PART 1: On Ehud Barak’s book-review-cum-manifesto about why the Left is right and the Right is wrong
PART 2: On “conversion therapy” being offered by ultra-Orthodox therapists for men who wish to stop being attracted to other men
PART 3: On why Israelis go gaga over the cheesy, trashy, irresistible Eurovision song contest
PART 1: On Marwan Barghouti, the hunger strike he’s leading, and the rage over his op-ed in the New York Times
PART 2: On an analysis by the Israeli left’s most universally-respected leader – Dov Khenin – about how to fight the global right (and Israel’s)
PART 3: On why Ultra-Orthodox Israelis ignore, and sometimes mock, Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day
PART 1: Israel’s government almost toppled because of a dispute over public broadcasting? Really? Really? Is the issue freedom of the press itself, as Netanyahu’s critics claim?
PART 2: Israel’s security cabinet voted to build the first new settlement in over twenty years, after Trump asked not to. What’s behind the odd timing of this odd decision?
PART 3: What does Passover, this most political of all holidays, tells us about how to seek our own, modern-day redemption?
If you have ever been to Israel, surely you have heard ‘ta’amin li’, believe me, used by virtually every salesmen who confidently declares that their offered price is the best in the world