Apr 17, 2015
Clinton's unchangeability, however, is the source of her uniqueness as a candidate: She's a fixed point. She is who she is. And no one expects, nor would anyone really believe, any claimed character change.
Apr 10, 2015
Obama imagines that this deal will bring Iran in from the cold, tempering its territorial ambitions and ideological radicalism. What is the alternative, asks the president? He's repeatedly answered the question himself: No deal is better than a bad deal.
Mar 27, 2015
With Ted Cruz announcing and Rand Paul and Marco Rubio soon to follow, it's time to start handicapping the horses and making enemies.
Mar 20, 2015
Any Arab-Israeli peace settlement would require Israel to make dangerous and inherently irreversible territorial concessions on the West Bank in return for promises and guarantees. Under current conditions, these would be written on sand.
Mar 13, 2015
The chicanery, the sleaze, the dodging, the parsing, the wordplay. It's a dual legacy that Hillary Clinton cannot escape and that will be a permanent drag on her candidacy.
Mar 6, 2015
Netanyahu offered a different path in his clear, bold and often moving address, Churchillian in its appeal to resist appeasement. This was not Churchill of the 1940s, but Churchill of the 1930s.
Feb 27, 2015
There are no good choices, but President Obama's prospective deal is the worst possible. Not only does Iran get a clear path to the bomb but it gets sanctions lifted, all pressure removed, and international legitimacy.
Feb 20, 2015
In the fourth quarter of his presidency, Obama unbound is abusing presidential authority at will to secure a legacy on everything from environmental regulation to immigration, the laws of which he would unilaterally suspend.