» Abe Greenwald

Abe Greenwald

Abe Greenwald is the assistant online editor at Commentary.
Follow Abe:

Pinning Down Obama on Iraq

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008 - by Abe Greenwald

Responding to these four questions would let us know exactly where he stands on the war.

Read bullet | Comments »

Remember Those Iraqi Benchmarks? Well, Guess What…

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008 - by Abe Greenwald

Democrats no longer talk of the 18 benchmarks for measuring progress in Iraq because so much progress has now taken place.

Read bullet | Comments »

The Arab Spring Is Happening Now

Sunday, April 13th, 2008 - by Abe Greenwald

The Cedar Revolution in Lebanon, elections in Egypt, reform in Turkey — the democratic promises of 2005 did not fail to materialize. They just took three years to arrive.

Read bullet | Comments »

Nanny Bloomberg Knows Best

Thursday, March 6th, 2008 - by Abe Greenwald

Not only is former -- and possibly future -- presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg certain of what's good for you, he knows you lack the sense to choose it, declares Abe Greenwald.

Read bullet | Comments »

‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ Politics

Friday, February 29th, 2008 - by Abe Greenwald

What attribute do all this year's candidates share? Abe Greenwald has done the hard thinking.

Read bullet | Comments »

Is Barack Obama the New Bill Clinton?

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008 - by Abe Greenwald

The adoration of the charismatic political newcomer, the image-consciousness, deference to public opinion, and lack of conviction all feel disturbingly familiar to Abe Greenwald. So do the concerns over Obama's policies should he reach the Oval Office.

Read bullet | Comments »