Israel at War With Hamas and Itself
July 16, 2014
The ugly realities of murders and missiles.
Fouad Ajami, 1945-2014
June 25, 2014
Farewell to a master and a friend
A Defense (Sort of) of Twitter
June 12, 2014
Leon Wieseltier responds to Alain de Botton's attack on Twitter.
Saul Bellow's Ferocious Beliefs
June 10, 2014
Saul's particular combination of intellectuality and vitality was not paradoxical, it was category-shattering.
A critical take on the new president and the established poet.
Obama, the Shoah, and Syria
May 21, 2014
If the president is not prepared to “do something now and quickly,” then he should stifle himself.
Leon Wieselteir speaks to a gathering in Kiev about the fight for liberty, democracy, and pluralism.
Ukraine: Thinking Together
May 12, 2014
A gathering of the minds in Kiev.
J Street's Rejection Is a Scandal
May 07, 2014
The exclusion of an opinion is not a refutation of it.
The Inconvenience of History
April 23, 2014
Obama is abandoning Ukraine to its fate. Just as he has with so many others.