Blowing Hot and Cold: Israel's Divided Reaction to the Arab Spring

Netanyahu's government has a negative, one-dimensional view of the Arab Spring. But Israelis need a deeper and more serious understanding of these critical regional changes, and to start getting to know the new key players: political Islamic leaders, and how a dialogue with them might emerge.

After dramatic events began unfolding across the Arab world starting two years ago, most of the world began using the term "Arab Spring" to...