Category Archives: Opinion

Ideas on peace and security

Civilian deaths in Mosul

Mosul, Gaza and the world’s hypocrisy Op-ed: ISIS learned from Hamas how to use civilian populations as human shields. While hundreds of civilians have been killed in US-led airstrikes in Iraq, there have been absolutely no protests and no claims … Continue reading

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Palestinians lost international significance

The Palestinian “Internationalization” Strategy: End of the Road? Download PDF Print INSS Insight No. 907, March 21, 2017 Amos Yadlin , Kobi Michael When the Netanyahu government replaced the Olmert government and Barack Obama assumed the United States presidency, the … Continue reading

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Women are equal in IDF

israelhayom.com No limits  Lt. Col. Oshrat Bachar is the deputy women’s affairs adviser to the IDF chief of staff. Israel Hayom, March 8, 2017 International Women’s Day, which will be marked worldwide on Wednesday, March 8, is of paramount significance … Continue reading

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Liberated Jewish Territories

besacenter.org A Truth-Telling Strategy to Advance Israeli-Palestinian Peace By Dr. Max Singer, January 29, 2017 Model of Temple Mount, image by Galerie des Bois, Benjamin Wood, via Flickr BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 403 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The US is usually thought … Continue reading

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Lies about Israel

 Debunking 11 More False Assumptions Regarding Israel Amb. Alan Baker, January 10, 2017 Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation jcpa.org No. 608  January 2017 Further to the recent publication of “Ten False Assumptions Regarding Israel,” … Continue reading

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UN sides with enemies of Israel

  UN says Jews have no rights to lands that were taken from them. Reprinted from Daily Alert , December 26, 2016 Video: UN Resolution Contravenes the Oslo Agreement and Empowers Israel’s Enemies – Amb. Alan Baker “The U.S. abstention … Continue reading

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Israel supports democracy and diversity

thetower.org ‘The Genius of Judaism’: An Interview with Bernard-Henri Lévy Reprinted from The Tower, December, 2016 In your new book, The Genius of Judaism, you demonstrate the depth of your Jewish identity. How has that identity guided you in your … Continue reading

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US had wrong approach to Mideast peace

timesofisrael.com Wrong from the start: Why John Kerry failed to advance Israeli-Palestinian peace By David Horovitz, Times of Israel, December 6, 2016 Watching John Kerry deliver his indictment of Israel’s settlement enterprise at the Saban Forum in Washington, DC, on … Continue reading

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