Now that the U.S. is closer to energy independence, importing less oil now than at any time since 1987, the Saudis do not have anywhere near the leverage that they had in 1973.
It is important to Assad to promote the narrative that his ‘legitimate’ regime is under attack by outsiders like Israel.
Israel should use its new gas resources to further its political interests, just as the Arabs have done with their energy resources.
Finally, what if, say, Venezuela was developing nuclear weapons and every other day one of their officials promised to root out the ‘cancer’ that was the U.S.?
Morsi, who all but expressly said Jews control the Western media, would find a comforting embrace in the anti-Semitism of some Westerners.
There was little discussion during the campaign of 'the peace process, because everybody in Israel, with the exception of the European- and NIF-funded Left, knows that the “peace process” is dead.
Brennan is 100 percent on board with the Obama policy that our enemies consist only of 'al-Qaeda and its extremist allies.'
Sometimes I read something that is so on-target and illuminating that I want to say “stop what you are doing and read this now!” Fiamma Nirenstein is...
The thugs on the ground in Europe and the Obama Administration now simply want to impose the UN’s diktat on Israel.
If Schumer buys Hagel's transformation so will a majority of senators.
The Jewish state is supposed to be a place where people are not humiliated for being Jews.
It is reported that U.S. officials admit that there is no way to prevent Assad from using the chemical weapons that were prepared.
What is the Obama Administration doing in the face of the imminent collapse of the largest and historically most important and powerful state in the Arab world, now ruled by an anti-Western and anti-Semitic radical Islamic regime?
This is one of those times that I wish the anti-Semites were right, and that there was actually a semi-covert, powerful and well-funded Jewish lobby forcing the US to do its bidding.
The Obama administration has succeeded in making the issue of Hagel all about Israel and Jews.
The ideal is a tolerant Jewish state which is nevertheless fully Jewish. This isn’t an easy sell to secular Israelis.
There is as little chance of the conditions described in the poll being fulfilled as there being a porcine airlift.
A policy of appeasing the US and EU can only aid the Arabs in their project to weaken Israel and slice away at it, bit by bit.
Israelis have finally realized what a bill of goods they were sold in 1993, when they were suckered into the Oslo agreements.
The biggest obstacle to peace, of course, is the Palestinian intention to establish an Arab state from the river to the sea.
Nothing triggers the irrational conspiracy center located not-so-deeply in the human brain better than a conspiracy that involves Jews or Israel.
At the last minute, the Secretary of Defense presented a memo to the court accusing Pollard of doing massive damage to the U.S.
I can’t believe, if the government actually has information to justify the sentence, that it could not be provided in a manner that would be convincing without revealing damaging secrets.
You wouldn’t make donations to Hezballah, right? Then don’t buy the Times.
When can we finally put the idea of the “two-state solution” out of its misery?