iOS app Android app

Entries by Bradley Burston from 09/2009

This Jewish New Year, Let's Put An End to Hope

| Posted 09.08.2009 | World

A hundred years of fighting have proven, if nothing else, that hope for a future in which one side gets all that it wants, and the other goes without, is hope for no future at all.

Can There Be Such a Thing as an Israeli Hero?

| Posted 09.16.2009 | World

There is a sense that the transgressions of Israelis are so grave that they have lost their right to grieve over their own very real tragedies.

For Israel, a New Year, and a New Left

| Posted 09.20.2009 | World

Seldom have the vital signs of Arab-Israeli diplomacy read more bleak. Is a permanently broken peace process between the Israelis and Palestinians a foregone conclusion?

Has Israel Become Dependent on Terrorism?

| Posted 09.23.2009 | World

Terrorism remains central to Israel's explanations of many of the most morally problematic of its policies, including the siege of Gaza and restrictions on Palestinians in the West Bank.

The Cowardice, the Vanity, the Sin of Boycotting Israel

| Posted 09.27.2009 | World

There is something in Ajami's nuance that helps explain why the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel has proven a wholesale failure.