Obama’s About-Face on Syria

In August, the president called for Bashar al-Assad to step down. But the U.S. hasn’t sent arms to the opposition. To understand why, look to Russia.

Interference

Washington should back the Free Syrian Army in its insurgency against Bashar al-Assad, since toppling his regime would strike a blow against Iran

Sundown: Lieberman Thanks Clinton

Plus, Galliano spotted in London, Kushner wants the Dodgers, and more

Daybreak: Clinton to Stand Up for Syria Action

Plus old anti-Semites say they are ‘the new Jews,’ and more in the news

Sundown: The 2 Percent Rule

Plus the problem with intervening in Syria, Wallenberg’s 100th, and more

United Jewish Appeal

Support for President Obama is sagging among a key Democratic voting bloc. Now his campaign has 11 months to win back Jewish voters.

Sundown: Newt’s Hanukkah Haul

Plus the inaccurate new Three Stooges movie, and more

Going Rogue or Staying on Message?

Ambassador’s controversial comments raise questions about admin.

Everything You Wanted To Know About Ronan

And I’m afraid to tell

Whose Side Is Egypt On?

Mubarak-lite leadership coddles Syria but fights terrorism

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