Dr. Martin Sherman

INTO THE FRAY: “The only relevant question…”

What next, now that the two-state solution is dead?, 9/2/2016, 12:00 AM

INTO THE FRAY: “Mowing the lawn” won’t cut it—my challenge to BESA

By avoiding confrontations in which Israel can win, Israeli governments risk backing the country into a confrontation which it cannot win., 8/26/2016, 7:49 AM

INTO THE FRAY: To B. Yaalon; cc: Dore Gold; Re: Security imperatives

What are the political ramifications of the security prescription authored by the former Defense Minister and the current Director-General of the Foreign Ministry? , 8/19/2016, 6:18 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The new “nuts”-Jeffrey Goldberg, the JPost and sanity

Allow me to refer to an article, “Why we can’t dump Gaza”, written in the Jerusalem Post, almost a quarter century ago-by one Martin Sherman. , 8/11/2016, 7:38 PM

INTO THE FRAY: What!!!???????

There is every reason, both “concretely & in principle”, why the idea of Jews living in a Palestinian-Arab state, under Palestinian-Arab sovereignty, is unacceptable., 8/5/2016, 6:03 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Duma-one year (and three arson attacks) later

With continuing unsolved arson attacks in Duma, seven months after a coerced confession & an indictment wildly at odds with eyewitness accounts, troubling questions must be raised.   , 7/29/2016, 3:17 PM

INTO THE FRAY:What if the GOP wins?

Potential payoffs and pitfalls for Israel, as although changes in the Republican platform are a welcome development, they create new challenges for Israel & much depends on how it meets them.  , 7/22/2016, 1:00 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Israel and US liberal Jews

The real reasons for the rift: Incredibly, according to Israel’s “liberal” detractors,  the only remedy for Israel’s “democracy deficit” is to establish yet another Muslim-majority tyranny., 7/15/2016, 8:21 AM

Food for thought

The author has an alternative paradigm for the middle east conflict. It does not include another failed Arab state., 7/8/2016, 2:40 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Utterly unconscionable

The real reason for the rupture of relations with Turkey is not because of anything Israel has (or has not) done. It is a result of what Turkey has become., 7/1/2016, 3:53 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Egregious Ehud

Rather than an indictment of the ruling coalition, Barak’s recent “fire and brimstone” address was a harsh condemnation of the Israeli electorate for its infuriatingly stubborn refusal to disregard past experience. , 6/24/2016, 7:52 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Imbecility squared – Part 2

With changing patterns of Arab enmity, the major challenge to Israel’s existence as the Jewish nation-state is no longer repulsing invasion, but resisting attrition., 6/17/2016, 9:30 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Imbecility squared – Part 1

“Commanders for Israel’s Security” are a group I would much rather respect than ridicule, but drivel is drivel, even when it comes from men with an illustrious past and an accumulated 6000 years of security experience., 6/10/2016, 8:44 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Like manna from heaven - for Israel's detractors

Any allusion that Israel is somehow comparable to Nazi Germany is not criticism. It is a blood libel., 6/3/2016, 3:26 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Gaza: A port is no panacea for poverty

Hamas are not burrowing tunnels because Gaza has no port. They are burrowing them despite the fact it does not have one., 5/26/2016, 6:45 PM