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Jul 29, 2018, 5:44 AM
Arabs of Israel, help us save the Jewish State
The recent legislation of the Nation State Law is a clear indication that the State of Israel is speeding up its slide into an illiberal morass of illegitimacy that will in real terms mark the beginning of a steep...
Jun 7, 2017, 1:54 PM
Equal citizens in the Land of Israel, ultimate deal, ultimate choice
In the days before and after President Trump's visit, we kept hearing about his deep desire to somehow negotiate the ultimate deal between Israel and the Palestinians, that has eluded all the wise (and not so wise) brokers who...
May 6, 2017, 12:13 AM
A reasonable concept for a joint future for Jews and Palestinians in Eretz-Israel/Palestine
After more than 100 years of Jewish endeavours in Eretz Israel/Palestine, the verdict is in: Attempts to separate the country into a Jewish homeland and a Palestinian one have been an abject failure. For whatever reasons, both populations have,...
Apr 18, 2017, 11:30 AM
Our destiny, like it or not
While the Israel body politic is busy procrastinating and finding ever more ways to delay any meaningful decision with regard to the country's and the region's future, reality is slowly but surely making this ever more difficult. The uncertainty...
Jan 23, 2017, 3:06 PM
Palestinians, get out of our faces already…
Yair Lapid, the golden boy of Israeli politics and wannabe Prime Minister recently put it succinctly: "The Palestinians should get out of our faces already"- ״שהפלסטינים יעופו לנו כבר מהעיניים״ He was, of course referring to the Palestinians in the...
Jan 16, 2017, 2:12 PM
A Racist Campaign Removed from Reality
Some retired military honchos are fanning fears with false claims of a demographic threat to Israeli democracy
Oct 29, 2016, 3:24 PM
As the two-state solution flounders a federation gains track
The 2-state idea isn't viable: A federation would give Jews and Palestinians autonomy and equal rights
Sep 11, 2016, 3:15 AM
About Halva on Airplanes and the Demise of the Two State Solution
Two weeks ago the headlines of newspapers and social media were busy dealing with, of all things, Halva. The Belgian carrier Brussels Airlines had decided to remove Halva (made by Israeli manufacturer Achva) from their menu because the sweet...
Aug 3, 2016, 11:57 AM
Brexit and the Two State Solution
Great Britain's recent plebiscite calling, by a small margin, for an exit from the European Union is a great example for the law of unintended consequences. All the writings were on the wall and anybody who made a reasonable...
Apr 1, 2016, 8:49 PM
Israel-Indonesia — deja vu all over again
Israel squandered a golden opportunity when it blocked a visit to the PA from the world's biggest Muslim nation
The author served in the Prime Minister’s Office as a member of the intelligence community, is a member of the Council for Peace and Security and was a candidate in Labor’s 2012 primary election for the Knesset list