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Hillary Clinton

Nearly a month after Hillary Clinton lost the presidential election, her advisors still refuse to concede that the candidate herself, and her advisors, bear responsibility...
Anti-War

In October 2015, during a battle for the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, U.S. forces accidentally bombed a hospital belonging to Doctors Without Borders. The...
Vladimir Putin

It's unlikely to happen, but if there is any justice in this world, Vladimir Putin will someday have to answer for his crimes. He has...
Iran nuclear deal

This past January, as the Iran nuclear deal was implemented, the Obama administration justified its eagerness to end sanctions by asserting that Tehran had scrupulously kept all...
Donald Trump

CLEVELAND—The question that has everybody talking today in and around the Republican Convention is whether Donald and the Trumpkins have simply displayed stunning incompetence at running things—not...
Syria

Israel-hatred isn’t the only reason for the Mideast’s current meltdown, but it has undoubtedly played a significant role.  As an example, consider how Lebanon was...
BDS

Jonathan Tobin has written about the latest defeat for the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement. At the General Conference of the United Methodist Church, meeting from...
Iran

Earlier this year, Marcel H. Van Herpen, director of the Cicero Foundation, a think tank with branches in both Maastricht and Paris, published a comprehensive...
Republican Party

Donald Trump will be the nominee of the Republican Party. This means, of course, that the Republican Party—at least at the presidential level—has become unfit....
Iran

The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the so-called Iran nuclear deal, has become like a bad timeshare agreement an instance in which the costs...
contested convention

Something unprecedented will obviously have to happen for Donald Trump to lose the Republican nomination. Of course, since Trump is himself an unprecedented phenomenon, what likelier time...
ISIS

On Tuesday night, President Obama both deprecated the significance of ISIS and inflated the success the U.S. has had in fighting it. Don't worry, be happy....