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A Vision for Middle East Peace and Security

BY EARL H. TILFORD President Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia and then to Israel as part of his first foreign trip is as historically...

Herbert Hoover died OCTOBER 20, 1964

American Minute with Bill Federer In declining health, President Franklin D. Roosevelt wrote a letter, April 5, 1945, to the Saudi King, promising not to...

State of Israel came about MAY 14, 1948

American Minute with Bill Federer On midnight, MAY 14, 1948, the State of Israel came into being and was immediately recognized by the United States...

Palestinian Intent to Accede to 15 Treaties and U.S. Response

HERITAGE FOUNDATION, BRETT D. SCHAEFER, STEVEN GROVES, JAMES PHILLIPS President Mahmoud Abbas announced on April 1 that the Palestinian Authority (PA) will seek to join...

Chaim Weizmann, the United Nations and Israel

American Minute with Bill Federer During World War I, Britain was ineffective manufacturing explosives, until a breakthrough in synthesizing acetone was made by Jewish chemist...

Training Teachers for Social Justice

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM At the Fifth Annual Northwest Conference on Teaching for Social Justice, race, class, white privilege, oppression, alternative lifestyles, identity – all...

Bernard Lewis on the Middle East and Islam—Carl Bankston

BY CARL L. BANKSTON III The part of the world dominated by Islam concerns all of us today, as we face a Syria already in...

Chris Clancy: The Worst Has Yet to Come – Part 1

BY CHRIS CLANCY Like all great performers Obama has saved the best for last. The Middle East, as if right on cue, erupted last week. Unfortunately...

President Obama's Munich Moment—Folkertsma

MARVIN J. FOLKERTSMA, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES In September 1938 the British prime minister had a problem. The Third Reich’s psychopath-in-chief was scorching the...

The Arab Fall

BY CARL L. BANKSTON III This past year, when many were waxing euphoric about the “Arab Spring,” I expressed skepticism about the prospects for anything...

Israel v. Iran: A War of Words

By Alan Caruba The debate over when or if Israel will attack Iran’s nuclear facilities has been raging of late and I am beginning to...

Middle East Crumbles Around Obama’s Foreign Policy

Mike Brownfield, Heritage Foundation Thousands are dead in Syria, with more blood spilled each day. Iran is within arm’s reach of a nuclear weapon, threatening...

Syria: Dictatorship 101

BY ALAN CARUBA A bit of Syrian history will prove useful as the world looks on while Syrians are slaughtered in the thousands to ensure...

Whatever Happened to…?

By Alan Caruba In the run-up to the South Carolina primary election on Saturday, it strikes me that the overwhelming coverage of the campaign process...

New Year Brings New Threats Against Israel

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice This really should come as no surprise. The Muslim Brotherhood, fueled by radical Islamists who continue...

The Debate Over Iran

Mike Brownfield, Heritage Foundation On November 22, Republican candidates will gather together in Washington, D.C., for a presidential debate presented by The Heritage Foundation and American Enterprise...

Obama’s Iraq Failure

Mike Brownfield, Heritage Foundation To hear President Barack Obama describe the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq, you’d think it was a long-anticipated political victory,...

Muammar, Dead at Last

By Alan Caruba There were at last count at least 643 ways to spell Muammar Gaddafi and I for one am very happy he is...

The Middle East Goes South

By Alan Caruba They’re rioting in Yemen and have been for eight months, trying to get rid of their president who, it appears, cannot take...

Obama’s Failure to Confront the Iranian Threat

Mike Brownfield, Heritage Foundation Yesterday, America learned that Iran conspired to launch a terrorist attack in Washington, D.C., with a planned assassination of the Saudi ambassador...

Defund The United Nations

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice As Palestinian Authority President Abbas spoke before the United Nations and discussed his request for being granted...

A Dangerous New Turn in Egypt

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice It has been almost forty years since the combined Egyptian and Syrian armies launched a surprise attack...

What’s Next in Libya

Mike Brownfield, Heritage Foundation All across the world, leaders are hailing the news that Libyan rebels have advanced into the capital city of Tripoli, poised...

Anti-Interventionism Is Cold Indifference?

Free Enterprise Zone, The Freeman, Gary Chartier Presidents frequently garner applause when they go to war. Violence as a knee-jerk response to a crisis—do anything,...

The Syrian Horror Show

By Alan Caruba Name me a country where funeral processions get fired upon and more people die on the way to burying the latest martyrs...

An Inaugural Fail

By Alan Caruba We are all now so accustomed to Barack Obama’s delivery of a speech and have heard so many Tele-Prompter recitations that...

Obama’s Global Incompetence

By Alan Caruba All Presidents have had to deal with events around the world that seemed to call for a military response, but it was...

UPDATE: Israel in the Crosshairs

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice The violence and threats in the Middle East are intensifying. This weekend, hundreds of Palestinians stormed across the...

The Middle East Mess

By Alan Caruba Anyone such as myself who lived through the long years of the Vietnam quagmire knows that the United States is repeating the...

War for No Particular Reason

Thanks to the Obama administration, we have now entered upon a new phase of foreign policy. It is war for no particular reason.