For half a century, memories of the Holocaust limited anti-Semitism on the Continent. That period has ended—the recent fatal attacks in Paris and Copenhagen are merely the latest examples of rising violence against Jews. Renewed vitriol among right-wing fascists and new threats from radicalized Islamists have created a crisis, confronting Jews with an agonizing choice.
Michael Oren, the former Israeli ambassador to the U.S. and current candidate for Knesset, argues that it will crucial for his country's next government to get right with America.
The letter to Ayatollah Khamenei could provide an excuse to blame the U.S. if nuclear negotiations fail.
The foreign minister says his country is friendly to Jews. But his country seeks the elimination of the country in which nearly half the world's Jews live.
Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser, talks about whether Benjamin Netanyahu is trying to push the West toward a military confrontation with Iran.
In an impassioned speech, the Israeli prime minister makes the case that Iran is ruled by very bad men. But we got that.
But does he have a realistic alternative for the president's vision on a nuclear deal with Iran?
Clinton has argued that the country should perpetually be kept more than a year from nuclear breakout. The Obama administration sees this issue differently.
In which I try to explain that things that appear to be contradictions sometimes aren't.
Netanyahu's controversial speech is masking another issue: The president's responsibility to avoid making a bad nuclear deal.
The Israeli prime minister seems willing to undermine his country's relations with the U.S. in order to save his career.
In other news, the Israeli national security advisor tells his American interlocutors that he wishes the prime minister's address to Congress weren't taking place.
Ron Dermer answers questions about John Boehner and Iran.
The Israeli prime minister has two main tasks, and he's failing at both.
Chutzpah in Gaza
Manuel Valls argues that the charge of 'Islamophobia' is often used to silence critics of Islamism.
Manuel Valls: "If 100,000 Jews leave, France will no longer be France."
It is easy to express solidarity with murdered cartoonists, but it is difficult to live as bravely as they did.
The Charlie Hebdo massacre represents a direct attack on perhaps the most crucial Western ideal.
Collecting out-of-context banalities (and the occasional profundity) can help make a line move.