Roni Floman is an Israeli writer. Her first book, Sojourners and Settlers, is a non-fiction book about the Israeli community in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her second non-fiction book, Good Intentions – Arab high-tech in Israel, came out in Hebrew in 2013. Its English translation...
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Tag: Israeli Arabs
March 25, 2015 | 3:03 pm
Israeli Arabs make up 20 percent of Israel’s population – greater than either blacks or Latinos do of the American population.
So, there are very few pundits and politicians – including our own President – who have not offered their opinion on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s...
February 2, 2015 | 4:04 am
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November 8, 2012 | 1:39 am
Aaron David Miller of Foreign Policy offers President Obama some tips on dealing with the Mideast in his second term.
Let's face it: You don't have much credibility with Netanyahu. If you want any progress,...
September 6, 2012 | 12:47 am
Egypt has long been remiss in asserting its sovereignty in the Sinai Peninsula, a tradition that will not help end the jihadist presence there, writes Barak Barfi for Project Syndicate.
Employing CSF troops in the sensitive border...
July 13, 2012 | 3:26 am
His acquittal leaves the former prime minister well-placed for a return to politics, something that could change the future of the peace process, writes Nir Eisikovits in Christian Science Monitor.
Olmert will almost certainly...
March 25, 2012 | 6:47 am
Writing for Foreign Policy In Focus, Scott Charney takes issue with the recent American sale of fighter jets to a Saudi Arabia whose future alliances are uncertain.
The U.S. arms sale to Saudi Arabia is clearly putting Israel in danger....
January 12, 2012 | 5:52 am
It was an important decision and not a trivial one, when Israel’s Supreme Court upheld a law yesterday that prevents most non-Israeli Arabs who marry Israelis from living in Israel. The court was split almost in half: Six justices sided with the majority ruling and five justices...
August 16, 2007 | 8:00 pm
March 15, 2007 | 8:00 pmThe past few months saw rising temperatures of accusations and counteraccusations among sections of the Jewish community. Leftist Jews criticized Israel, professor Alvin Rosenfeld criticized anti-Zionist Jews, the American Jewish Committee (AJCommittee) published Rosenfeld's...
July 21, 2005 | 8:00 pm
When Israeli Arabs protest that talk of the "demographic threat" is racist, can Israeli Jews blame them? If non-Jewish professors and politicians anywhere on earth spoke of a Jewish demographic threat to their countries, what would Jews call it? What, for that matter, would decent...