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Why Did Israel Trade 1,000 Prisoners for Gilad Shalit? I Learned the Powerful Lesson in Jerusalem

Jonathan_Miller | Posted 01.17.2012 | World

Indeed, Israel's controversial prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, is surging in the nation's public opinion polls since the prisoner swap. How is this consensus possible?

Gilad Shalit and the Five-Year Drought

Adam Chandler | Posted 09.05.2011 | World
Adam Chandler

I registered surprise by how quietly the five-year anniversary of Gilad Shalit's abduction passed. It seems that those outraged -- and rightly so -- at the state of affairs in the Jewish State no longer have space for the causes that first seduced them into loving such a complicated country.