Israel

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What are Netanyahu’s chances in the Israeli elections?

April 9, 2019 9:37 am

Today Israelis will measure Bibi’s sins against his success at the helm

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Could Donald Trump unexpectedly triumph in his bid for peace in the Middle East?

April 4, 2019 2:50 am

Even if Netanyahu fails to win the election, Trump’s plan can still be implemented by a Gantz government

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Pope Francis has failed to understand the situation in Jerusalem

April 3, 2019 11:07 am

The luster of politics has once again dazzled him

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With Trump’s endorsement, Netanyahu may survive

March 22, 2019 4:01 pm

This election is not about policies or ideology. Just a referendum on Netanyahu’s remaining in power. And the Israeli public is split down the middle

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Trump’s Golan Heights stance is a big gift for Netanyahu – but the real beneficiary is Putin

March 22, 2019 11:53 am

What chance does Ukraine have of getting Crimea back if this is the precedent?

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What about ‘the Benjamins’ coming from the Gulf states?

March 11, 2019 10:20 pm

If Ilhan Omar is so concerned about lobbying money, she should turn her sights on the UAE and Qatar

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Why was Rashida Tlaib following an anti-Semitic Instagram account?

March 10, 2019 1:19 pm

‘Free.Palestine.1948’ posts 9/11 conspiracy theories and memes comparing Netanyahu to Hitler

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Why the Democrats have gone off Israel

March 8, 2019 7:57 am

The new generation of Democratic activists have views towards the Jewish state that are at best ambivalent, at worst hostile

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The Democrats are becoming the party of the Jew-haters

March 7, 2019 2:59 pm

A party and a civilization in moral decline

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Bibi or not Bibi?

February 28, 2019 4:13 pm

Can Israel do without Netanyahu?

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Kushner may not be Kissinger, but at least he’s not Kerry

February 28, 2019 11:09 am

The personal Middle East diplomacy of the president’s son-in-law may have helped move things forward for the first time in many years

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Bibi’s new alliance has caused an Israeli identity crisis

February 26, 2019 4:13 pm

By welcoming Otzma Yehudit, he has ceded the moral highground

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Bibi blows up Israel’s Central European alliance

February 19, 2019 11:38 am

The Israeli premier clashes with Poland over the Holocaust

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Is Benny Gantz the man who could topple Netanyahu?

February 13, 2019 11:56 am

A former general has emerged as a challenger to the Israeli Prime Minister

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Why is Ilhan Omar still on the House Foreign Relations Committee?

February 11, 2019 4:09 pm

The Minnesota congresswoman cluelessly trots out anti-Semitic tropes

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Ilhan Omar is telling the truth. How is that anti-Semitic?

February 11, 2019 11:36 am

Money talks in American politics – of course some of it is from the Israel lobby

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Why aren’t Democrats denouncing Rashida Tlaib’s blatant anti-Semitism?

January 9, 2019 5:30 pm

She went after people who support anti-BDS legislation for who they are

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Amos Oz, a giant of Israeli literature and politics

December 28, 2018 8:07 pm

In Oz’s novels, the materiality of politics dominates the waking day, and the dreams and nightmares of literature the sleepless nights

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Boycott Christmas!

December 25, 2018 8:53 am

Don’t be fooled by the Zionist narrative!

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Airbnb’s boycott and Facebook’s child bride: the moral vacuum of the internet

November 21, 2018 11:42 am

Never attribute to malice or stupidity that which can be adequately explained by greed

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In Democratic circles, anti-Semitism is becoming normal

November 14, 2018 12:24 pm

I am of two minds about where our country’s new flirtation with socialism is heading

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Trump’s Iran agenda is starting to backfire

November 1, 2018 10:03 am

Following the Jamal Khashoggi story, the US-Saudi-Israel alliance is not gaining traction

Trump’s Mideast ‘deal of the century’ turns out to be a big fat nothing burger

July 9, 2018 11:04 am

When Donald Trump promised a ‘deal of the century’ between Israelis and Palestinians, he didn’t mention which century he had…

Why is this Israeli drama such a hit with Palestinians? Because it tells the truth

June 7, 2018 12:32 pm

‘The rule in our household is: if a TV series hasn’t got subtitles, it’s not worth watching,’ a friend told…

Israel is losing the war of images but winning the battle of reality

May 14, 2018 3:56 pm

The killing of dozens of Gazans in today’s assault on the Gaza-Israel border was not a surprise, but a strategy—certainly…