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At Long Last, a Transparent Obama Administration!

Barney Brenner, In the last days of his tainted tenure, Obama finally made it clear where he stood on a multitude of issues including terrorist bombers, communists, political refugees, internet security, our military and our ally, Israel. Even before being elected, he promised to have the most transparent administration in history. Who knew it would

With UN Abstention President Obama Bids Israel an ‘Unhappy Hanukkah’

Susan Stamper Brown, I had to spend a good part of Christmas Eve morning in my “Mighty Thor” pajamas, sipping extra strong coffee in the dark while writing a column I had not planned to write — because America’s “Wreck it Ralph” was at it again. This time, President Obama has decided to give Israel

Critics blast US as abstention clears way for UN to condemn Israeli settlements

A “shameful” abstention by the U.S. in a United Nations vote Friday allowed passage of a resolution condemning Israeli settlement expansion in the occupied West Bank. The UN Security Council resolution was put forward by four nations a day after Egypt withdrew it Thursday under pressure from Israel and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. Failure by

The story of Israel

Yair Lapid Photo: Yoni Hamenachem

Op-ed: In Rosh Hashanah column, Yair Lapid asks that we think about how we’d like to be remembered As you sit at the table for Rosh Hashanah dinner, look at the people around you. Look at your children, who look as though they have something better to do, but the truth is that being with