Stanley Fischer Confirmed to Federal Reserve

Former Israel Central Bank chief will likely become next vice chair of the Fed

Stanley Fischer’s Fed Nod; Iran and Russia’s Deal

Plus Dieudonne fans hack French pro-Israel sites, and more in the news

Janet Yellen Is Poised To Be the Third Jewish Fed Chair in a Row. Where Are the Anti-Semites?

Decades ago, her predecessor Eugene Meyer was targeted as a ‘moneylender’—but now Jews are celebrated for financial prowess

Report: Stanley Fischer Will Be Next Fed Vice Chair

The American-Israeli economist’s name has been floated for other gigs

Sundown: Immigration Takes Center Stage

Plus Bibi cartoonist apologies…for his bad timing

Israel’s Central Bank Head to Retire

Stanley Fischer is widely credited with keeping Israel’s economy afloat

Krugman Dips His Toes in This Thing of Ours

NYT columnist praises Beinart, refers to Israeli ‘national suicide’

Fischer For World Bank President?

Probably not; plus, a curious lacuna in the ranks of this position

Sundown: The Post-Oslo Peace Process

Plus Palestinian hunger-striker gravely ill, the ‘Times of Israel,’ and more

Daybreak: Bibi’s Plans

Plus new inspections and new sanctions, and more in the news

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