Ariel Sharon, 1928-2014
January 11, 2014
Peace in Israel will depend on whether Netanyahu is prepared to follow in Sharon’s footsteps.
On the Use and Abuse of Munich
December 03, 2013
The 1938 conference between Chamberlain and Hitler is misunderstood. And the blowhards who constantly evoke its memory are dangerous.
Israel's Freakout, Explained
November 25, 2013
Israelis worry, again, whether Obama's presidency has made them less safe
Obama's Iran Nuclear Deal Could Be a Major Triumph
November 24, 2013
Right-wingers here and abroad hate it. But they also hated it when Reagan struck deals with Gorbachev—and the parallels are pretty clear
Netanyahu’s Insulting Appeal to American Jews
November 12, 2013
You should feel sympathy for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. He is not crazy to perceive an Iran with an advancing nuclear weapons program as a potential existential threat to his country.
Netanyahu Abhors the Iran Deal—And There's Little He Can Do About It
November 11, 2013
On Friday morning, as Iran appeared to be on the verge of a preliminary deal over its nuclear program with the P5+1, John Kerry flew to Israel to brief Benjamin Netanyahu on the details of the talks.
The Ted Cruz of Israel
November 03, 2013
Danny Danon is Driving Bibi—and Just About Everyone Else—Crazy
Netanyahu Sure Looks Like He's Getting Ready to Divide Jerusalem
October 16, 2013
The Israeli Prime Minister has stopped mentioning Jerusalem. This could be huge for peace.
Netanyahu Said Something Shockingly Bad at the UN
October 01, 2013
Iran’s new President Hassan Rouhani has revived talks with the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany over its nuclear program.
Why Netanyahu Wants to Scuttle a U.S.-Iran Deal
September 23, 2013
The U.N. General Assembly in September is one of two times each year that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu can virtually guarantee himself space in the U.S. media, the other being the AIPAC Conference every spring.