If Dick Cheney thought any threat that had even a 1% chance should be actionable, J.J. Goldberg wonders what we should make of a climate change disaster that feels 95% certain.
Two weeks after his new cabinet was formally sworn in, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is still juggling cabinet assignments as he struggles with the Rubik’s Cube of his fourth governing coalition.
A heated debate has erupted in the French Parliament about who is responsible for the deportation of thousands of French Jews to the death camps during the Holocaust: Could it be the French government?
Canary Mission, a website that compiles a ‘blacklist’ of pro-Palestinian student activists, is a Jewish moral failure, writes Jonathan Katz. He asks: How did we let this happen?
EDITORIAL: Jason Rezaian’s only crime was being a journalist in Iran. Like life imitating Jon Stewart’s ‘Rosewater,’ his imprisonment makes us doubt that Tehran really wants better ties to the outside world.