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Posts Tagged: Israel democracy

November 1, 2022 10:15 am

Honor the Election Results, Whatever the Outcome - Election day for Israel’s 25th Knesset has arrived, and the fifth election campaign in less than four years is coming to an end....

July 18, 2022 10:55 am

Thomas Friedman Knows Nothing About Israeli Democracy

In a recent article in The New York Times, the columnist Thomas Friedman promotes a plan to save Israel as a Jewish democracy: "Only Saudi...

May 16, 2022 1:57 pm

Jewish Democracy and Its Incommensurables – An excellent recent column by Zionist activist Blake Flayton on how to explain and defend Israel as a “Jewish and democratic state” recently caught...

August 4, 2021 12:05 pm

Why Does the Media Ignore the Only True Democracy in the Middle East?

A recent opinion column by the journalist Gwynne Dyer was titled “No Functioning Democracies in Arab World.” The article notes that in Syria, Yemen, and Libya,...

June 24, 2020 5:39 am

As Arab States View Trump Administration as Unreliable, Doors Open for Israel

The Firefly, an Israeli-built loitering kamikaze drone, part of the Spike family of missiles that the Jewish state has sold to various European nations, may be...

March 25, 2020 8:06 am

Israeli Knesset Speaker, a Netanyahu Ally, Resigns in Clash With Supreme Court

The speaker of Israel's parliament, an ally of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, resigned on Wednesday, sharpening a battle with the Supreme Court over its concerns that...

April 11, 2019 5:31 pm

Netanyahu Delivers for Israel, Israel Delivers for Netanyahu

After general elections in Israel on Tuesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is now headed for a historic fifth term. It’s a strong victory for Netanyahu in...

October 23, 2018 9:27 am

The Right to Criticize Israel Is Beside the Point - In an election season in which we are awash in polls, we’ve now been given one more telling us something that everybody already...

September 20, 2018 9:26 am

A Looming Constitutional Crisis in Israel?

The most important part of Israel's new Nation-State Law may well be its constitutional implications, which have been overlooked by the countless opinion and analysis...

September 17, 2018 10:47 am

A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree in Jerusalem, it might require...

July 31, 2018 5:44 pm

Israel Helps the West with Security Needs; When Will the West Let Israel Defend Itself?

When the United States, Canada, and the European Union wanted someone to rescue members of the Syrian Civil Defense organization, also known as the White...

February 1, 2018 2:16 pm

British Defense Chief Praises Israel as ‘Beacon of Light and Hope’ in Middle East

The United Kingdom “will always be Israel’s friend,” British Secretary of State for Defense Gavin Williamson pledged on Tuesday at a London gathering. Speaking at the...

September 22, 2016 6:28 am

It’s Time to Rein in the Israeli Supreme Court

The Israeli people do not elect the justices of the Supreme Court; a committee, which includes presiding justices, appoints them. The Court is hence disconnected from Israel’s...

March 1, 2016 6:15 am

What Hillary Clinton Can Learn From Israeli Democracy

If the United States were as great a democracy as Israel, then Hillary Clinton would be living in jail -- just like Israel’s ex-prime minister, Ehud...


Russian Forces Press on Ukraine Front After Reports of Bakhmut Slowdown

i24 News - Russian forces attacked northern and southern stretches of the war’s front in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region on Friday, even as Kyiv officials reported Moscow’s assault was lagging...


Two Wounded in West Bank Drive-By Shooting

A suspected Palestinian gunman wounded two people in a drive-by shooting in the flashpoint town of Huwara in the West Bank on Saturday, the Israeli military said. It was the third...

Middle East

Biden Warns Iran After Tit-for-Tat Strikes in Syria

President Joe Biden on Friday warned Iran that the United States would "act forcefully" to protect Americans, after the US military carried out air strikes against Iran-backed forces in retaliation...

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