Despite his speech's warm reception by many Democrats, Israel's left and the international community, Kerry's collection of final status orthodoxies was underwhelming.
Why should we allow right wingers to claim only they care about Jerusalem’s place in Jewish history and identity?
We must grant Israeli residency to the 100,000 Palestinians living in the Israeli-controlled part of the West Bank, in order to ease the suffering of those living on the front line of the occupation.
Official quoted as saying Netanyahu requested delay in vote – which pertains to both Jewish and Palestinian homes – due to fears of further straining U.S. ties.
Dubbed Jerusalem 5800, plan envisions a giant international airport near Jericho, a railway from Ramallah, and even a Biblical park.
Contrary to Israeli criticism, UNESCO's resolution on Temple Mount has nothing to do with staking religious claims, and even includes some wins for Israel. If Israel wants the world to recognize Judaism's link to Jerusalem, it must sit down and talk to the Palestinians.
'We lived in false hope that if we would help them they would change their animal behavior,' says Meir Turgeman. Jerusalem mayor says remarks don't reflect municipal policy.
Five-year-old Jerusalem Light Rail has been unexpected success, but capital has much more work ahead to deter cars.
Jerusalem's mayor should involve himself less with self-promotion and megalomaniacal projects with a messianic flavor, and more with serving all of Jerusalem’s residents.
Municipality transfers less to East Jerusalem schools than the budget provided by the Education Ministry.