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  • Top 10 moments of Obama’s Jerusalem speech

    By Rob Eshman

    March 21, 2013 | 11:17 am

    Soaring rhetoric mixed with hard truths and tough love in President Barack Obama's major address today to thousands of young Israelis in Jerusalem.  Below, for the time-challenged,  we've selected the 10 best, must-read passages.

    1. THE FUTURE IS IN YOUR HANDS

    That is why I...

  • November 9, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    November 9, 2012 | 3:00 am

    In-depth

    Obama and the Consensus on Jerusalem

    The president must understand that the unity of Jerusalem is non-negotiable for Israelis across the political spectrum, writes Jonathan Tobin in Commentary Magazine

    If there has been one point of contention with Israel on...

  • September 6, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    September 6, 2012 | 12:47 am

    In-depth

    Sinai’s Second-String Security

    Egypt has long been remiss in asserting its sovereignty in the Sinai Peninsula, a tradition that will not help end the jihadist presence there, writes Barak Barfi for Project Syndicate

    Employing CSF troops in the sensitive border...

  • If I forget thee Jerusalem. Oops! The Democrats just did

    By Shmuel Rosner

    September 5, 2012 | 3:55 am

    Why the Democrats have decided to omit Jerusalem from their party platform is utterly beyond me. ‎There is nothing more predictable than the ensuing attacks from the right following ‎such an omission. There's nothing more likely to trouble Jewish voters who still care ‎about Israel...

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  • Jerusalem a wedge issue? You bet

    By Shmuel Rosner

    August 7, 2012 | 6:46 am

    ‎“If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning” ‎‎(Psalm 137:5)‎

    ‎“It is a deeply moving experience to be in Jerusalem, the capital of ‎Israel,” presidential candidate Mitt Romney said last week, during his visit to the ‎Eternal City. And no...

  • Four lies you’ve been told about Romney’s visit to Israel

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 31, 2012 | 7:09 am

    There has been much spin surrounding Mitt Romney’s recent visit to Israel - but how much of it is true?

    Netanyahu endorsed Mitt Romney.

    No, he didn’t. ‎

    We all assume, and for good reason, that the prime minister of Israel would probably ‎want Mitt Romney to get elected,...