Nov 10, 2014
Last month the Columbia chapter of Amnesty International invited me to deliver a talk on human rights in the Middle East. I accepted the invitation, anxious to present a balanced view on human rights, focusing on the Israeli-Arab-Palestinian issue.
Oct 30, 2014
Ed Miliband, who is the leader of Great Britain's Labour Party, wants to become Prime Minister following the next general election.But recent statements he has made about Israel's incursion into Gaza raise serious questions about his capacity to govern, and especially...
Oct 21, 2014
I went to the Met to see and hear John Adams’ controversial opera, "The Death of Klinghoffer," and to see and hear what those protesting the Met’s judgment in presenting the opera had to say.
Oct 10, 2014
Suddenly Jimmy Carter has become a hawk. Sitting in the comfort of his retirement, he has criticized President Obama for not doing enough to stop ISIS. This from the man who constantly berates Israel for doing too much to stop Hamas, which is Israel’s ISIS on its border.
Sep 25, 2014
On Monday night I stood in front of the Metropolitan Opera listening to hundreds of Jewish and non-Jewish protesters who were aggrieved by the decision of the Metropolitan Opera to produce a work called The Death of Klinghoffer by John Adams.
Sep 24, 2014
The air attack by American and Arab forces against ISIS and other terrorist targets parallels Israel’s air attacks against Hamas terrorist targets in Gaza.
Sep 17, 2014
The National Lawyers Guild, a hard-left assortment of radical lawyers and “legal workers,” is seeking to have President Obama, Secretary of Defense Hagel, and members of Congress indicted by the International Criminal Court . . .
Sep 12, 2014
The compromise verdict reached by Judge Thokozile Masipa in the Oscar Pistorius case is wrong. It should be reversed on appeal.