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Fierce Fighting Between Syrian Rebels, Army In Golan

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2014 | World

By Baz Ratner and Manuel Mogato EIN ZIVAN, Golan Heights/MANILA, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Heavy fighting erupted on Monday between the Syria...

Israel's Last Good Fence

Daniel Nisman | Posted 04.02.2014 | World
Daniel Nisman

The Israeli intelligence community knows full well that in their case, good fences may not always make for good neighbors, but risks being taken to aid moderate rebel villages, rather than combat them, are paying off in security.

Hold the Line: Stop Copyright Rendition!

Lewis Hyde | Posted 12.04.2011 | Home
Lewis Hyde

In 1948, Twentieth-Century Fox released the Cold War's first anticommunist film, Iron Curtain, the soundtrack of which featured music by Russian composer Dimitri Shostakovich. Shostakovich himself never saw the film.

The Genius of Free Governments

Lewis Hyde | Posted 12.03.2011 | Home
Lewis Hyde

This week the Supreme Court will hear a case concerning what ought to be called "copyright rendition." The plaintiffs are challenging a 1994 law that, for the first time in U.S. history, removed hundreds of thousands of works from the public domain.

No Golan Heights Pullout For Peace: Netanyahu Aide

AP | MATTI FRIEDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel will not withdraw from the entire Golan Heights in return for a peace deal with Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's to...