Category Archives: Foreign Affairs

Obama – what a disappointment!!

This cartoon says it all:

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Kvish 443 – a must see!

Pretty sophisticated political commentary. And Sue  thought there is no left in Israel any more… http://www.open443.co.il/

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New Book Review – “Start-up Nation”

An interesting review (in The Atlantic) of a book about Israel’s success as an R&D and innovation center. Not a ‘pro-Israel agenda’ book at all, but one with profound implications for the developing world. Sounds like a book well worth … Continue reading

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A Pragmatic Basis for Middle East Peace?

Jeffrey Goldberg in The Atlantic has a piece about the converging interests of Israel and the Sunni Arab states. The very idea of an Sunni/Jewish axis seems preposterous, of course, but stranger things have happened. The real takeaway from this … Continue reading

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Obama in Cairo

What a breath of fresh air!!!! Well worth a read. Here’s the full text, courtesy of Der Spiegel (http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/0,1518,628538,00.html): I am honored to be in the timeless city of Cairo, and to be hosted by two remarkable institutions. For over … Continue reading

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