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March 11, 2014 1:08pm
Experts say the threat of a nuclear Iran trumps any temptation Russia might have in using the nuclear talks as leverage in the Ukraine crisis.
March 10, 2014 1:39pm
The Anti-Defamation League’s national director was “saddened” by how President Obama welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
March 5, 2014 11:09am
Scarlett Johansson declined to appear at the AIPAC confab, but she kept on cropping up.
March 5, 2014 12:35am
The chairman of the Senate Armed Forces Committee decides to circulate a different letter, from a different chamber of Congress.
March 4, 2014 5:11pm
Benjamin Netanyahu embraces a new vision of peace, but his pessimism about the prospects of a nuclear deal with Iran remain.
March 4, 2014 12:48pm
At AIPAC’s conference, the emphasis was on bipartisanship and building a big tent.
February 27, 2014 2:43pm
Orthodox groups that oppose same-sex marriage and warn of threats to religious liberty sat on the sidelines of the debate over the vetoed law.
February 25, 2014 2:47pm
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor spent much of a recent foreign policy speech assailing President Obama, but between the lines some Republicans saw a rebuke to isolationists in his own party.
February 19, 2014 4:48pm
Chuck Hagel and Eric Cantor not only agree that isolationism is the wrong way for America, they both present their arguments in Jewish contexts.
February 19, 2014 11:22am
The late comedian’s funniest-ever moment might also have been his most Jewish moment.