Shmuel Rosner

Shmuel Rosner is a contributing opinion writer for the International New York Times, and political editor for the Jewish Journal

April 29 2008 5:13 PMJimmy Carter's Magic WordsShould we talk to our enemies?
April 9 2008 6:47 AMDisappointing the WorldDoes international enthusiasm for Barack Obama hurt him?
Feb. 13 2008 3:28 PMThe Problem Nobody WantsThere's only one winner in Gaza: Hamas.
Dec. 27 2007 7:32 AMWhat Will the Palestinian Authority Do With All That Money?It can buy time, but can it buy a solution for Gaza?
Nov. 20 2007 11:21 AMHow To Judge the Success of the Annapolis SummitThink of it as a big party.
Oct. 9 2007 7:43 AMUnderstanding the Israeli Attack on SyriaWe now know a little about what happened, but it'll be a long time before we know what it means.
Aug. 28 2007 3:51 PMAction-Oriented MoralityHow can Israel turn away refugees from Darfur?
July 31 2007 7:24 AMSelling Arms to the SaudisIs Washington manipulating Riyadh, or is it the other way around?
June 27 2007 5:18 PMTony Blair Is the Wrong Man for the JobBringing peace to the Middle East is a noble goal, but he wants to do too much.
June 14 2007 5:09 PMIs This the End of the Two-State Solution?The consequences and possibilities of the civil war in Gaza.
May 16 2007 11:34 AMAfghansomaligazaIs Gaza worse off than Iraq, Afghanistan, and Somalia?
April 2 2007 10:13 AMThe Passion of the PassoverWhy Easter doesn't overshadow Passover.
March 8 2007 7:35 AMA Man of Security, not PeaceIf Shimon Peres is lucky, his new biography will be his legacy.
Feb. 12 2007 5:09 PMThe Axis of FearWho do the Saudis fear more, expansionist Iranians or incompetent Americans?
Jan. 17 2007 2:14 PMThe Next Jewish ChallengeThey've tackled gay ordination. Now it's time to address intermarriage.
April 17 2008 7:14 AMThe Passover TestWhat the Passover Seder reveals about interfaith couples.
Feb. 28 2008 11:21 AMWhose Jerusalem Is It, Anyway?Should diaspora Jews have a say in the political negotiations about Jerusalem?
Jan. 29 2008 4:59 PMThe Lessons of DarfurThe campaign has achieved all its goals—but one.
Dec. 11 2007 3:56 PMAnxious Nations Don't CompromiseWhat the Israeli reaction to the NIE report means for the peace process.
Oct. 30 2007 2:36 PMTurkey Threatens To JumpAnkara beat Congress; now it's taking on the Bush administration.
Sept. 11 2007 4:40 PMComplaining Solves NothingWe know what Petraeus wants to do in Iraq, but what about Iran?
Aug. 15 2007 4:28 PMThe Jordan FactorIt needed help when its neighbors were strong; now it needs help when its neighbors are weak.
July 12 2007 3:10 PMHow To Wage a PulloutWithdrawal is a tricky business.
June 20 2007 3:56 PMTrusting AbbasIs the Palestinian leader too old to change?
June 5 2007 4:29 PMSix Days of IncompetenceThe Six-Day War was first and foremost about the international community's failure to stand up to an aggressor.
May 1 2007 2:28 PMWhat Americans Can Learn From the Winograd ReportAll wars are alike, and so are all investigations of failed wars.
March 19 2007 1:15 PMThe Iran Beauty ContestRepublican candidates have an Iran strategy: Say what the Democrats say.
Feb. 27 2007 4:17 PMThe Tehran OptionDemocrats criticize Bush's Iran policy, but theirs is almost identical.
Jan. 19 2007 3:10 PMIgnorance AbroadMichael Oren's new history of America in the Middle East.
Jan. 12 2007 1:33 PMDid We Just Declare War on Iran?Decoding this week's sound bites.




More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?

The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.


Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

Is It Worth Paying Full Price for the iPhone 6 to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan? We Crunch the Numbers.

What to Do if You Literally Get a Bug in Your Ear

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