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  • The anti-Israel tweets that reportedly cost a professor his position

    When you think higher education in the United States, chances are you don't think "pro-Israel."

  • Three times pro-Palestine public figures likely made things worse for their cause

    Here are three really insane things that have been said publicly by supporters of Palestine.

  • Survey: Israel's handling of the conflict in Gaza is more popular than ... Obama

    More Americans approve of Israel's handling of the conflict in Gaza than approve of President Obama's handling of the White House, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.

  • UK parliamentary committee urges action on Gaza

    LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron is coming under increased pressure over his government's policies on Gaza, after a cross-party parliamentary committee urged him Wednesday to press Israel to lift restrictions on trade and travel in the Palestinian territory. The Commons...

  • Gaza border town in ruins after Israeli attack

    RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — Asmahan Ismail Abu al-Rous started wondering a year ago about the cause of the cracks on the walls of her Gaza home. When she asked some of her more savvy neighbors, they told her: Militants were digging an attack tunnel not far away. "I did not think much about it...

  • Israel, Hamas to negotiate new Gaza deal in Cairo

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The outlines of a solution for battered, blockaded Gaza are emerging after Tuesday's tentative Israel-Hamas cease-fire: Norway is organizing a donor conference and Western-backed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas aims to oversee rebuilding and reassert his...

  • UK Muslim Cabinet member quits over Gaza policies

    LONDON (AP) — The U.K.'s first female Muslim Cabinet member resigned Tuesday in protest of the British government's policies on Gaza, describing the approach as "morally indefensible" and detrimental to the national interest. Sayeeda Warsi, a Foreign Office minister of Pakistani descent,...

  • Western anti-Semitism revealed in Gaza conflict

    Navi Pillay, U.N. high commissioner for human rights, has accused both Israel and Hamas militants of committing war crimes in the Gaza conflict.

  • Is thinking obsolete in the modern media?

    Some have said that we are living in a post-industrial era, while others have said that we are living in a post-racial era. But growing evidence suggests that we are living in a post-thinking era.

  • No, Israel's defensive campaign in Gaza isn't going to turn American Jews into Republicans

    There's very little reason to believe that the strained relationship between the Obama administration and Israel will make a difference with Jewish voters.

  • The four foundations of U.S. national security

    Among politicians and analysts, there is only confusion about when military force should be used.

  • Israel, Hamas accept Egyptian cease-fire plan

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and Hamas on Monday accepted an Egyptian cease-fire proposal meant to halt a bruising monthlong war that has claimed nearly 2,000 lives, raising hopes that the bloodiest round of fighting between the bitter enemies could finally be coming to an end. Still, both sides...

  • US expresses support for Mideast cease-fire

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is expressing strong support for a proposed 72-hour cease-fire in the monthlong war between Israel and Hamas. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki (SAH-kee) on Monday urged both parties to respect a break in hostilities that have killed nearly 2,000 people....

  • Despite harsh words, U.S. will keep sending Israel ammunition

    A State Department spokeswoman doesn't see a disconnect in continuing to provide ammunition to Israel while sharply condemning recent attacks near U.N. shelters in Gaza that have killed civilians.

  • Both sides prepare for new Gaza war crimes probe

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — In a replay of the last major Gaza conflict, human rights defenders are again accusing Israel and Hamas of violating the rules of war, pointing to what they say appear to be indiscriminate or deliberate attacks on civilians. In 2009, such war crimes allegations...

From the Weekly Standard

  • Annihilate ISIS

    Here are the two best responses I've seen so far to the latest barbarism from ISIS. My friend Seth Liebsohn, now a talk radio host in Phoenix, emails with a short-term suggestion:

  • Poll: Voters Overwhelmingly Oppose Executive Action On Immigration

    American voters says they would prefer President Barack Obama work with Congress rather than use executive action to address the illegal immigration crisis at the border, according to a detailed...

  • An Appalling Propaganda Ploy

    The Islamic State, an al Qaeda offshoot, has released a grisly video of one of its fighters beheading a man who appears to be James Foley, an American journalist who was kidnapped in Syria on...