By excoriating 'Palestinian incitement,' Israeli leadership sets new records of chutzpah: It's own incitement is far, far worse.
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.
Bedouin residents of a tiny West Bank village were unceremoniously evacuated just in time for Id al-Adha because the army needed to train on their land.
while Iran is now at the center of the world's courting efforts, Israel lags far behind.
The illusion that Israeli settlers can live peacefully in the land of apartheid was shattered with the murder of Seraiah 'Yaya' Ofer.
The lambs due to be born soon in the village of Halat Makhoul may not survive these chilly nights. nor may the residents, whose tents were destroyed yet again by the army.
Before lavishing praise on co-director Yuval Adler, critics should stop to consider his film's message: the Israelis are the good guys, the Arabs the bad guys.
A conference this week at the Eretz Israel Museum, of all places, showed that plans are being made for Palestinians to rebuild and move into villages abandoned in 1948.
Netanyahu tells the world of his grandfather beaten by thugs, but many Palestinians carry the same memory, from much more recent times.
Maybe the sanctions really worked and Iran is reconsidering? But no, it’s automatic: Rohani is lying. Let’s bomb.
Three residents of this refugee camp have lost their lives in confrontations with the IDF in recent weeks, but there's no room left for burial in the local cemetery.