The MAGA-friendly Zionist Organization of America’s event, where Speaker Johnson was awarded its “Defender of Israel” award, showed a political and moral incoherence.
Lloyd Green was the opposition research counsel to the George H.W. Bush campaign in 1988, and served in the Department of Justice between 1990 and 1992.
Israeli military and intelligence heads, both past and present, are not confident that Israel can survive a war with itself.
For once, SCOTUS and public are in sync. A poll found 65% of the U.S.—including 57% of Latinos, and a plurality of Biden voters and Blacks—oppose race as an admissions criterion.
Tally Gotliv is the loudest, wackiest backbencher of Benjamin Netanyahu’s right-wing ruling coalition.
To keep his far-right coalition together, Bibi’s giving Itamar Ben-Gvir control of the National Guard, which he’ll use as “combat police” to patrol Arab-Israeli areas.
A general strike has brought the Jewish State to a standstill to stop Netanyahu’s power grab.
The inner political and cultural divisions of the Jewish state have never been this fraught—all while the threats of a Palestinian intifada and conflict with Iran loom large.
Netanyahu’s attempt to subordinate the judiciary is resulting in mass protests—and a fight over the soul of a secular Israel.
People are taking to the streets, former allies are denouncing him, and Israel’s credit rating is threatened. It’s a lot to put a country through just to stay out of jail.
The most extreme right-wing government in the country’s history is right at home among American conservatives.