A Divider by Nature, Sharon Tried To Unite Israelis Behind Ending the Occupation

A stalwart of the right, Sharon was a pragmatist whose mission was to teach Jews how to survive in the Middle East

Ariel Sharon: 1928-2014

One of Israel’s legendary military commanders and most influential politicians leaves a legacy that was nearly great

Tomorrow There Will Be No More Two-State Solution—and Then What?

Ex-Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin warns that Israel’s leaders appear to be dangerously detached from reality

At Last, the Israeli Coalition Deal Is Done

Reports say there will be a swearing-in tomorrow or next week

Daybreak: Bibi’s Coalition Jigsaw Falling Into Place?

Plus the Hagel “Friends of Hamas” rumor gets put to rest with gusto

Yesh Atid Is the New Kadima

Israel’s love affair with centrist parties enters new chapter with Yair Lapid

Why I Voted for Yair Lapid

The centrist’s simple but emotionally profound Zionism could lead to an Israel less at war with itself

Israel’s Angriest Campaign Ads Yet

A look at some of the clips causing a stir in Israel

Tablet’s Guide to the Israeli Elections

Everything you wanted to know, but were too disenchanted to ask

Sundown: Clashes in Egypt Continue

Plus Adelson will continue to give and Kadima is depleted

An American and Israeli Election Round Up

Or perhaps proof of why we need more Jewish holidays

The Breakdown: Mofaz vs. Kardashian

Analyzing the break-ups

Daybreak: 200 Reported Killed in Syrian Town

Plus Kadima threat to leave government is real, and more in the news

Israelis March En Masse For Fairer Draft Law

Protests, Kadima Party force Bibi to promise real concessions

Conscription Law Upended by Politics

With squabbling of Kadima and religious parties, Bibi holds all the cards

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