Sunday, April 20, 2014 Nisan 20, 5774

Comment0
There was nothing really new about Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's call last week for Israel's destruction. The Islamist clerics and their supporters who run that regime have said much the same thing many times before. But what was different about this incident was the reaction. Not just the United States but the nations of Europe united to condemn the threat...
Comment0
Don't Be Fooled by the Petroleum-Soaked Carrot Even as a news junky who's been following the trail of Saudi cash for years, I was shocked at the extent it's been used to promote a whitewashed view of Islam to public-school kids. (Cover story: "Saudi Cash Paves Way for Public-School Bias," Oct. 27). Think about it: Every time you fill up...
Comment0
By:
Saul Singer
On the face of it, George Bush's foreign policy is extremely controversial, even within the United States. Brent Scowcroft, dean of the "realist" school and close adviser to Bush's father, is bitterly opposed to it, as is a good chunk of the American electorate. All this is strange since, structurally speaking, there is a much greater consensus now regarding the...
Comment0
By:
Naomi Chazan
Israel's campaign to bar Hamas from competing in the forthcoming Palestinian elections is failing in the international arena in general and in Washington in particular. It is also fundamentally misconceived and potentially self-defeating. Instead of meddling in domestic Palestinian politics and possibly dangerously skewing the results, Israel has a vested interest in assuring a free and inclusive plebiscite. This means...
Comment0

Sign up for our Newsletter

Advertisement