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Elliott Abrams on Settlements

Elliott Abrams is a Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies for the Council on Foreign Relations, He served in foreign policy positions for US Presidents …

The Legality of the Jewish State

When the state of Israel was founded in 1948, it was done so with the approval of the United Nations. But today, Israel’s enemies …

Not All Māori On Board With Marama

Green M.P. Marama Davidson’s involvement with the “Peace Boat” to Gaza is purportedly to raise awareness of the struggle of women in Gaza. However, …

The Middle East Problem

When I did my graduate studies at the Middle East Institute at Columbia University’s School of International Affairs, I took many courses on the …

Is the UN fair to Israel?

Israel is a vibrant democracy with full rights for women and gays, a free press and independent judiciary. You would think that the United …