Category Archives: Middle East Report

resolving conflicts through negotiation and compromise

Rooftop greenhouse in Tel Aviv

treehugger.com Tel Aviv’s rooftop farm grows fresh food for thousands Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Green Food December 19, 2016 Share on Facebook Reprinted from  Tree Hugger Located above the Dizengoff shopping center, this urban farm uses hydroponics to grow … 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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Israel leads in clean technology

huffingtonpost.com Israel’s Burgeoning Sustainable Innovation | The Huffington Post Follow Momo Mahadav on Twitter: www.twitter.com/CSRIsrael December 1, 2016 From the world’s most environmentally recycled paper to cutting-edge water shortage solutions, sustainable healthcare, energy conservation and the green construction and infrastructure … Continue reading

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PTSD for Jewish liberals

The Day the Music Died for Jewish American Liberals Ron Jager www.ronjager.com November 29, 2016 The writer, a 25-year veteran of the I.D.F., served as a field mental health officer. Prior to retiring in 2005, served as the Commander of … Continue reading

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Palestinians forbid dialogue with Israelis

commentarymagazine.com Where Talking to Israelis is Taboo Evelyn Gordon, November 28, 2016, Reprinted from Commentary Image by © Mahmoud illean/Demotix/Corbis If you want to know why the prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace are currently zero, consider Avi Issacharoff’s report in the … Continue reading

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Arabs and Muslims are the real occupiers

jpost.com Why is Europe turning a blind eye to Islamic occupation? By ZVI MAZEL \ Jerusalem Post, November 26, 2016 IN A world beset by terrorism and humanitarian disasters, the international community remains fixated on the State of Israel. The … Continue reading

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Coexistence gets burned

ynetnews.com A war to coexist  Isaac Dabush, November 27, 2016 Reprinted from YNet News When it was announced that the Jerusalem neighborhood of Ramat Eshkol had to evacuate, “Our neighbor called because she knew I was home with two sick … Continue reading

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