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No Breaks for Israel

Shoshana Bryen
Israel’s red lines in Syria’s civil war have included returning fire against any entity that fires into Israel (whether Syrian, rebel, Hizb’allah, or Iranian);...

Making Iran Great Again

Michael Ledeen
Bit by bit, we are getting a fuller picture of how Tehran’s tyrants have wrecked the country. For the most part, the reports in the...

When the Constitution is a ‘Buzz-kill’

Eric Rozenman
“Na’arishkeit” is Yiddish for foolishness, especially that of callow youth. It well describes the tantrum thrown early in January by enthusiasts of state legalization...

The Washington Post’s Mythical “Five Myths about Iran”

Eric Rozenman
Washington Post reporters cover, and the newspaper’s columnists and editors rail against President Donald Trump’s attacks on allegedly biased news media and their “fake...

Free the Palestinians: End UNRWA funding

Shoshana Bryen
It is time to resolve the issue of the imprisoned Palestinian population. The one imprisoned by the United Nations and its own unrealistic vision...

Iran’s Mullahs: Dictators Who Need A Perpetual Enemy

Shoshana Bryen
Nikki Haley, America’s formidable ambassador to the United Nations, has done it again. The Iranian uprising has been hard to “see,” and cell phone...

UNRWA Refugees: Where have They Gone?

Shoshana Bryen
Palestinian refugees are a slippery population -- but when 285,535 of them go missing from a small country such as Lebanon, it should raise...

The United Nation Continues To Be A Moral Cesspool

Shoshana Bryen
The vote in the United Nations General Assembly concerning Jerusalem on Thursday wasn’t really about Jerusalem — or even so much about Israel. It was...

‘American Jews Versus Israel’ — Richard Cohen’s Clichés

Eric Rozenman
Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen worries about “the widening gap between American Jews and the policies of the Netanyahu government” (“American Jews vs. the Israeli...

The Southern Poverty Law Center—A Reliably Dubious Source

Eric Rozenman
Journalists and academics often rely uncritically on the Southern Poverty Law Center as a source of information about hate groups and racism in the...

How Moving the U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem Changes The Palestinian-Israel ‘Peace Process’

Shoshana Bryen
President Trump’s decision to have the United States recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel was not taken in a vacuum. It was another...

A Down Payment for Peace

Shoshana Bryen
It’s starting to sound like a plan. Since the beginning of the Oslo “peace process,” it has been assumed that Israel has more to give...

Calling Out Palestinian Peace Process Failures

Shoshana Bryen
The Palestinian Authority (PA), it appears, has decided to cut off communication with the American government as a result of a series of American...

Lebanon: Iranian Imperialism, Jew-Hatred Could Spark a New War

Eric Rozenman Posted: November 21, 2017 – Updated: January 19, 2018
Lebanese Prime Minister Sa’ad Hariri’s November 4 resignation was reported as the latest development in a Middle East power struggle between Shi’ite Muslim Iran...

U.S.-Israel: A Common Understanding

Shoshana Bryen
This panel is supposed to talk about Israel in Washington - I'm going to stretch the boundaries a little and talk about Israel in...

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