U.S. links North Korea to Sony hack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="wzOHRjcjoNKkyCMsxGz1yWEXm52R_w2t" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — American officials have concluded that North Korea was “centrally involved” in the hacking of Sony Pictures computers, even as the more…

Light of the Jews still defies today's tyrants

by Marisa Martin -- Hanukkah is a joyous time for Jews, commemorating a 2,300-year-old military victory and miraculous intervention in human affairs. It involves lighting menorah candles, gifts and fattening comfort foods more…

Does this explain Obama's deal with Cuba?

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – While outspoken critics view President Obama’s announcement of renewed diplomatic ties with Havana as rewarding a dictatorship, the White House move may have more to more…

Cuba policy shows Obama 'switching sides'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1521935" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Castro brothers Raul (left) and Fidel (right)[/caption] Former Reagan administration Pentagon official Frank Gaffney alleges President Obama's plan to pursue normal diplomatic relations with the more…

Hollywood surrenders to North Korea

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="F4aHVjcjrBe9Sdwrd_H3tCH3bMklKYCP" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (VARIETY) — With theater chains defecting en masse, Sony Pictures Entertainment has pulled the planned Christmas Day release of “The Interview.” In announcing the decision more…

Obama scrubs Jewish Temple from Hanukkah message

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – President Obama’s official Hanukkah statement released by the White House Tuesday contains unusually activist language compared to his previous annual statements for the Jewish festival. Also, more…

Pope brokered Cuba deal, now set on closing Gitmo

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – Having helped broker the agreement to normalize relations between the United States and communist Cuba, Pope Francis plans next to turn his attention to closing the more…