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West Bank Rabbi Menachem Froman’s Zionist Post-Zionism, and What It Can Teach American Jews

The late Kookist leader’s belief in spirituality over politics also has a message for Israel’s religious right

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Avigdor Lieberman’s Failed Plan To Topple Netanyahu

The Russian politician’s surprise decision to pull out of coalition talks is only the latest echo of his undying ambition

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Tuvia Tenenbom Is a Weak, Insecure, Blustery Jew

‘Catch the Jew!’ is a shoddy, fantastical answer to Max Blumenthal’s ‘Goliath’

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Campaign Videos Stir Controversy in Israel

As Knesset elections near, online ads get heated—and some get banned

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Naftali Bennett Skewers Left-Wing Hipsters

Jewish Home party’s cheeky new video kicks off Israeli election ad season

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The Israeli Election Flow Chart

A guide to what will probably happen

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The Great Jewish American Liberal Academic Anti-Anti-Zionist Freak-Out

‘The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel’ shows how the boycott movement is more significant than its achievements suggest

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Israel Passes Law Limiting Prisoner Releases

Allows judges to designate defendents as barred from any future releases

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Israel’s National Religious Party to Run Non-Religious Candidates

More proof that Israel is not becoming a theocracy

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Between the Settlers and the Unsettlers, the One-State Solution Is on Our Doorstep

Why Israel will soon be the only state able to govern Judea and Samaria, and the only military force capable of securing its borders

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Israel’s Shas Party Gets Controversial New Leader

Rabbi Shalom Cohen has likened Modern Orthodox Jews to Amalek

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No, Israel Isn’t About to Turn Into a Theocracy

A misleading New York Times op-ed distorts the entire Israeli political scene

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European Parliament Chief Heckled in Knesset

Economic Minister Naftali Bennett walked out during Martin Schulz’s speech

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Why Not Let the Settlers Stay in Palestine?

It could create a viable Palestinian state. But will the parties go for it?

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The View From the Kotel’s Egalitarian Plaza

How the new structure advances the debate over prayer at the Western Wall

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A Guide to Israel’s Municipal Elections

The potential new mayors of Tel Aviv, Haifa,  and Jerusalem

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Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Typo; Erdogan’s Ennui

Plus an argument for European Jews heading elsewhere, and more in the news

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Peace Negotiators Meet, Will Meet Again

That’s about all anyone is saying right now

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Day 3: Peace Talks Set, Will Begin in Two Weeks

Israeli Knesset OKs referendum bill on withdrawal

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Day 1 of Peace Drive: Grouper and Saffron Risotto

A round-up of very little diplomatic news

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Poll: Israelis Would Vote For a Peace Deal

If a referendum occurs, more than half of those polled would vote in favor

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The Forgotten Costs of the Failed Peace Talks

Barring a late breakthrough, Kerry to return to U.S. after failed peace push

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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

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Israelis to U.S. Jews: Stay Out of Peace Process

Poll reveals Israelis don’t want leaders considering American Jews’ positions

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Bill Clinton Talks Two States in Israel

Bubba urges peace at a fête for Shimon Peres

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Israel to Fund Non-Orthodox Rabbis

Naftali Bennett, Israel’s Minister of Religious Affairs, proposes reform to fund community-selected rabbis—including non-Orthodox.

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Wait…There Are Jewish Death Curses?

Naftali Bennett just received one

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What Can the New Israeli Government Do?

Following the electoral upheaval, some clarity

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Daybreak: Vatican Denies Francis Stayed Silent

Plus Lapid and Bennett relinquish requests for Deputy PM titles

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Israel’s Covert Operator?

It’s becoming impossible to ignore the rumors about Sara Netanyahu’s involvement in her husband’s decisions