The Palestinian refugee problem, and particularly its continuation, is not a result of the events of the 1948 war itself, but of an Arab and Palestinian decision to convey a clear message.
The face of Israel nowadays is that of settlement thugs behind whom a cowardly Benjamin Netanyahu hides.
We need to stop rose-tinting the past. Serious Israel engagement has always been a minority pursuit, not least for Diaspora Jewish teens.
Diaspora Jewish teens' radical dissociation from Israel is not about the settlements or the occupation. They're ashamed to be associated with Zionism.
It’s clear why the government is so touchy when anyone dares question the official story of Israel.
Two speeches by the U.S. president were more precise, on-point and moving than anything said by any center-left Israeli leader of the past generation.
The Jewish identity and democratic identity of Israel do not contradict each other, but in fact strengthen one another, Ayelet Shaked writes in a new magazine.
Polish Rabbi Eliyahu Guttmacher, a rabbinical scholar, teacher and mystic, was an early proponent of the Jews expediting the Messianic age.
We mustn't use the Palestinians’ non-recognition of a Jewish state as an excuse for not saving Israel from itself. Israeli democracy needs a constitution based on equality before the law.
'Justice and hope,' Obama reminded us, 'are at the heart of the Zionist idea.'