New study shows other countries spend much more on influencing America
With Washington locked in partisan warfare, the organization has to choose between being liked or winning
Six prominent thinkers and activists make their case—and their answers may surprise you
Plus the proliferation of the “Israel Lobby” in popular culture
Meet the two men responsible for the year’s biggest Jewish event: the pro-Israel lobby’s policy conference
Chuck Hagel will be secretary of Defense, and Iran will go nuclear. So much for an all-powerful Israel Lobby.
Jewish voters are a reliable Democratic bloc. But the Republican Party established the first platform on Israel—and brought the Democrats along.
UPDATED: Many conference attendees stand to the left of the official party line; some support the boycott of products made in West Bank settlements
The strongest evidence that the taboo against anti-Semitism is being eroded is the fact that obvious forms of verbal abuse are tolerated—even justified