They've been brutally occupied for 50 years but, according to the 'pro-peace' Zionist left, it’s still the Palestinians' responsibility to get Israel out of this mess.
Roy Isacowitz is a writer and marketer living in Tel Aviv. He spent many years working for the Israeli and foreign media.
Most writers have dealt with Jerusalem as the locus of religions and wars. Very few managed to expose the irrationality and delusions that stalk its streets.
American Jews are capable of recognizing the potential fascism of Trump, but not the existing tyranny of Israel’s rule over the Palestinians, under the decade-long leadership of Netanyahu.
'Dr.' Naftali Bennett Wants to Eradicate the Toxic, Highly Contagious Condition Known as 'Opposing the Occupation'
The education minister attacked the country's diplomats last week by suggesting they had 'problematic DNA.' Israel's rightist discourse has now moved beyond merely labeling leftists as fifth columnists.
We in Tel Aviv are lagging behind the apartheid thinking associated with extremist rabbis in the settlements. But Israel's education ministry and settler elite are doing their best to ensure that we catch up fast.
These are good days for Israelis. Paris is reeling, Brussels is in shut-down. The shoe is finally on the other foot. But Israelis should dampen their Schadenfreude. Europe will return to normal – but we won’t.
Israel's PM is gripped by an obsession in which even Hitler, the archetype of evil and Jew-hatred, has to play second fiddle to Mahmoud Abbas and his Palestinian predecessors.
It is not right-wing governments that institutionalized racial domination here; the process started decades before they took power.
Sometimes there's no choice but a boycott, even if that means collective punishment for all – including the people you're seeking to help.
Draft of UN Security Council resolution for ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict gives both parties 18 months before France will recognize Palestinian state. But what’s the point of waiting?