Meir Jolovitz

The Middle East: Where the improbable is usually the truth

President Trump must come to understand that unless the belligerents facing Israel in the Middle East miraculously eschew their own ideologies, peace in the Middle East is not only improbable, it is impossible. , 5/4/2017, 12:32 AM

Those who speak of peace are living a lie

Frank Zappa: “Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. There is more stupidity than hydrogen in the universe, and it has a longer shelf life.” Same for evil., 1/1/2017, 6:31 PM

Trump’s election consequences: Fears, hopes, and expectations

The Republicans will inherit a government where they control the executive office, the Senate, the House, the governorships, as well as the state legislatures. How’s that for the Obama legacy of hope and change?, 11/29/2016, 10:34 AM

Beyond the accolades: A sobering retrospection of Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres, with his fondness for a universalism – an offshoot of his socialist, and later global, inclinations – that was the hallmark of the Left, offered us a New Middle East where both sides were wrong. Murderer and victim alike., 10/5/2016, 8:15 AM

The Middle East: Where words speak louder than actions

Pushing a false and deceptive narrative, words count. Actions do not matter., 8/10/2016, 4:22 PM