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The policy of divide and rule

  • Whatever is happening to the Israeli social protest movement?Good question. It is not only being asked abroad, but in Israel, too.Last year the movement reached its peak in a giant demonstration. Hundreds of thousands marched in Tel Aviv. The government did what governments do in such situations:...
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The protest of the ‘new generation’

  • Rabin Square in Tel Aviv has seen many demonstrations, but none quite like last Saturday's....
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The policy of divide and rule

  • Whatever is happening to the Israeli social protest movement?...
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Olympic Games: The greatest show on earth

  • To sum up the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in one word: kitsch....
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The incredible folly of Netanyahu and his team

  • NOTHING could be more scary than the thought that this duo — Benjamin Netanyahu and Ehud Barak — is in a position to start a war, the dimensions and outcome of which are incalculable. It’s scary not only because of their ideological fixations and mental outlook, but also because of the level of...
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Israeli occupation and protests in Ramallah

  • Visiting Ramallah after an absence of several months, I was again amazed by the ongoing building activity. Everywhere new high-rise buildings are going up, and many of them are beautiful. (Arabs seem to have an innate talent for architecture, as any world anthology of architecture affirms.)...
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Netanyahu, Barak leading Israel to another disaster

  • I am sitting here writing this article 39 years to the minute from that moment when the sirens started screaming, announcing the beginning of the war.A minute before, total quiet reigned, as it does now. No traffic, no activity in the street, except a few children riding bicycles. Yom Kippur, the...
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Filling the black hole: A tale of two elections

  • So we have two election campaigns in the next three months — one in the US and one in Israel. I don’t know which of them is more important for our lives....
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Israeli films and Oscars

  • THIS DOES not happen every day: A minister of culture publicly rejoices because a film from her country has not been awarded an Oscar. And not just one film, but two....
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The speech that was not delivered

  • Dear citizens of Israel,...
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