Rachel Ehrenfeld

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Politics & Policy

Tithing for Terrorists

“Governments have political considerations,”“ said senior N.Y. Senator Charles Schumer, upon learning in September that Bourse Dubai intends to buy 20 percent of NASDAQ. Republican Senator Bob Bennett of Utah ...
Politics & Policy

A Premature Peace

President Bush is right: Yasser Arafat’s death presents the ideal opportunity for the Bush administration to help establish a democratic, viable Palestinian state. This opening has a chance to succeed ...
Politics & Policy

Show Me The Money

The final report of the 9/11 Commission contains many useful recommendations, but on at least one score it is critically deficient. In its study, the Commission fails to identify the ...
Politics & Policy

The Saudi Connection

“Forum shopping” is the latest tactic employed by wealthy Saudis seeking to skirt American justice. First, the Saudis funded the World Trade Center terrorist attack that cost the lives of ...
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Familiar Scene

“I am the beating arm for Hezbollah and Hamas here in Iraq,” declared Muqtada al-Sadr last week. Yet, despite President’s Bush’s statement Tuesday night that “The violence we are seeing ...
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Eurocash

When the international donors’ conference convenes in Rome next week to consider a new contribution of $1 billion to the Palestinian Authority, it is likely to continue to ignore the ...
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Arafat’S Seat

In an interesting coincidence, both CBS and the BBC carried “exposes” earlier this month of Yasser Arafat’s use and abuse of the Palestinian Authority’s monies. Among the “revelations” were the ...