Debate dynamics

Debate dynamics

By Boaz Bismuth, ISRAEL HAYOM— President Barack Obama did not deliver the goods, but for the moment, it seems he has earned more sympathy than his Republican rival Mitt Romney. Obama has also recently managed to widen the gap between him and his opponent in...
Video: Absolutely uncertain

Video: Absolutely uncertain

A new, 18-minute mini-documentary follows the journey of Irina, a 23-year-old liberal, Jewish New Yorker who voted for Obama in 2008. Yet as her connection to Israel has grown, and she has learned more about the President’s policies across the Middle East and...
Obama, Democrats, and the Jews

Obama, Democrats, and the Jews

By ISI LEIBLER, ISRAEL HAYOM— The disproportionately high profile of American Jews in the U.S. presidential election contest and the efforts invested by both candidates portraying themselves as supportive of the Jewish state has assumed surrealistic levels....
Five reasons Jews shouldn't vote for Obama

Five reasons Jews shouldn't vote for Obama

By MICHAEL FREUND, JPOST— In six weeks, Americans will be going to the polls in what could prove to be one of the most fateful elections in decades. Mired in a weak economic recovery with mounting debt, the challenges America faces at home are no less pressing...