The deliberate vagueness of the bill's future geographic scope is at the base of the annexationist right's strategy: to advance a controversial agenda under a feigned cover of statesmanship and consensus
Dr. Einat Wilf, a senior fellow with the Jewish People Policy Institute, served in the 18th Knesset where she was a member of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.
Daniel Barenboim is a Zionism denier. Zionism denial is the claim he raised in his opinion piece saying that Israel exists because of the Holocaust
The desperate attempts to portray the city as united are just that – desperate. The next time a politician says they want to divide the city, they should go ahead and do it
As long as Israel proves its willingness to divide the land, a military occupation is justified until the other side proves the same.
The Palestinian refugee problem, and particularly its continuation, is not a result of the events of the 1948 war itself, but of an Arab and Palestinian decision to convey a clear message.
The Israeli left must accept that while our right to national self-determination is not exclusive, as long as the Palestinian nationalist movement denies it, we will seek its defeat. And then we will make peace.
Jack Straw is not an anti-Semite, but we must expose the implicit anti-Semitic assumptions that underlie how he and many others talk about Israel and its 'obstacles to peace.'
When it comes to waging war, the question of whether a leader is determined or circumspect, strong or weak, is irrelevant. All leaders in all democracies are operating today in a very different public environment than before.