Posted on May 26, 2012A roundup of recent Commentary Contentions posts on the resiliency, when confronted with empirical data, of the President’s anti-Israel foreign policy sensibilities: Final Blow to Anti-Israel Linkage Myths? Obama’s Telling Silence State Department Spin on Jerusalem Meltdown is Already Wrong
Posted on May 25, 2012A roundup of recent Commentary Contentions posts on Iran, its nuclear program, and what the Israelis seem prepared to do about it: Viewing Iran: Optimism or Annihilation? German Paper: North Korea Tested Nuclear Warhead for Iran Left Tries to Spin...
Posted on May 24, 2012A roundup of recent Commentary Contentions posts on how Obama is allowing AKP neo-Ottomans in Turkey to drive a wedge between the United States, NATO, and Israel. The second post is roughly as comprehensive a link dump as you’ll find:...
Posted on April 19, 2012On one hand RT is a global broadcasting juggernaut and the second most-watched foreign news channel in the United States. Peter Lavelle’s CrossTalk is the flagship show on the network’s flagship news channel. So there’s something to be said for...
Posted on April 14, 2012A roundup of recent Commentary Contentions posts on Iran, including the very real possibility that very real possibility that the Obama administration doesn’t quite get what’s going on inside the Islamic Republic: U.S. Intel Undermined by Iraq, Obama With Eye...
Posted on April 11, 2012A roundup of recent and not so recent Commentary Contentions posts on the UN’s anti-Israel diplomacy, the EU’s anti-Israel diplomacy, the Palestinians’ UN and EU-facilitated anti-Israel diplomacy, and so on: UNRWA Slams Israeli Self-Defense Palestinians to Use UNESCO to Ban...
Posted on April 9, 2012A roundup of recent Commentary Contentions posts on the Obama White Houses’s campaign of anti-Israel leaks on Iran, wherein the most pro-Israel administration evuh is raising the cost of Israeli self-defense and even directly undermining the Jewish State’s ability to...
Posted on January 17, 2012This clip is actually from over the summer but – since the basic contours of debate never really change in the Middle East – it’s still as depressingly fresh as the day it was recorded. Hezbollah’s recent and quite explicit...
Omri On “After September” Middle East Diplomacy and Security Panel – Sunday, October 2 – Luxe Hotel, Los AngelesPosted on October 2, 2011The event is sponsored by Children of Jewish Holocaust Survivors, which regularly does fantastic bloggers’ panels. Registration and ticket information is here. Panelists and topics for tonight: Rick Richman: Beyond the Two-State Non-Solution: One State, Three States, or No State...
Posted on December 9, 2010An alternative AFP headline could have been something like Britain Scales Back Controversial War Crimes Law, with a justifiable sub headline like Universal Jurisdiction Used To Target Israeli Diplomats, Undermine Relations And Counter-Terrorism Cooperation. But why miss a chance to...