Europe’s Double Standards

"Federica Mogherini is symptomatic of Europe’s double standards against Israel—she treats other 'occupied territories' quite differently"

From Underdog to Scapegoat

Joshua Muravchik's two recent books are about defending democracy in the one place in the Middle East where it thrives

The Kurds: Israel’s not so Improbable Allies

The secret relationship of Israel and the Kurds

Disproportionate Reportage

“Carnage on the beach because they have their Iron Dome.” For this read: “Not enough Jews dead!

A Sing-Song in Israel

"First Peres, then Netanyahu, and other Israeli leaders sing. They all have passably good voices-a nation in the strangest surroundings enjoying itself"

1948 and All That

Three new books on the Israel-Palestine conflict

Realism in the Middle East

‘The Arab-Israeli conflict defies solution. It is time the West recognised that the differences are irreconcilable-and the sooner the better'

Funding Extremism

The government is directing millions of taxpayers money to rogue NGOs dedicated to damaging Israel

A Nation Through its Faith

'It is easy to denigrate democracy while enjoying its benefits'

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"