Palestinians' Attempt to Join the ICC Will Empower the Israeli Right—Which Is Exactly What Abbas Wants
January 02, 2015
It's all about turning world opinion in Palestinians' favor.
Palestine Has Joined the International Criminal Court. Will Israel Face War-Crime Charges?
December 31, 2014
No doubt Israel would make the same charges against Palestine.
In Israel, Mocking Hipsters Is Now a Political Statement
December 17, 2014
In a new ad, Naftali Bennett wears a fake beard and pink watch.
Israel's Rightward Lurch Won't Help Netanyahu Keep His Job
December 16, 2014
There are considerations other than security policy that might well sway a majority of the Parliament to back a different candidate for Prime Minister.
Israel Destroys Homes to Deter Terrorists. A New Study Says It Works—But Is It Moral?
December 08, 2014
These surprising findings will upend the heated debate.
Republicans Attacked Chuck Hagel for Being Anti-Israel. He Turned Out to Be Its Closest Friend.
November 24, 2014
The GOP's confirmation war looks even more cynical now.
Politics Can't Explain the Israeli Synagogue Attack. Only Hatred Can.
November 18, 2014
This was an attack on Jews more than an attack on Israel.
One Kid's Passport Could Determine the Future of Presidential Power
October 31, 2014
The president is an agent, not the sovereign.
Why Won't Elizabeth Warren Reveal Her Foreign Policy Positions?
October 23, 2014
Because she doesn't have to!
Obama came into office promising to improve relations with the Muslim world. It didn't go exactly as planned.