U.N. report will point to Assad regime in attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Foreign Policy) U.N. inspectors have collected a "wealth" of evidence on the use of nerve agents that points to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad using chemical weapons against his more…

New Olympic chief heads 'Boycott Israel' trade group

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) The newly elected president of the International Olympic Committee heads a German-based organization that helps companies to guarantee that their products do not contain anything more…

Ex-Mossad chief: U.S. 'floundering' over Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Russia's proposal to remove Syria's chemical weapons has driven the prospect of Bashar Assad's ouster further away, to Israel's detriment, the former head of the more…

A plea for caution from Vladimir Putin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) Recent events surrounding Syria have prompted me to speak directly to the American people and their political leaders. It is important to do so at more…

Walls come down in Jerusalem – for the arts

by Marisa Martin -- "The physical act of 'conception' in holiness is a very high spiritual dimension and ultimately beyond what we can possibly conceive" – David Baruch Wolk Jerusalem, the most more…

Are terrorists setting U.S. wildfires?

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_521079" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Firefighters battle a 2013 summer wildfire in Yosemite National Park. (KRON-TV)"][/caption] As the 2013 season of devastating wildfires continues to rage across the American more…

'Manchurian president' ushering in Islamic caliphate?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Since assuming office, President Obama has weakened America both domestically and abroad by emboldening U.S. enemies and tacitly supporting Muslim Brotherhood revolutions that have empowered Islamic radicals, charges more…

U.S. military confirms rebels had sarin

by F. Michael Maloof -- As part of the Obama administration's repeated insistence – though without offering proof – that the recent sarin gas attack near Damascus was the work of the Assad more…

Obama 'all over the board' on Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="BqbHBmZTp6erCbQ0-Eg6F03o7uBnChRO"] In his address to the nation Tuesday night, President Obama tried to convince the skeptical American public that Syria's reported use of chemical weapons warrants a more…