Posts tagged “John Kerry”

Give Kerry a B for Effort

Is John Kerry’s effort to negotiate an Israeli-Palestinian “framework” for peace (i.e. …

Posted April 16th, 2014

The Kerry Peace Mission: An Unbalanced Balancing Act

Like many committed to a just solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict, I …

Posted February 5th, 2014

John Kerry’s Diplomatic Minefield

Does John Kerry understand the world he inherited? Is he in denial? …

Posted January 28th, 2014

Kerry’s Quest for an Israel-Palestinian Peace: What You First Need to Know

The early reports from John Kerry’s latest trip to the Mideast, to …

Posted January 3rd, 2014

New Sanctions Won’t Help Iran Negotiations

Reacting to the Iran hawks’ contention that piling more sanctions on Iran …

Posted December 11th, 2013

Without Iran Diplomacy, Only War Remains

If Bibi Netanyahu succeeds in closing down Obama’s diplomatic path to Iran, …

Posted November 12th, 2013

Israel and the Saudis, United in Jealousy

It may be hard to pity John Kerry, but in the last …

Posted October 25th, 2013

Just Keep Stumbling into Peace

Obama has no grand strategy, but foreign-policy improvisation may be the providential path to avoiding war.

Posted September 20th, 2013

Time for Congress to Take Back Its War Powers

“It was a damn near-run thing,” said the Duke of Wellington. The …

Posted September 13th, 2013

The Amateurish Syria Debate in Congress

Judging from the tone of John Kerry, Chuck Hagel, and Martin Dempsey’s …

Posted September 4th, 2013

Will Boehner Stop Our Rogue President?

The next 72 hours will be decisive in the career of the …

Posted August 30th, 2013

Chas Freeman on Why the Kerry Initiative Will Fail

Lost in the chaos of Egypt and horror of Syria is the …

Posted August 23rd, 2013

Considering John Kerry’s New Faith-Based Office

When the State Department announced its new office for religious engagement last …

Posted August 19th, 2013

Egypt’s Army Crosses the Rubicon

“Sire, clear the square with gunfire or abdicate.” That was the message …

Posted August 16th, 2013

John Kerry’s “Breakthrough”

What will come of Secretary of State Kerry’s announcement that he has …

Posted July 23rd, 2013

Is Kerry’s Peace Plan Still Breathing?

Two years ago, a Christian peace group I was traveling with had …

Posted July 17th, 2013

Kerry’s Diplomacy Is a Joke, But Not a Funny One

One is torn between the opposing impulses to mock John Kerry for …

Posted July 3rd, 2013