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…
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…
If all goes as planned, there will soon be a new Israeli government without Bibi Netanyahu but with an independent Arab party in the governing coalitio…
Last year Congress required the U.S. government to issue an unclassified report on all it knows about Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAPs, formerly kno…
Both the two-state and one-state solutions to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict have been dismissed as unrealistic. The former seems to have been overta…
Newly-elected Georgia Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene has firmly established herself as the village idiot in Congress by spouting QAnon conspirac…