The opening of the new 'apartheid road' connecting Jerusalem with its northern settlements was met with silence. Right-wing politicians are no longer afraid of a response, they know the world will remain indifferent
The poorest settlements are home to messianic, religious-Zionist, right-wing voters – and this where Naftali Bennett & Co. are trying to bring more people, in the heart of Palestinian areas
What religious and nationalist indoctrination in schools means for Israel's future
Israelis need to recognize three facts about why the isolated settlements in the West Bank remain a dangerous obstacle to the two-state solution
By relying on faith-based arguments devoid of any diplomatic or legal validity, Israeli politicians are undermining the solid foundations of the Zionist narrative, which have been accepted by the international community for a century
The U.S. envoy to Mideast peace should establish a clear framework and parameters for a final-status agreement on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Netanyahu's conduct with regard to Western Wall worship and the conversion bill set a new record for his deceptive policies concerning both the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and ties with Diaspora Jews
In 1995, Umberto Eco outlined 14 features of what he called ‘eternal fascism.’ An examination of statements by Israeli politicians suggests democracy may be on shaky ground in the Jewish state
The crowning glory of the enterprise, that great startup for making Palestinians and their national aspirations disappear, is based on natural growth in two ultra-Orthodox cities.
'United Israel' would mean perpetual civil war, apartheid and socioeconomic implosion. Annexation would sully the people – Jews and Arabs alike.
Opinion A.B. Yehoshua, You're Deluded: The Two-state Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Remains Viable
Despite what A.B. Yehoshua believes, and what Naftali Bennett wants us to believe, the settlement enterprise has not made two states for two peoples impossible.
Under the leadership of Benjamin Netanyahu, messianic nationalists from his Likud party, the Habayit Hayehudi party and movements similar to them in spirit are unraveling the seams of Israeli society.
Proponents of religious-messianic nationalism, key partners in the Israeli government, are making a dangerous mistake by trying to base Israel’s claim to all of Mandatory Palestine on a divine promise made in the Bible.
Supporters of Greater Israel tout the settlements' high rate of population growth, but the details paint a very different picture.
It's time to dispel the hypothesis: The conflict will not necessarily end with a decision between the one-state or two-state solutions. As thing look now, indecision will shape a third, violent, solution.
Much can be learned from the moral standards of the leader of Revisionist Zionism.
Israel has convinced the public that the blocs in the West Bank cannot be evacuated. In the name of peace, they must be.
The Education Ministry has for many years been guilty of replacing historical facts with political views about key aspects of the formation of the state. We must regain control of our educational system.
Jews comprise only 13.5 percent of the West Bank’s population and 4 percent of the land there, meaning the settlers have failed to create the appropriate conditions for annexing the West Bank.
The attempt to ‘Judaize’ East Jerusalem failed and the Palestinians currently comprise 40 percent of the capital. How exactly is it united?
In order for Zionism to return to its roots, Israelis must wake up from man-made messianic delusions.
Don’t believe the illusion Benjamin Netanyahu has created. Unfortunately, Israel invests enormous resources in an unfeasible goal.
In formulating a replacement for the Palestinian UNSC proposal, European powers must present a complete package, acceptable to both sides. The time for courage is now.
The power freaks running the government are perpetuating poverty and the occupation while alienating Israel's greatest friends.
The world accuses Israel of violence, racism, discrimination and violating international law; but in fact, only a small, vocal and over-represented minority is responsible for that reputation.
Why should the directors change the script if we, the audience, keep coming time and time again, not demanding the slightest review?
Palestinian president is stuck between his commitments to Israel and the United States, and the demands by Hamas and the Palestinian public.
Under the Gush Emunim approach, the status of the land is more important than that of the state; Sharon saw territory as a means of reaching an end.
The Israeli agricultural communities closest to the Green Line are keeping quiet in the face of continuing settlement expansion: But it is they that will pay the highest price.
The Six Day War was a watershed in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It brought major points of contention to the surface, but also generated potential for resolution.