Michael Weiss

Michael Weiss is the director of communications at the Henry Jackson Society, a London-based think tank that promotes democratic geopolitics. He is also the spokesman for Just Journalism, which examines how Israel and the Middle East are portrayed in the U.K. media.

Aug. 9 2011 9:26 AMBurning Down the House"Social exclusion" is a real problem, but it doesn't excuse the looting and lawlessness on the streets of London.
March 25 2011 1:08 PMWhat Egypt Can Learn from PalestineHow Salam Fayyad is undermining Islamism in the West Bank.
June 8 2010 9:38 AMPalestine's Great HopeThe emergence of Salam Fayyad is the best thing to happen to the Middle East in ages.
Oct. 7 2008 6:56 AMThe Anti-Semite's Favorite Jewish PrayerThe centuries-long controversy over Yom Kippur's Kol Nidre.
Today's Blogs
June 6 2008 6:05 PMBloggers on Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's trial.
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June 4 2008 3:55 PMBloggers on Obama's victory and Hillary's nonconcession.
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May 29 2008 5:21 PMBloggers on whether al-Qaida's power is waning.
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May 27 2008 5:10 PMBloggers on Obama's latest gaffes.
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May 21 2008 6:21 PMBloggers on the agreement between Lebanon and Hezbollah.
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May 15 2008 4:27 PMBloggers on John Edwards' belated endorsement.
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May 13 2008 3:52 PMBloggers on how news spread about China's devastating earthquake.
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May 7 2008 5:02 PMBloggers on the Indiana and North Carolina primaries.
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May 1 2008 6:13 PMBloggers on Joe Andrew, the latest Gallup poll, and litigious professors.
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April 24 2008 6:18 PMBloggers on the Syria-North Korea nuke connection.
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April 17 2008 6:22 PMBloggers on Wednesday night's debate.
June 7 2011 9:48 AMMeet the Syrian OppositionIt's the most liberal and Western-friendly of the Arab Spring uprisings.
Sept. 17 2010 7:26 AMHamas Isn't the IRAAnd when it comes to the peace process, the Middle East isn't Northern Ireland.
Sept. 25 2009 7:07 AMThe Body Politic ElectricIt's becoming increasingly difficult for Israel to unplug for Yom Kippur.
June 18 2008 7:10 AMIt Doesn't Take an EinsteinThe problem with using scientists' words to support religious beliefs.
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June 5 2008 6:20 PMBloggers on the idea of Vice President Hillary Clinton.
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June 3 2008 5:04 PMBloggers wonder when and how Hillary Clinton will formally drop out.
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May 28 2008 3:50 PMBloggers on Scott McClellan's tell-all memoir.
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May 22 2008 6:17 PMBloggers on the New York Times' article about Obama and Florida Jews.
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May 20 2008 5:48 PMBloggers are skeptical of a report that Bush wants to attack Iran.
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May 14 2008 6:14 PMBloggers ponder Jim Webb as a potential Obama running mate.
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May 8 2008 6:29 PMBloggers on Hillary Clinton's latest tactics.
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May 6 2008 5:55 PMBloggers make their Indiana-North Carolina predictions.
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April 29 2008 5:44 PMBloggers on the Rev. Jeremiah Wright and Barack Obama.
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April 22 2008 6:24 PMBloggers on the NYT's latest McCain coverage.
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April 15 2008 6:07 PMBloggers on the polls since the "bitter" gaffe.



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The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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