Sunday, December 21, 2014

Shlomo Avineri

Shlomo Avineri, Professor of Political Science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, served as Director-General of Israel’s foreign ministry under Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin. His most recent book is Theodor Herzl and the Foundation of the Jewish State.

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Hard Turkey

Turkey could be a bridge between the West and the East, between Islam and modernity, and between Israel and the Arabs. But it runs the danger of succumbing to the arrogance of power, which has… read more

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Peace this Time?

The imminent resumption in Washington of direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks is good news. But whether these talks will lead to an agreement, let alone within one year, as US President Barack… read more

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Palestine Stands Up

Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad's proposal to declare independence unilaterally sometime in 2011 if negotiations with Israel fail should be eagerly welcomed. Such a move would not resolve the … read more

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