Days ago, an Iranian drone attack hit an Israeli-owned tanker near Oman, killing two (non-Israeli) crew members. This is merely the latest episode in a shadow war that has been taking place. Is there risk of this becoming a broader conflict, not confined to the shadows?
A recent survey of 142 professional historians has ranked Donald Trump as our fourth-worst president. Is this a fair assessment of Trump's future place…
The new Israeli government, despite mind-blowing internal contradictions, staggers on and may actually last for a while -- bound by common loathing of …
Many U.S. state legislatures are passing laws that tighten access to voting. Is this a reasonable response to the accusations of fraud in the 2020 elec…
Lately there has been a vigorous debate over whether Israel should be labeled as a settler colonial state. Does the Jewish state deserve, in fact, to b…
No bipartisan commission to investigate the events of January 6. No discussion, even, of laws to protect voting. Has the time come to end minority rule…
The new governing coalition in Israel defies the laws of gravity; it encompasses stunning internal contradictions. To paraphrase Abraham Lincoln, can a…
Since the November U.S. election, hundreds of proposed bills designed to make voting more difficult have been introduced in state legislatures. Among t…
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