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Posts Tagged: Israel democracy

January 19, 2016 4:52 am

Israel’s Democracy Is Not in Danger

Last weekend, the headquarters of a left-wing Israeli political organization caught fire. The hand-wringing started right away. Other leftist organizations put out emergency fundraising appeals...

October 15, 2015 8:00 am

Israel at a Crossroads: The Time Has Come for Drastic Action

Like most Israelis, I am proud that we remain one of the most democratic countries in the world, despite being surrounded by a sea of...

April 2, 2015 11:56 am

New and Old Faces in Israel’s 20th Knesset Are Officially Sworn In

The Knesset opening session was buzzing with new faces, as 39 new Members of Knesset joined their veteran colleagues in the swearing in ceremony that...

March 23, 2015 1:18 pm

Democracy is the Real Winner of Israel’s Election - As pundits and politicians sift through the election data, devise alternative scenarios for the formation of the next Israeli government, and warn...

March 18, 2015 1:59 pm

Opinion: The Role of the Palestinian Authority in Israel’s Election Results

Those around the world who are upset with Prime Minister's Benjamin Netanyahu electoral victory over labor should put much of the responsibility for Israel's rightward...

August 11, 2014 11:20 am

A Middle East Conflict No Longer About Land

Along with destroying much of Hamas' infrastructure, the fighting in Gaza has laid waste to any semblance of a foreign policy from the Obama Administration....

July 20, 2014 7:20 pm

The Real Source of the Mideast Dispute: Hobbes vs. Locke

The conventional wisdom regarding the Arab-Israeli conflict is that peace in the Middle East hinges on the settlement of a land dispute. All that's required for...

April 28, 2014 11:49 pm

John Kerry Voices Regret Over Offensive Comments on Israel - Secretary of State John Kerry said in a statement Monday that if he "could rewind the tape," he "would have chosen a different word" than apartheid...

February 20, 2014 11:21 am

In UN Speech, Israeli Ambassador Challenges Middle East Countries on Rule of Law

Ron Prosor, Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations, on Wednesday addressed the UN Security Council on the "Rule of Law," challenging Israel's Middle Eastern neighbors to...

January 23, 2014 1:57 am

Busted: Knesset Member Tibi Exposes Israel’s Greatness

On Monday, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper was suddenly interrupted while addressing ministers of the Knesset, Israel's parliament. I would have expected all parties in...

January 21, 2014 1:53 pm

The Truth Behind Anti-Semitism

Throughout the Middle East there are many who feel that Israel doesn't have the right to exist as a nation and that the Jews there...

January 8, 2014 8:08 am

Why do Leftists Attack the Only Liberal Country in the Middle East?

What is the most rightist doctrine in the world today? It has to be radical Islam. Islamists don't allow women to go out of their...

July 1, 2013 9:57 am

Israeli Party Yesh Atid Pushing Bill to Raise Election Threshold

Times of Israel - Israel has seen 33 governments in 65 years, with governments that often last barely half as long as their legally...

March 25, 2013 3:27 am

Obama’s Unintended Compliment for Israel

This article by Shohana Bryen was originally published by the Gatestone Institute. President Obama's visit to Israel, and particularly his speech to 500 university students,...


Vocal Israel Critic Cornel West Launches Longshot Presidential Bid

Longtime Israel critic Cornel West announced on Monday his intention to run for the Presidency of the United States as the candidate of the left wing People’s Party. “I enter in...


Egyptian Attacker Was Most Likely Lone Wolf Jihadist, Israeli Sources Say

i24 News - The Egyptian border policeman who shot dead three Israeli soldiers on Saturday during a cross-border infiltration was most likely a jihadist who acted alone, Israeli security sources...

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