U.S. Isn’t Handling Middle East Situation Well – NWI, The Times Media Co.

GUEST COMMENTARY: U.S. isn’t handling Middle East situation well APRIL 22, 2014 12:00 AM • BY ELLIOT BARTKY AND ALLON FRIEDMAN The Israeli-Arab Palestinian peace talks are unraveling and on the verge of collapse. This was all too predictable, as

US Insolence Exposed by Futile Mideast talks – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

US insolence exposed by futile Mideast talks | The Journal Gazette 4/30/14, 10:57 PM Published: April 21, 2014 3:00 a.m. Elliot Bartky and Allon Friedman The Israeli-Arab Palestinian peace talks are unraveling and on the verge of collapse. This was

Mideast Peace Process Backfiring – South Bend Tribune

Posted: Friday, April 18, 2014 6:34 am VIEWPOINT : Mideast peace process backfiring By Allon Friedman and Elliot Bartky | Posted: Friday, April 18, 2014 6:34 am The Israeli-Arab Palestinian peace talks are unraveling and on the verge of collapse. This

The Politics of Anti-Semitism

The Politics of Anti-Semitism Old and New Flyer December 5_1 Anti-Semitism, the world’s oldest hatred, will be the topic of a lecture and discussion Thursday evening, Dec. 5, at 7:00 pm at IPFW in Neff Hall 101. The program features

Cartoon was insulting to Netanyahu, Israel

Published: December 6, 2013 Indy Star by Allon Friedman     The Star’s editors committed a serious lapse of judgment when they published Mike Lukovich’s Nov. 30 cartoon showing “puppetmaster” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu being dragged along by his

Unstable Arabs undermine peace effort – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Published: July 30, 2013  by Elliot Bartky and Allon Friedman Secretary of State John Kerry’s attempt to exercise leadership in world affairs by jump-starting peace talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority greatly misreads the climate of Mideast geopolitics and is

U.S. ignoring past Middle East – South Bend Tribune

Posted in the South Bend Tribune: Tuesday, July 30, 2013   By Allon Friedman and Elliot Bartky Secretary of State John Kerry’s attempt to exercise leadership in world affairs by jumpstarting peace talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority greatly misreads

The problem with John Kerry’s Israel-Palestinian peace talks – Indianapolis Star

Published in the Indianapolis Star July 29, 2013  Secretary of State John Kerry’s attempt to jump-start peace talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority greatly misreads the climate of Middle Eastern geopolitics and is based on the fundamental fallacy that

The U.S. Government’s Disastrous Muslim Outreach Efforts

Why has the U.S. government called certain Islamic groups supporters of terror in federal court, and then turned around and called these same organizations “moderates” and embraced them as outreach partners? READ MORE

Donnelly breaks from Obama on Israel – Orlando Sentinel

By ALLON FRIEDMAN and ELLIOT BARTKY 6:15 a.m. EST, February 12, 2013 Orlando Sentinel As President Obama begins his second term in office, it is an opportune moment to critically evaluate his foreign policy record, which thus far appears to