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Trust Broken in Ramallah

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 09.04.2012 | World
Daoud Kuttab

The Arab Spring might have taken some time to reach Palestine, but as one Arab leader said, spring is a season that comes back every year.

It's the Settlements, Stupid!

Carlo Strenger | Posted 08.06.2012 | World
Carlo Strenger

Israel, it turns out, is perceived in a much more differentiated manner than Netanyahu wants to make us believe.

Ingenious Political Coup Or Insidious Political Scheme

Alon Ben-Meir | Posted 07.14.2012 | World
Alon Ben-Meir

By expanding the coalition, Netanyahu has provided himself with the ideal political environment to reach a peace agreement with the Palestinians and bridge the social gap domestically.

Implications of the Coalition Political Deal in Israel

Robert K. Lifton | Posted 07.11.2012 | World
Robert K. Lifton

The new coalition brings with it opportunity for Israel to make necessary and desirable changes in the internal structure of their political systems and programs and external changes in their relationships with the Palestinians and the Arab nations.

An Extraordinary Stable Number

Ed Koch | Posted 07.08.2012 | New York
Ed Koch

The issue of how to deal with the threat of Iran manufacturing a nuclear bomb is a matter affecting Israel's very existence and, therefore, a first pr...

Israel's Dysfunctional Political System

Brent E. Sasley | Posted 07.08.2012 | World
Brent E. Sasley

In some ways, it's a bit of a surprise that Israel's political system hasn't collapsed of its own weight. Here are four major issues that weaken the system.

To Be Trusted, Mofaz Should Begin Dismantling the Occupation

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 06.24.2012 | World
Daoud Kuttab

The beginning of the end of occupation also requires telling Israelis that the settlement enterprise runs contrary to peace.

A New Approach to the Israeli-Palestinian Proximity Talks

Steven L. Spiegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Steven L. Spiegel

Instead of focusing on the issues for finally resolving the conflict, let's create a fledgling Palestinian state quickly, and build on that achievement in a new, rejuvenated set of direct talks.

Finding Common Ground

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Menachem Rosensaft

If we condemn Ahmadinejad and other patrons of terrorism, we must commend those Muslim intellectuals and religious leaders who have the courage to speak out publicly against the continued fomentation of Judaeophobia.