Jewish Journal

Michael S. Arnold

  • Bombing Hits Close to Home for Group

    February 26, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Lt. Gen. Moshe Ya'alon was describing the Palestinian Authority's strategy of terrorism, when a small commotion erupted in the corner of the room.

    One of Ya'alon's aides swiftly scribbled a note and passed it to the Israeli army chief of staff, who hardly skipped a beat in his...

  • Barak’s Legacy

    February 8, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Ehud Barak's term as Israeli prime minister was among the shortest in Israeli history, but in just 19 months he succeeded in altering the strategic landscape of the Middle East and recasting the terms of Israeli political debate.

    Barak's most recognized accomplishment was the...

  • Assessing Netanyahu’s Past Policies

    December 14, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    It's still unclear whether former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be able to run in the upcoming election, but analysts already are wondering how a second Netanyahu administration might differ from the first.

    Three years after defeating incumbent Shimon Peres by a hair's...