Broader aims on Middle East realignment led the outgoing president’s efforts at two-track diplomacy. One track was misdirection. The other handed the region to Russia and Iran.
Obama Said to Break With Decades of U.S. Policy to Declare Western Wall ‘Occupied Territory’ at the UN
The lame-duck president is dismantling the alliance system that has kept America and much of the rest of the world secure
Why the new Commander-in-Chief has few good options for rebuilding the Middle East order that Obama negotiated away
Boeing stands to rake in cash from the Iran Deal. But the Trump Administration poses serious concerns for investors.
PEOTUS is stacking his cabinet with friends of the Jewish State, but the geopolitical realities of Iran, Russia, Syria, Saudi Arabia, and ISIS may complicate his Middle East policy, whatever it turns out to be
Assad Regime’s Grotesque PR Conference in Damascus Uses ‘New York Times,’ ‘Washington Post,’ NPR, and ‘New Yorker’ Reporters to Whitewash War Crimes
Syrian propagandists have found the ideal launderers for their message: Western journalists
15 prominent writers and thinkers are labeled “anti-Muslim extremists”—Why?
How the Iran deal explains the administration’s inaction in Syria
All evidence points to foul play, and reason suggests responsibility falls upon both Iran and Argentina
Just as reporter Jason Rezaian was freed from two years in captivity, the paper of record was selling luxury tours to Tehran. Why?
Why the president’s foreign policy of leaving U.S. allies out in the cold will make it very hard for the next president to maintain American influence
The ‘Wall Street Journal’ recently published a scoop about the NSA snooping on Israel, but it makes no sense
Why Jeb Bush, and also Barack Obama, are wrong about refugees
Ahmed Chalabi, a Highly Skilled Manipulator Who Dreamed of the Jews Moving Back to Baghdad, Dies at 71
The showman’s method of seduction was to awaken in his interlocutors a sense that they had been raised to a level of rare brilliance that even they didn’t know they had in them
A discussion about the latest wave of violence in Israel, the ongoing conflict in Syria, and more
Win here, win there, win win everywhere: Why America is all about #epicwinning, but is still a #loser
Part 2: Smith: Obama’s defenders hear no evil because they’ve seen no evil