The Maccabees Would Never Have Canceled ‘The Interview’

And if we can’t see it in theaters, it should be streamed into our homes

What Hollywood Gets That Obama Doesn’t

Recognizing North Korea’s very real threat, Sony had to axe The Interview

How China Is Behind the Nuclear Program of Iran—and Every Other Rogue State

Beijing proved masterful at enabling Pyongyang to expand its program, and did the same for Pakistan. Now it’s Tehran’s turn.

Sundown: Syria and Israel Exchange Fire Again

Plus John Kerry throws a brushback pitch at North Korea

Sundown: So…North Korea

Plus five detained members of Women of the Wall are released

An Iranian Guest at North Korean Nuclear Test

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh-Mahabadi, Iran’s nuclear chief, was reportedly there

Why Iran Already Has the Bomb

If North Korea has the bomb, as this week’s nuclear test indicated, then for all practical purposes, so does Iran

Daybreak: N. Korea Performs Third Nuclear Test

Plus a new historical verdict for Pope Pius XII?

Slavery in the 21st Century

A new book, Escape From North Korea, says the Korean diaspora should emulate the movement to free Soviet Jewry

Real Housewives of the Mideast

This season, the first ladies of the Levant go nuclear, bringing the drama even without Skinny Girl Margaritas

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