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The Netanyahu Disaster

The Atlantic | Posted 01.27.2015 | World

Benjamin Netanyahu believes he has just one job, and that is to stop Iran from getting hold of nuclear weapons....

Israel Is Not at the Water's Edge; It Is Inside the U.S.

Dr. Charles G. Cogan | Posted 01.27.2015 | Politics
Dr. Charles G. Cogan

The spectacle of a foreign head of government being invited to speak before the U.S. Congress in early March without the American president being first officially notified leaves, or should leave, the American and Israeli publics in a state of stupefaction.

Chris Wallace, Shep Smith Criticize Netanyahu's Visit To Congress

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 01.26.2015 | Media

Fox News' Shep Smith and Chris Wallace lashed out at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday following Wednesday's announcement that he wo...

Why Obama-Netanyahu Fracas Is About Politics in Israel, Not Iran

Martin van Creveld | Posted 01.23.2015 | World
Martin van Creveld

Most people think that the recent fracas between Jerusalem and Washington is about Iran. They are wrong. Israel has what it takes to turn much of Iran into a radioactive desert. Nor are the mullahs unaware of that fact. It is about Netanyahu playing the Jewish-American card for the upcoming elections in Israel.

Turning the Tables On Netanyahu

Dr. Charles G. Cogan | Posted 05.04.2012 | World
Dr. Charles G. Cogan

After twice flouting the president of the United States, Netanyahu has returned to a position of supplicant.

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 07.28.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week Bibi Netanyahu addressed Congress; President Obama extended the Patriot Act for another four years; prosecutors moved another step closer to indicting John Edwards for misusing campaign funds to cover up his affair with Rielle Hunter; and Newt Gingrich scrambled to reconcile his claims of being "very frugal" with his $500,000 revolving line of credit at Tiffany. Meanwhile, in a political version of The Hangover sequel, the GOP's leadership, drunk on Tea (Party), did something wild and crazy -- creating a plan to gut and privatize Medicare, and pressuring elected Republicans to vote for it -- only to wake up in New York's 26th District with a pounding morning-after headache. If Democrats don't provide a cure by agreeing to deep cuts in Medicare as part of a deal to raise the government's debt ceiling, this GOP hangover could last until November 2012.

Israeli Prime Minister Speaks To U.S. Congress In Rare Address

Posted 07.24.2011 | World

AMY TEIBEL, Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the U.S. Congress on Tuesday that he was willing to make ...

Netanyahu Clashed With Obama, Congress On Trip

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JERUSALEM — Media focus on the idea of a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict, favored by President Barack Obama, is "childish ...