Us
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Elliot Abrams of the Weekly Standard looks at the gains and losses of the parties in the newly ended Gaza conflict.
Israelis have appreciated that Netanyahu avoided bombastic statements, and used the days of conflict to reach out to President...
November 11, 2012 | 7:52 am
President Barack Obama has many urgent issues on his desk as he enters his second term. His hard work begins now, having won the uphill battle against not just his rival, but also against the unemployment rate; the deficit; the slow economic recovery; and the overall pessimistic...
November 7, 2012 | 7:05 am
I was working late last night to meet a deadline for the print edition, writing a story that while not nearly complete, is a little more comprehensive than yesterday's live blogging posts. Here's one paragraph from the story, you can read the full article here:
November 7, 2012 | 4:32 am
Facing his own election, the Israeli prime minister must now contend with a re-elected prsident and critics at home who accused him of backing Romney, writes Jeffrey Heller for Reuters.
... former Israeli...
September 9, 2012 | 2:05 am
Documents revealing Saddam Hussein's true motives for acquiring nuclear weapons in the 1980s could be applicable to Iran today, writes Dore Gold in Algemeiner.
In the debate over Israel’s future borders in...
August 23, 2012 | 3:02 am
Writing in the Daily Beast, former Israeli foreign minister Tzipi Livni makes an impassioned plea to American politicians this election season.
Keeping Israel above partisan politics is particularly...
July 20, 2012 | 3:16 am
1. Please rank the two presidential candidates – Barack Obama and Mitt Romney – on the following issues from 1 (totally disagree) to 10 (totally agree):
Shows good understanding of Middle East affairs
Can be trusted to...
July 11, 2012 | 4:10 am
Writing in the National Interest, former US ambassador to Israel Daniel Kurtzer explains why he disagrees with this week’s findings of an Israeli state commission on settlements.
The Levy committee’s assertion of...
June 19, 2012 | 7:07 am
May 31, 2012 | 1:45 am
The international community must come up with a plan for United Nations to monitor the abuses inside Syria, writes Donatella Rovera in the Washington Post.
More than a year after the Syrian uprising started, world leaders have failed to agree...
May 29, 2012 | 10:03 am
May 17, 2012 | 9:03 am
There’s no reason to disregard the BBC survey that ranked Israel as the third from bottom on the list of most-popular countries. Of course, the survey didn’t rank all countries in the world, and didn’t survey the public in all countries. But it did survey quite a...
May 17, 2012 | 5:28 am
The changes sweeping the Middle East could mean hope or despair for the region’s Christian communities, depending on the attitude of each country’s rulers, write Yoel Guzansky and Benedetta Berti in the National Interest.