Trump’s is the latest play in a decadeslong game of trying to counter previous ‘peace process’ moves by each new American administration
The PLO’s greatest single contribution to the Iranian Revolution was the formation of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, but the Palestinian leader’s involvement with Iran didn’t end there
Current Hamas Political Bureau Member and former military commander, convicted of directing terror bombings that killed over 120 Israelis, including the bombings of the Sbrarro Pizza in Jerusalem and the Dolphinarium Discotheque in Tel Aviv, speaks to Tablet about the ongoing Gaza cease-fire negotiations with Israel
Meni Naftali worked security for the Israeli prime minister and his wife Sara, and now wants the world to know what they are really like
Israeli Arabs at a Crossroads: How one woman in the Negev stands up against polygamy, abuse, and ignorance
Can anything change the status quo in the territorial dispute between Israelis and Palestinians?
The Times concedes one to the outrage trolls, and history weeps
Ayoob Kara advocates for a combination of Israeli military deterrence and economic fortitude to sway Arab neighbors
The case of IDF Major Alaa Waheeb
At a lonely army outpost in 1994, Israel was shown the difference between radicals and fanatics—and between soldiers and storytellers. But the West didn’t learn.
A new collection of the late historian’s essays says more about his prejudices than about his achievements
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
A stalwart of the right, Sharon was a pragmatist whose mission was to teach Jews how to survive in the Middle East
An ambitious new high-tech industrial park doubles as an initiative to bring more Arabs into the Israeli economy
Ex-Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin warns that Israel’s leaders appear to be dangerously detached from reality
Israel’s failures in 2006 foreshadow the challenges that lie ahead in a fractured Middle East—and the coming wars there
Widow of PLO leader says Second Intifada was premeditated
Once-maligned Labor politician Amir Peretz explains how he saw what many decorated generals did not
The Jewish world needs a place like Tablet where varying—even conflicting—viewpoints can exist side by side. Our times demand an engagement with big ideas and not a retreat from them.
Help us do what we do.