Posts tagged “Obama”

Choosing Weapons Wisely in Answering Putin

“Mr. Obama is focused on isolating President Vladimir V. Putin’s Russia by …

Posted April 25th, 2014

Victory Over AIPAC, What It Means, What It Doesn’t

Eli Lake here does a micro-analysis of AIPAC’s failure on its Iran sanctions bill. …

Posted February 12th, 2014

Obama at the Saban Summit

Obama’s talk at the Saban Forum this past Saturday may have been …

Posted December 10th, 2013

Dealing With Rouhani: Obama’s Greatest Test

Obama now faces the most critical moment in his presidency. He speaks …

Posted September 24th, 2013

The “Connected” Classroom and Its Limits

As schools consider necessary educational reforms and incentives, decisions on digital media’s …

Posted September 12th, 2013

How Bombing Reveals Obama’s Weakness

Allowing the Syrian civil war simply to rage on is a bad …

Posted September 9th, 2013

Do We Really Want a Cold War II?

Why American policymakers must see themselves through Vladimir Putin’s eyes.

Posted August 9th, 2013

In Search of Enemies (and Creating Them for No Reason)

A comment overheard at the right moment can leave as much of …

Posted June 27th, 2013

Israel’s Lawyers at Work

Americans For Peace Now’s Lara Friedman gets to the nub of the …

Posted March 11th, 2013

How Obama Responds to Intimidation

As Paul Pillar points out in the National Interest, at this point …

Posted December 20th, 2012

Secession, Imaginary and Real

Since the reelection of President Obama, there’s been a surge of interest …

Posted November 16th, 2012

Israel, South Africa, and Romney’s Ignorance

We heard a great deal about Israel in last night’s debate. Obama …

Posted October 23rd, 2012

The Stability of Conservatism

Or, Frank Rich and the revenge of the cockroaches

Posted October 16th, 2012

Obama “Loses” Andrew Sullivan

I’m trying to rally some morale, but I’ve never seen candidate this …

Posted October 9th, 2012

When Romney Tells the Truth

If you get 80 percent through the New York Times story on …

Posted October 9th, 2012

How Obama Can Avoid Being Routed Again

I wish I could disagree with the consensus that Romney routed Obama …

Posted October 4th, 2012

Obama Is Not Managing His Bibi Problem Well

Two important posts on Peter Beinart’s blog Open Zion. First Beinart, who …

Posted August 21st, 2012