Marty Peretz’s Cowardice

In a typical rant, The New Republic editor/publisher Marty Peretz prefaced a rambling declaration of victory in Iraq with these charming words: There were moments–long moments–during the Iraq war when I had my doubts. Even deep doubts. Frankly, I couldn’t… Continue Reading  

Leon Wieseltier, Anti-Semitism, and Israel

It seems that everybody is talking about Leon Wieseltier’s long screed against Andrew Sullivan, in which the New Republic literary editor insinuates at great length that his former colleague is an anti-Semite, while — in cowardly fashion — attempting to… Continue Reading