In the fight over sanctions and the nuclear deal, how did the supposedly all-powerful pro-Israel lobby lose to the slick operatives of the National Iranian American Council?
The administration’s rhetorical offensive—which owes more to Karl Rove than the promised politics of hope—is needlessly dividing its supporters
Part 2: Smith: Obama’s defenders hear no evil because they’ve seen no evil
Part 1: Duss and Gitlin: Tablet editorial ‘an insult to readers’ intelligence’
Why the Iranian president faces a severe test from powerful hardline conservatives inside the Islamic Republic—and why the moderates may lose
Will the deal hold the Islamic Republic in check? The former under secretary of state explains and defends the most complex and important treaty this century.
She can save the Iran deal or she can sink it. Her choice may determine the fate of two administrations—Obama’s, and her own.
On Tuesday, the President hinted broadly at anti-Semitic conceits in order to scare off Democrats tempted to vote against nuclear agreement with Iran
Why President Obama’s deal is not just an act of faith, but a call to arms—of the liberal sort
Read our coverage leading up the accord, which President Obama says is ‘built on verification’
Would the Islamic Republic’s leaders really drop everything in pursuit of the apocalyptic goal of Jewish annihilation?
A dispatch from Vienna, where the White House continues to cover for the Iranians who refuse to come clean
A comparison of the White House’s political use of fairy tales in negotiating the terms of a nuclear program
New reality for an old phenomenon: How Obama and Israel changed the stakes of Jewish power
What did last year’s Gaza War do to Israelis?
Does the president understand the depths—and destructive implications—of the ayatollahs’ radical views on Jews?
The president draws a line in the sand in his latest interview
There will be snacks, if you can get in
NFL coach wears Armenian flag pin at White House to mark 100 years since genocide
What he said, what they said, and what America is now saying to the world about exterminationist anti-Semitism
Why did Obama send a lowly vice-presidential adviser to inform American Jewish leadership about his Iran deal?
The Israeli PM played rope-a-dope with the national media to lure his loyal base to the polls
Can Zionism and U.S. liberalism coexist under Netanyahu?
A pact with Iran sends a clear message to Arab liberals: No one will help you
And why Obama was only partly right in comparing Christians to ISIS
Hint: It starts with an ‘I’ and ends with an ‘n,’ and it’s ‘Iran.’
The difference between Big America and Small America, and between Obama and Netanyahu
Why the dust-up about Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s March 3 speech to a joint meeting of Congress may outlast the leader
Obama is taking out the failure of his Iran policy on its opponents
The true rift between Netanyahu and Obama is about policy, not politesse