The irascible, charismatic, patriotic, grandly flawed ex-mayor of New York, died this morning, at age 88
We here at the Goldblog glass-enclosed nerve center have been called many things by extreme leftists and rightists, but this one stands out.
Work from "an unparalleled spelunker of the religious mind"
Mohamed Morsi recently deployed an anti-Semitic formulation to describe Jews. Why hasn't it been noted more widely?
A dissent from the conventional wisdom that Israeli politics are lurching rightward.
The editor of the Times of Israel pens a sobering reality-check.
A question raised and answered
AIPAC, anti-Semitism, and one blogger's imcomprehensibility
Chuck Hagel does not represent the revolution in thought some of his supporters, and enemies, believe.
What happens when you try to extrapolate from a single decontextualized statement
AIPAC tries -- sometimes imperfectly -- to both be, and appear to be, bipartisan. And the people who run it aren't stupid.
Fallows has weighed in on the discussion, in particular on my challenge to TNC, who stated that he was actively uninterested in owning a handgun for self-defense.
A survey of the past few weeks' serious commentary (and dreck) on guns and gun control