Three weeks ago, Shimon Peres sat for what he intended to be a Rosh Hashanah-timed discussion about the state of the world. It was also his final one.
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
The Republican presidential candidate has Jewish family members and friends. Here’s who they are.
Israel’s former internal security service chief decries the threat of religious Zionism left unchecked in Judea and Samaria
Israel may face a wrenching choice between its democracy and Jewishness. And that’s normal.
The editors of a new book about the conflict respond to a Commentary review
An excerpt from a new political analysis lays out reasons for hope in the idea of ‘parallel states’
In an excerpt from an important new political analysis, an introduction to the ‘One Land, Two State’ solution
New two-state legislative initiatives will test how willing their base is to be led
Ian Lustick imagines a liberal utopia, contra Peter Beinart, who says Jews must listen to Palestinians even if we can’t agree
Reports: Israeli drone strike in Egypt and a threat against Eilat’s airport
John Kerry is expected to make an announcement soon
Beneath conflicting reports, some interesting developments
Bubba urges peace at a fête for Shimon Peres
This is all getting a little bit silly
But here’s Cynthia Ozick on the Belieber question
But young Israeli leaders want deeds to match words
And other highlights from Bibi-Obama Press Conference
Plus effort by Jewish lawyer to ban Jews from jury fails
Six prominent thinkers and activists make their case—and their answers may surprise you
An argument about delegitimization and peace
A (not-yet-verified) historic departure
Meanwhile, 3,000 Gaza teenagers graduate Hamas training school
Contrary to conventional wisdom, Israelis haven’t become radicals. They’ve just abandoned a delusion.
Did Shelly Yachimovich, by avoiding matters of national security, kill Israel’s Labor Party?
Plus more fuel for the theory that Adolf Hitler escaped Berlin for Argentina
Losing the only right answer
Ignoring cultural difference and overestimating politics has left us without a resolution. We can do better.
Plus Jewish baseball great Kevin Youkilis to play for Israel
Dani Dayan makes noise we’ll be hearing about all day