Amos Gilead to JPost: Israel has historic opportunity now to make peace
Israel has a historic chance to upgrade ties with the Arab world and deepen its relationship with the US. All roads, though, go through the Palestinians, Amos Gilead says in an exclusive interview.
... Pubdate: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:18:45 GMT
Grapevine: Rating isn’t everything
He was disdainful of some of the trashy programs that are shown on commercial television, and insisted that “rating isn’t everything.”
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:56:33 GMT
My Word: Bad breaking broadcasting news
Their sense of loss is understandable. They are losing their livelihoods and they are losing a way of life, through no fault of their own. No wonder some are literally sick with worry.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:54:23 GMT
Column One: Trump’s greatest deal
The Iran deal Trump needs to make with the Russians is clear.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:08:56 GMT
Fundamentally Freund: Does Israel want more Ethiopian Jews?
This state of affairs is absolutely intolerable and it is time for world Jewry to raise its collective voice and press Jerusalem for an immediate solution.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:04:13 GMT
Know Comment: The capital importance of E1
The E1 quadrant is absolutely critical for the future of the city, and for Israel’s long-term security.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:01:48 GMT
Sinai Today: Israel on the world stage
As human beings we need to take care of our physical needs. That is how G-d has created us.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:58:41 GMT
Follow the new Silk Road
China’s growing interest in the Middle East presents strategic opportunities for Israel beyond direct trade ties.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:49:15 GMT
Road map for a shared society in Israel
Leadership demands creating a vision, and a strategy to fulfill that vision.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:44:17 GMT
Parting Shot: Losing the rational Israeli
Gracious, hospitable and displaying fluency in English and Hebrew, Rajoub eloquently explained the Palestinian view of the current stalemate.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:41:30 GMT
Letters to the Editor: Inane nonsense
There is nothing more to debate.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:39:24 GMT
JPost Editorial: The English imperative
24/7 coverage produced locally could articulate a unique voice not heard elsewhere.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:35:17 GMT
Terrorism must not become ‘part and parcel’ of our daily life
Anything made by humanity can be confronted by society and reduced and eliminated.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:03:08 GMT
Water, peace and security
Water is essential for a life with dignity and parties to conflict, government donors and humanitarian organizations must work together to support resilient urban services during armed conflict.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:18:48 GMT
Grumpy Old Man: Two tough days for journalism
We saw shameless self-promotion, a conspiracy theory, courtroom nonsense and the passing of a beloved curmudgeon, all in 48 hours.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:00:08 GMT
A Dose of Nuance: Enemies come in many forms
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:56:36 GMT
Making kashrut kosher
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:50:54 GMT
The happiness we (wish we could) have
The ego causes all of our wars, but it is not an enemy. If we use it right, by connecting ourselves to each other above our egos, we will learn how all of nature works.
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:25:49 GMT
Europe’s Jews becoming collateral damage in Europe’s civilizational clash
The Jews of Western Europe feel like strangers in their places of birth.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:17:57 GMT
Letters to the Editor: This ‘mishugas’
Well, to their great dismay, we’re still around, thank God.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:07:30 GMT
Truth is not a political position
"Supporting the ‘right of Jews to live in Judea and Samaria is also a rational, centrist human-rights position."
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:03:01 GMT
Peace when Jews and Arabs educate their children together
“We will have peace with the Arabs when they love their children more than they hate us.”
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:02:35 GMT
The politics of war wounds
Regrettably, we can only repair bodies.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:59:47 GMT
The latest Gallup survey shows Trump’s approval rating among all voters has dropped to 37% and among Jewish voters it is down to 31%.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:56:42 GMT
The newest bigotry: Supporter of Israel must have travel ban ‘bias’
I’m glad I called Flannery out on this issue.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:56:12 GMT
JPost Editorial: Eternal capital
Hundreds of thousands of visitors – schoolchildren, soldiers, VIPs and common citizens – stream annually to see the excavations which prove that here King David established his capital.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:47:42 GMT
Women soldiers and Jewish law
Jews in the military, both male and female, seem to feel more Jewish afterwards, not less.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:42:54 GMT
It’s the sovereignty, stupid!
The real reason for the Israeli/American Jewish divide
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:37:42 GMT
A New Paradigm for US-Israel Relations
... Pubdate: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:00:22 GMT
Happiness and the wandering Jew
A full 36% of secular Israeli Jews said they would move abroad given the opportunity. About a fifth of haredi Israelis said they wanted to leave.
... Pubdate: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:31:08 GMT
On religious extremism
There are many wise, creative and worldly Israeli rabbis but in most cases, they are marginalized or even dismissed as being “Reform.”
... Pubdate: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:28:05 GMT
Letters: Broadcast woes
The IBC plans to close down the quality rock radio program “Meziot,” broadcast on 88 FM on Fridays at 2-4 p.m.
... Pubdate: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:22:56 GMT
An open letter to anti-intellectual, antisemitic anti-Zionists
I write now because we can see how you’re harming our community.
... Pubdate: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:17:50 GMT
Coming of age after Purim
Our children look into our eyes; they sense that, perhaps, someone doesn’t truly believe in their dreams as much as they do.
... Pubdate: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:14:48 GMT
Win the close fight
Like my peers, I argued to stay the course, to persist and persist, to ‘clear/hold/build’ even as the ‘hold’ stage stretched for months, and then years.”
... Pubdate: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:11:57 GMT