In the absence of any alternative leadership in Gaza, Israel would be better off recognizing that the deterrence formula has limits and adopting the mechanism of informal agreements instead.
Israeli society has become a dangerous place for women - on the street, at work, and even in their own homes.
The president should not be treated like a trustee who can be called in to manage a failing company.
The chief censor is generally inclined toward a progressive interpretation of the law, but in two central issues - the strike on the nuclear facility in Syria and the preparations for a possible attack on Iran - the censor's decisions have been inexplicable.
Now that Obama has been re-elected, he must face two issues directly relating to Israel: the Iranian nuclear issue and the diplomatic process vis a vis the Palestinians.
Police indicted and kept a teenager in jail for many months even though the teen's DNA didn't match that of the attacker,
In Israel, there are at least two parties - Shas and United Torah Judaism - which unreservedly exclude women from their lists of candidates.
The interview with Abbas depicts a brave, pragmatic Palestinian leader who supports resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict peacefully.
Amos Gilad's position reflects the traditional arrogant attitude whereby anyone who doesn't support Israel's policies and who doesn't want ties with Israel is necessarily a 'terrible dictator.'
The outcome of the elections will be determined by the voters' decision as to which of the two candidates is good for America. But if any of them are vacillating in their vote over whether Obama has been a good president for Israel, the answer is yes.