An IDF soldier shoots a wounded Palestinian terrorist in Hebron, and is detained and tried. His guilt or innocence will reveal how Israel—after five decades of military control—is dealing with its society becoming more intolerant, more dangerous, and more violent.
The Republican looks to Tehran, while the Democrat defends Israel
The former Israeli prime minister was hospitalized after he had a ‘major stroke’ on Tuesday, but doctors say they have the situation in hand
How a failure to come to an agreement to allow equal access to the holy site for the non-Orthodox would reverberate across world Jewry
One report claimed ‘neither side seems bent on starting hostilities’
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández is looking to obtain Congressional approval for an agreement with Israel to help fight the country’s crime
How Jewish criticism of the rights group reflects our own moral confusion about the last 50 years of Israeli politics
As if the Jewish people hadn’t suffered enough
As a Jew of Color, I Back Black Lives Matter But Not Its Approach to Israel, Which Erases Jewish Experience
It would be easy to subsume one of my identities to serve the other, but I choose instead to build bridges
The Republican candidate is performing so poorly in the polls that his belated Israel outreach isn’t likely to have much of an impact
Ayoob Kara advocates for a combination of Israeli military deterrence and economic fortitude to sway Arab neighbors
Michal Baror, Tamar Nissim, and Maya Zack go digging in archives
A new law passed Tuesday exempts some Haredi elementary schools from teaching math, science, and English while remaining eligible for government funding
Another day, another ridiculous opinion piece in the paper of record
Eliaz Cohen believes one way to break the one-state/two-state dichotomy might be to combine them, in an attempt to avoid ‘righting a wrong’ by creating another wrong
Contrasting platform language about BDS, Palestinian statehood, and ‘occupation’ presents a picture of two parties drifting apart on matters relating to the Jewish state
The Knesset passed a law on Monday requiring local NGOs that receive more than half of their funding from foreign governments to disclose this information
Dispatch from the border, 10 years after the outbreak of the Second Lebanon War. How long until the next war—inevitably—begins?
A new Habima theater adaptation of David Grossman’s award-winning but deeply pessimistic novel puts the Jewish State on a treadmill to outrun history
For two years, Pini Gorelick has been leading private tours of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox neighborhood, including Thurday night’s ‘cholent scene’
A draft text of the Democratic party’s platform on Israel sets forth a ‘parallel acknowledgement of Israeli and Palestinian rights.’ But it doesn’t go as far as some would have liked.
Israel’s ‘king of comedy’ takes you on a guided tour of the country’s best satires and sketches
Next up? The Olympics in Rio.