Recent Times Columns:

  • Peres: 93 Years Young

    September 28th 2016

    Peres believed in applied hope, and he had no respect for the pessimists.

  • Trump? How Could We?

    September 27th 2016

    It would be insanity to put him in the White House.

  • Two Ex-Spies and Donald Trump

    September 21st 2016

    An old K.G.B. hand, Vladimir Putin, would be happy to see his admirer elected, but a former C.I.A. director, Robert Gates, sees Trump as unfit.

  • Donald Trump’s Putin Crush

    September 14th 2016

    He doesn’t let reality, including the harm the Russian leader has brought to his own people, get in the way of his post-truth politics.

  • We Are All Noah Now

    September 7th 2016

    We and our kids are rapidly becoming charged with saving each species’ last pairs.

  • Win, Lose, but No Compromise

    August 31st 2016

    Our politics increasingly resembles the sectarian conflict between Shiites and Sunnis.

  • Trump’s Ambiguous Wink Wink to ‘Second Amendment People’

    August 9th 2016

    The menacing language Donald Trump uses about Hillary Clinton is reminiscent of extremists’ talk that fed Yitzhak Rabin’s assassin in Israel in 1995.