When you think about it, the answer is obvious.
Time for some tough love for the Islamic world.
Over before it began?
Robert Malley takes his Hamasnik hasbara to the Washington Post.
Islamists in Iran, Egypt & beyond are seizing the occasion of Osama bin Laden’s death to undermine U.S. resolve against terrorism, but the War on Terror is far from over.
There are times when those on the Left arise to defend Israel and end up proving, ironically, that American liberalism’s break with the Jewish state is real and dramatic.
Jeffrey Goldberg’s recent article defending Israel’s “special relationship” with the U.S. is one such example.
The juxtaposition of the elimination of bin Laden with the so-called reconciliation of Fatah and Hamas is striking.
Al-Qaeda has remained a pariah and no nation has offered to defend it publicly.
But the same cannot be said for Hamas.