An Armed Ghetto

June 28, 2014 12:00 am Leave your thoughts

One side's terrorists are the other side's freedom fighters. That is not simply a matter of terminology. It is a difference of perception, which has far-reaching practical consequences

Sisyphus Redeemed

June 24, 2014 12:00 am Leave your thoughts

If there is a God, he surely has a sense of humor. The career of Shimon Peres, who is about to finish his term as President of Israel, is clear evidence

A Coup? Nonsense!

June 13, 2014 9:54 pm Leave your thoughts

Journalist and former member of the Israeli parliament, Uri Avnery, describes how the Israeli Defence Force is held on a pedestal