End of Day Report
Israel vs. Iran
The American left is absolutely apoplectic about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address before Congress. The New York Times, the unofficial mouthpiece of the Obama White House, is even attacking Ron Dermer, Israel's ambassador to the United States.
A Times story today headlined, "White House's Dismay Over Netanyahu Visit Extends To Ambassador," contains leaks from senior officials who felt it was necessary to demonstrate just "how angry [the Obama White House] is." As my friend Bill Kristol noted, the Obama White House "doesn't get angry at . . . the Islamic Republic of Iran. . . . It is only with respect to the Jewish state that the Obama White House is impatient, peremptory, and angry."
House Democrat Leader Nancy Pelosi said yesterday that Netanyahu's visit "could send the wrong message in terms of giving diplomacy a chance." Really?Read More