Arrest of Palestinan twins highlights women’s role in ongoing violence

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In addition, many of those implicated in attacks are teenagers … [Read more...]

The struggle for Jewish pluralism is just beginning

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Not the beginning of the end, but maybe the end of the beginning … [Read more...]

Beyond the Wall

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It was a hard-fought victory, bequeathed by one generation to another … [Read more...]

Why all this ‘fascist’ and ‘traitor’ talk – let’s debate civilly!

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We beat one another for 364 days, with a 24-hour Independence Day break … [Read more...]

The unbearable lightness of killing

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‘Empathy erosion’ explains how people can cause extreme pain to one another … [Read more...]

A sadness still lingers

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We will reach toward heaven with all our pain and joy, our fear and hope … [Read more...]

For and against Palestinian statehood, simultaneously

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It’s time to reflect on this complex consensus and act accordingly … [Read more...]

Lessons for Holocaust Remembrance Day

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European ceremonies focus as much on current events as on Nazi genocide … [Read more...]

Iran was the ally Israel wanted. It got Saudi Arabia.

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Israel courted against the backdrop of the rise and fall of IS … [Read more...]

The people’s choice

Knesset

Substantial laws get no attention, while clowning MKs make headlines … [Read more...]

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