When it Comes to Foreign Policy, Is Jeb Bush His Brother’s Keeper?

Jeb Bush wants to get into the GOP presidential race. But on foreign policy matters, he'll have to escape his brother's long shadow.


Can Israel Solve Europe’s Energy Woes?

New natural gas finds in the eastern Mediterranean are fueling dreams that Israel can provide Brussels an energy alternative to Russia. Good luck with that.


All John Kerry Wants for Christmas Is an Israel Without Bibi

But if the United States plays politics in Israel’s spring election, it’s possible no one will get what they want next year.


Do Americans Care About the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?

Israel is in the midst of political turmoil with the Knesset voting to dissolve itself and calling for new elections in March, just as most ...


One Nation, Divided Under Law

If Israel chooses Jewishness over democracy, the third intifada is not far behind.


Better Off With Bibi?

Despite all the petty politics and infighting, there are still reasons we shouldn't be so quick to assume that elections -- and (possibly) a new prime minister -- will solve Israel's problems.

Daniel W. Drezner

The Exhausting Worldview of the Neocons

Your humble blogger has been attending Chatham House-y type meetings recently in which Very Prominent Neooconservatives have been participating.  It's been a while since I've ...

Daniel W. Drezner

Why Opponents to the Iran Deal Need a Keymaster

Your humble blogger is extremely jet-lagged from his sojourn to Beijing, and has not had time to fully process the interim Iran deal that was ...

Daniel W. Drezner

Israel is Wigging Out

Pop quiz:  imagine for a second that you're a very small but very powerful country in a region where everyone either despises you or, at ...

Daniel W. Drezner

Gonna be a great year/decade/century for conspiracy theorists

I've read and blogged a bit on conspiracy theories, and the basic conclusion I've come to is that they are like weeds in a garden. Without ...

Kerry Tells European Envoys U.N. Action on Palestine Can Wait till Israeli Election

Kerry Tells European Envoys U.N. Action on Palestine Can Wait till Israeli Election

Obama Hammers Sony for Pulling ‘The Interview’

Obama Hammers Sony for Pulling ‘The Interview’

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