My only daughter became religious, met a guy and plans on moving to Israel. I am devastated.
Paul R. Pillar Israel, Middle East With most stalemated international negotiations, the reasons for both the impasse and the continuation of talks are easy to understand. A range of possible agreed outcomes exists, with some more favorable...Show More Summary
The writers' organization PEN urges Enrique Iglesias not to play Azerbaijan because of its political prisoners, but it accepts money from Israel as a "champion" of its world voices festival, even as Marilyn Hacker, Richard Ford and Junot Diaz urge it not to accept the money.
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Post by Jenny Erikson. He's definitely starting to develop his own personality! Jill Duggar recently gave an update on 1-year-old Israel, and apparently, the little guy is already starting to share his opinions on life. The Jill andShow More Summary
MD Rep. Chris Van Hollen got into office opposing the Iraq war and in 2006 said Israel's disproportionate response in Lebanon was hurting the United States. Then AIPAC got him over its knee! And today Van Hollen is the Democratic Senate nominee for Maryland, with the Israel lobby's support.
Israel’s Prime Minister denounces $3.7 billion per year in US military aid, the single largest foreign military largesse in world history, in final dagger in President Obama’s failed foreign policy.
Officials of Brooklyn's Park Slope Food Coop issue a crazy fiat: to "stop scheduling any events related to SodaStream, BDS, Israel or boycotts related to these subjects in the meeting room." The censorship begins after a meeting this Sunday about SodaStream's new facility in the Negev and the treatment of Bedouins there.
If Sheldon Adelson would buy the world, then Jeffrey Goldberg would be alright. But his troubles are beginning. He is a ruthless propagandist for Israel at a time when young American Jews don't think it's cool to shoot wounded Palestinians dead in the name of ethnic solidarity.
Dima al-Wawi, a 12-year-old jailed for two months for planning to stab an Israeli soldier, was one of hundreds of Palestinian children jailed since attacks on Israelis surged.
(Scott Johnson) The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign seeks to delegitimize and destroy Israel. It has made its presence felt on many college campuses. Whence BDS? Bret Stephens and Caroline Glick devote invaluable columns to the question this week. Show More Summary
Aluf Benn urges Israeli elites to fight BDS because it will transform Israel into a state of its citizens, possibly ending up with an Arab prime minister. But that's what decolonization means.
Sandy Tolan analyses the remaining Republican presidential candidate's views on Israel/Palestine. Donald Trump, despite his wish to be “sort of a neutral guy” on the issue, has adopted the standard Likudnik call to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem. Show More Summary
Jill Duggar has long been viewed as one of the more quiet, serious-minded Duggar siblings. She was the first Duggar daughter to get married and start a family, and she's spent much of the past year performing missionary work in El Salvador...Show More Summary
The pictures and videos I captured during my first trip to Palestine in October 2010 came at a cost that included several hours of detention and interrogations at the Tel Aviv airport, courtesy of the fine members of the Israeli military, Shin Bet and the Ministry of the Interior. Show More Summary
HOW KEN LIVINGSTONE LEFT LABOUR IN TURMOIL AFTER CLAIMING HITLER BACKED MOVING JEWS TO ISRAEL: Mr Livingstone, who sits on Labour’s National Executive Committee and is co-chairman of the party’s defence review, claimed that Ms Shah’s suggestion that Israel should be “relocated” to the US was not anti-Semitic. He said that she had been a […]
To the editor: Danny Danon, Israel's ambassador to the United Nations, writes that "the modern history of Israeli-Arab peace-making has taught us that only direct negotiations between the two sides can actually achieve results." ("Israel's U.N. ambassador: Direct diplomacy is the only way to peace...
TOP STORIES OBAMA VS. BIBI "President [Barack] Obama has proposed granting Israel the largest package of military aid ever provided by the United States to another nation, but he and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remain deeply at odds over a figure for the assistance despite months of negotiations." [NYT] U.S. Show More Summary
Those who care about the Palestinians have to be careful how they attack Israel Let me say at the start that I deplore the government of Benjamin Netanyahu which I believe uses overwhelming military power to make life misery for people in neighbouring territories. When the occupied people react violently to the oppression the response […]