Don’t heed the recent intelligence assessment.
With a strong dose of reality.
The terrorist group must spend money to remain popular.
America needs to back up its allies (Israel, Saudi Arabia, and potentially Turkey), and isolate its adversaries (Iran, Russia, China, Islamic State). Everything else is secondary.
The myth of a shared Arab heritage.
Repeating Barack Obama’s mistakes.
What the president misunderstands about the alliance.
The problem with the president’s recent statement about Saudi Arabia.
More Realpolitik please.
And his own attitudes toward Jews and anti-Semitism deserve scrutiny.
And with this trend comes a revival of “Zionism is racism.”
Washington’s endgame remains unclear.