Jewish Journal

Amos Oz

  • Disengagement Dashes, Spurs Dreams

    May 18, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    The evacuation of Gaza Strip settlements is not just a struggle over the question of the future of the territories. At the very core, the pullout was the first big battle on the question of religion and state.

    They [religious settlers opposed to the withdrawal] have their own dream....

  • Two Wars; One Just One

    April 11, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Two Palestinian-Israeli wars have erupted in the Middle East. One is the Palestinian nation's war for its freedom from occupation and for its right to independent statehood. Any decent person ought to support this cause. The second war is waged by fanatical Islam, from Iran to Gaza...

  • Let Palestinians Govern Palestinians - Now

    January 11, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    For 30 years, those of us in Israel's peace movement have been saying there will be no peace as long as Israel insists on governing another nation. Now our government no longer insists; Israel is offering the Palestinians a peace accord based on 1967 borders, with minor mutual...