U.S. Government

October 21, 2020

“Trump is so good for Israel, why do so many Jews vote Democratic?”

Graphic courtesy ejewishphilanthropy.com by Richard Friedman  Political data is valuable, but accurate predictions are tough, especially when the target keeps moving. This came through clearly in a recent online program hosted by the New Orleans Jewish Community Center. It featured noted […]
September 26, 2020

Egg on Face: John Kerry Personifies Failure in Middle East Peace

by Mitchell Bard It was no surprise that most of the Arabists and famous peace processors were silent following the landmark peace agreements signed between Israel, Bahrain, and the UAE. Besides not wanting to give the Trump administration any credit […]
August 13, 2020

Jones vs. Tuberville: Which Alabama Senate candidate is better for Israel?

by Richard Friedman  In the United States Senate race in Alabama between Doug Jones and Tommy Tuberville, which candidate would be better for Israel and the U.S.-Israel relationship? It comes as no surprise that the spokesmen for two national pro-Israel […]
August 12, 2020

Kamala Harris seen as “more AIPAC than J-Street” and other V.P. picks could have been worse

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) speaking with attendees at the 2019 California Democratic Party State Convention at the George R. Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Calif. Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden announced on Aug. 11 that he picked Harris […]