Jewish Journal

Amotz Asa-El

  • Israeli Arabs prove to be part of the problem, not part of the solution

    August 16, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Like the rest of my circle of Israelis, who have seen war as kids and soldiers and then, as undergraduates, attended peace rallies before establishing families and joining the middle class, I also assumed that Israel's Arabs were part of the solution.

    We met them on campus, in...

  • Israelis Frustrated With Restraint

    July 12, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Considering that air, water and fire are essential elements not just of life but of war, Israelis this week could hardly feel more besieged.

    Monday morning, takeoffs and traffic at Ben-Gurion Airport were severely disrupted following a bomb scare. In the evening, greater Tel Aviv's...