The night Yitzhak Rabin was assassinated in downtown Tel Aviv, his grandson, Jonathan Benartzi, was two weeks away from completing his three years of duty in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) as a paratrooper. He was also in the crowd with his sister that fateful night — two...
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An associate professor of geography at the University of Hawaii has written a book called “Border Walls: Security and the War on Terror in the United States, India and Israel.” I haven’t read the book - it might be great. But I did read Reece Jones’ (that’s the professor in...
March 30, 2012 | 5:27 am
Annan with a plan
The Economist believes the UN-Arab League envoy’s plan to end the violence in Syria is far from an ideal solution.
“A welcome bandage rather than a long-term solution,” is how a Syrian analyst describes the plan. Mr Assad, whose forces’ killing of 50...
February 14, 2008 | 5:00 pmThe notice shocked Karen Klein, head of Students for Israel at Cal State Northridge: Norman Finkelstein, the much-maligned scholar who wrote "The Holocaust Industry" and has spoken glowingly of Hezbollah, had been invited by the provost to lecture for three days this week at her...
February 14, 2008 | 5:00 pm
Gallup reports from Israel and the West Bank on Israeli public opinion regarding the Middle East peace process
When, after seven years of violence, President George W. Bush brought the Israelis and Palestinians together last November to resume peace talks at Annapolis, right-wing...
Letter from France: Battle against anti-Semitism enters new phase with increased legal action and harsher penalties
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The horrid bus bombings in Beersheba on Tuesday, which claimed the lives of 16 Israelis, including a 3-year-old boy, are grim reminders that the war on terror continues to rage in Israel.
Indeed, in 2004, the month of September has klal Yisrael reeling from this brutal attack and...