Header

Israel’s New Zionist Camp Is Anything But

Lacking a vision of the future, Labor reinvents itself by misreading the past

Header

Israel’s Labor Party Roiled by Demands To Out a Closeted Gay MK

The left is bitterly divided about whether lawmakers should be allowed to keep their sexual orientation private

Header

Meet Isaac Herzog, the Israeli Politician Who Speaks English With a Democratic Accent

Labor’s new leader wants to mend ties with Washington, and he’s looking at Obama and de Blasio for inspiration

Header

How Isaac Herzog Could Tilt Israeli Politics to the Left—Even If He Won’t Be Prime Minister

By building a new center-left coalition, Labor’s new leader has an opportunity to play kingmaker and restore his party’s influence

Header

A Guide to Today’s Labor Party Elections

Incumbent Shelly Yachimovich faces off against party royalty Isaac Herzog

Header

Yachimovich to Netanyahu: We Will Support You

In J Street keynote address, Labor party leader discussed peace process, Iran

Header

The Death of the Party

Did Shelly Yachimovich, by avoiding matters of national security, kill Israel’s Labor Party?

Header

The Man Behind Iron Dome

Once-maligned Labor politician Amir Peretz explains how he saw what many decorated generals did not

Header

Israeli Left on Life Support

On the anniversary of Rabin’s murder, the left-wing leadership can’t organize a unified rally to commemorate it

Header

London Jews’ Labour Problem

Ken Livingstone, the once and perhaps future London mayor, has made a string of anti-Semitic remarks. Why do his party’s leaders indulge him?

Header

Pink Eye

Critics of Israel say the state touts its gay-rights record only to conceal its oppression of Palestinians. They call it pinkwashing. That’s nonsense.

Header

Sundown: Quartet Lays Out Roadmap

Plus Iranian bagels, the Irvine 11, Clinton vs. Bibi, and more

Header

Daybreak: Obama Agonistes

Plus Park51 opens, and more in the news

Header

Suspicions

This Week in Israel: Civil Defense simulates a two-front war, the Netanya gas explosion goes under review, cost-of-living concerns reach the Knesset, a former army bodyguard pleads his case, Labor adds to its ranks, and more

Header

Labor Pains

The race to head the once-dominant Israeli party heats up

Header

Ehud Agonistes

Ehud Barak should forsake his arrogance, take a page from Moses, the hero of this week’s parasha, and recognize that leading can require giving up power

Header

Like Nixon, But Less of a Crook

Today on Tablet

Header

Daybreak: An Arab Spring?

Plus Barak out of Labor, Palin unrepentant, and more in the news

Header

Making History

Israeli President Shimon Peres reflects on his mentor, his peace partner, and whether the State of Israel will survive

Header

Secret Meeting Sparks Furor

FM Lieberman feuds with PM Netanyahu

Header

Lieberman Nixes Palestinian State in ‘12

Inside Israel’s insane coalition politics

Header

Peace, Processed

The power of the Israeli left has waned, but belief in the need for what it long championed—territorial compromise—has become a majority position

Header

Sundown: U.S. Reps. Urge Less Hardship on Gaza

Plus Merkel’s pledge, Labor’s pains, Boteach’s bid, and more

Header

Gaza War Heightens British Crimes

Most anti-Semitic attacks ever

Header

Labor Pains

Ehud Barak led Israel’s Labor Party to irrelevance. Can anyone revive it?

Header

Say Anything

Israel’s current election campaign may just be the funniest show in ages

Load More...