Op-Ed

Op-Ed

President Trump Is Fulfilling Prophecies

In a few moments ancient prophecies will be fulfilled and veritable truths realized when the United States moves its embassy to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem. It will also be a day when we will remember the strength and courage of the...

Will Trump Play North Korea’s Rigged Game?

A cautionary note about the game the Kims have been playing for three generations The buzz about President Trump’s possible meeting with North Korean strongman Kim Jong-un has been followed by the usual Trumpophobe disdain matched by Trumpophile enthusiasm. But…

Achieving AIPAC’s Mission

Seeking the approval of leftist Israel-haters is a losing strategy AIPAC’s mission to cultivate and maintain bipartisan support for Israel in the United States is an important mission. Unfortunately, the messages AIPAC’s leaders delivered during the organization’s annual policy convention…

Silence, Blacks, and Louis Farrakhan

Silence may be the perfect herald of joy but sometimes has unfortunate consequences. Sir Thomas More, 16th-century lawyer and Lord High Chancellor of England in 1532, refused to approve the decision of King Henry VIII to divorce his wife, Catherine…

Erdogan’s Turkey has no Place in NATO

The West’s self-imposed Pollyanna game over Turkey a decade or so ago seemed delusional to most Turks who knew the true nature of the Islamist politician lauded as a pro-reform, pro-West democrat. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, western leaders argued, would consolidate…

Why Left-Wing Anti-Semitism Matters

The anti-Trump resistance is in bed with Jew-haters and anti-Zionists. Why liberals need to draw a line in the sand Is there a difference between left-wing anti-Semites and right-wing Jew-haters? In theory, the answer ought to be nothing. Hate is…

Putin’s Nuclear Warning

Russia’s strongman touts Russia’s deadly new weapons–and backs up “allies” Syria and Iran “I want to tell all those who have fueled the arms race over the last 15 years, sought to win unilateral advantages over Russia, introduced unlawful sanctions…

Western Feminists: Hijab Hypocrisy

February 1 marked World Hijab Day, an annual expression of solidarity with “millions of Muslim women who choose to wear the hijab and live a life of modesty.” Less than two weeks earlier, on January 20, a Women’s March was…