The Changeling

Ed Koch may not have caused a change in Obama’s Israel policy, but he’s forced the administration to shift its message to Democratic Jewish voters

In Homefront-Heavy Speech, Iran Warned

But U.S. options against nuclear program are limited

The ‘Auschwitz Borders’ Line Reappears

Prominent publicist Torossian condemns Obama

The Evil of Banality

On Andrew Adler’s idiocy, readers’ complicity, and Gawker’s irresponsibility

Venezuela’s Dispossessed

Half of Venezuela’s Jewish community fled under Hugo Chávez, who died this week. Will the other half follow?

Advocate

Norman Eisen, an old friend of Obama’s from Harvard Law School, is bolstering the forces of liberalism as ambassador to the Czech Republic

Sundown: GQ votes for Cantor

Plus, a break from Tebowing, Shalit joins Facebook, MVP Braun, and more

On Iran, Dissension or Cooperation?

U.S. continues to oppose attack; Israel’s plans remain opaque

“Bibi? It’s Barack.”

President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu have a chat

The Iranian Tipping Point Approaches

A rickety economy and nuclear progress make war more likely

Rationale

The question policy-makers should focus on isn’t whether Iran would use a nuclear weapon, but how a bomb would embolden an already reckless regime

Tribal Chiefs

Jack Lew, Obama’s new chief of staff, is the third Jewish official in the last 10 years to run the White House, after Rahm Emanuel and Josh Bolten

First Orthodox White House C-o-S Announced

Jacob who? Jacob Lew!

All the Obama Weddings

Huppah Dreams

Obama’s ‘Shalom, Haver’ Problem

How can the president persuade Jews he supports Israel in his kishkes?

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