It’s not hard to imagine what would have happened had Hamas killed two Israeli children, brother and sister, with a Qassam.
Gideon Levy is a Haaretz columnist and a member of the newspaper's editorial board.
Levy joined Haaretz in 1982, and spent four years as the newspaper's deputy editor. He is the author of the weekly Twilight Zone feature, which covers the Israeli occupation in the West Bank and Gaza over the last 25 years, as well as the writer of political editorials for the newspaper.
Levy was the recipient of the Euro-Med Journalist Prize for 2008; the Leipzig Freedom Prize in 2001; the Israeli Journalists’ Union Prize in 1997; and The Association of Human Rights in Israel Award for 1996.
His new book, The Punishment of Gaza, has just been published by Verso Publishing House in London and New York.
The racism of Likudnik Gideon Sa'ar, who is taking a time-out from politics, is just as bad as the others', only quieter.
A 16-year-old who went to school in his ancestral village in the West Bank and was planning to go back to the U.S. to study medicine was shot five times by Israeli soldiers at a checkpoint. They claimed he was wielding a knife.
On Tuesday, while blood flowed in the streets outside, singer Ziv Yehezkel proved that the dream is still possible.
People who were forced to abandon their homes during a war or riot are entitled to get them back, a professor says. Well, maybe not Palestinians.
Nineteen people were left without homes when the houses of two Palestinians who perpetrated terrorist attacks were razed last week. Since the start of the uprising, Israel has razed 31 homes, not all of them intentionally.
At Etzion junction in the West Bank, Israel’s true appearance is reflected – a garrison state, violent and fearful, one that insists on living by the sword.
Israel is resorting to lies and deceit about the occupation and its treatment of the Palestinians to fill the void left by the death of the peace process.
The girl, who was carrying a knife, was arrested as she approached a West Bank settlement. Her sentence: four and a half months in prison and a monetary fine. Her parents have not been allowed to visit her.
There is a link between the discrimination against immigrants from Morocco a generation ago and today's anti-Arab racism.