This is a very perceptive article - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • Simon David
    • 15.05.06 | 14:31 (IDT)

    This is the thing that will bring down Hamas - the disapproval of mainstream Arab nationalism, as represented by the Arab league. Hamas are not operating within the overall policy boundaries of the "Arab nation". The 2 great forces in the post colonial arab world are nationalism and Islamicism. Hamas are part of an Islamicist trend which has got Jordan and Egypt worried. They have never been a part of the PLO. In fact they are the first ever non-nationalist Arab government. If I were Israel I would just stand aside and let it happen

    from the article: When the Arab boycott is aimed at Palestine
    First published 00:00 15.05.06 | Last updated 00:00 15.05.06
Haaretz Headlines
An Iranian woman casts her ballot for the parliamentary runoff elections in Qods
Moderates advance in Iranian runoff elections but unlikely to win majority

The results suggest Iran's next parliament will be more supportive of President Rohani's drive for economic reforms, but conservatives will remain a powerful force.

13:31 30.04.16 | 0 comments
therapy session for victims of sexual assault at Neve Tirtza prison Tamar Krock-Zamir Gali Yelin
Trauma therapy: Rehabilitating victims of sexual abuse in Israeli prisons

'The prison walls don't keep out the change underway today in society about breaking the silence of sexual assault victims,' says therapy group leader Tamar Krock-Zamir.

16:16 29.04.16 | 0 comments
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn

Why Britain's Labour has become synonymous with anti-Semitism

When senior party members spout vile anti-Jewish theories and at the same time insist they are in no way anti-Semites, they truly believe they are not lying.

Alvy (Woody Allen) and Annie (Diane Keaton) in 'Annie Hall.'
Why is it hard to fall in love, and even harder to sustain it?

The answer can be summed up in one word, narcissism, which manifests itself in three principal ways. There are ways to overcome this love of self, however.

16:16 28.04.16 | 0 comments