While power-brokers still can’t agree on who should be invited, regional tensions and Assad's strengthening position leave few expectations that the talks can end the five-year conflict.
British universities are rife with hatred, closed minds, ignorance, stereotyping and, yes, anti-Semitism.
Demanding that Hillel cosponsor events with anti-Semitic and Israel-hating organizations is an attack on both freedom of association and freedom of speech.
People are now sitting in interrogation basements because Channel 2's investigative program fell into a trap and didn't check its facts.
It is possible that the pressure on Israeli society has led it to the point of meltdown, putting it on the verge of a fundamental transformation.
Education Minister Naftali Bennett and Culture Minister Miri Regev are not targeting artists, but art. Critical art is denounced as beyond the pale.
Palestinian leaders have failed generations of Palestinians. Israel can help improve their conditions, but as long as ISIS is their idyllic example, no change seems to be in the offing.
Bloomberg would do more damage to the Democratic candidate than the Republicans. But his main campaign contribution would be his wholehearted championing of immigration as a key New York value.
For Tel Avivians who lived through Saddam's threats and missile strikes, the fear of chemical attack was more distinct, more intense than any subsequent wars and intifadas that have struck the city.
The world will continue to pay hollow lip service in the form of absurd steps, like marking products from the settlements, for which it doesn’t stop apologizing.