Beyond "Correct" Political Analysis The truth is staring them in the face, but despite it, they continue blindly towards insane policies of "territory for peace."
Golda Meir saw it long ago.
Israeli DemocracyIt is no wonder that so many citizens feel powerless to affect government actions, such as preventing the freeing terrorists or capitulation to Obama-Abbas.
Governance and Accountability The ills of Israel's electoral system and the maladies of its government. Timely, as negotiations begin, and timely because of the contrast with this week's Torah reading, Shoftim.
Martyn Indyk and Moral EquivalencyHow much hard work and stamina, how much self-sacrifice and heroism, are required in each generation to defend civilization against its enemies.
We Free SpiritsThe conventional wisdom of Israeli politicians and their academic advisers is off the mark, says this writer.
Needed: A "Voice of America" Aimed at IslamWith internet available worldwide, the U.S. could overcome Islamists through the media, but for that, it needs confident leadership that believes in Western human rights and values.
Obamagnosis: A Sickness that May be FatalObama’s victory in the 2008 presidential election should be understood as an "electoral" victory of the cynical doctrine of moral relativism over its opponent, the universalism of the Declaration of Independence.
The Perils of Semantic SubversionAn example of sematic subversion: By making peace and territory interchangeable, the language of "peace" can be used as an instrument of war.
Conspiracy? Cowardice? What Is Going On in Israel?The writer suggests what may be up Netanyahu's sleeve in his choice of a coalition partner - and the process by which the courts might aid his plans, through an analysis of an interview with Knesset Speaker MK Reuven Rivlin.
Sisyphus in IsraelIt seems that Jews, like Sisyphus, are condemned to roll up the immense boulder of Islam’s fourteen-century hatred of Jews.
Obama, the Honest BrokerAmerican statesmen who pose as 'honest brokers' in the Israel-Palestinian conflict are perpetrating this myth to advance their own interests—under the façade of another myth, the “peace process".
The PIE Syndrome of Israel's LeadersThe PIE Syndrome is rooted in the simplistic idea that Israel’s problems can be overcome by politics in general and by "Correct Political Analysis" in particular.
Public OpinionWhat, exactly, is that "public opinion" that every poll claims to know? Prof. Eidelberg explains.
Israel is a Relgious NationalityAll peoples are “inventions”, whatever their ethnic or national identity. All are creations of the finite and fallible will of men except for the Chosen People.
The Light of Mankind and the Covenant of DeathIf Israel’s leaders feared God (instead of Washington) they would not have made a covenant of death with the sworn enemies of the Jewish people - which is now coming apart as Hamas and the PLO come together.
The Gingrich Expose-Why Did it Wait for a US Lawmaker?Israeli leaders have simply lacked the wit and courage to tell the truth about the invented Palestinian people. How many Jewish men, women, and children have suffered and perished as a result of the failure of Israeli leaders to tell this truth?
Why Israel isn't Winning the War Moral relativism and "purity of arms are not the way to combat Islamic taqiyya and were not the way Nazi Germany was defeated. The West once knew that.
Diagnosis of a Mental DisorderDemocracy has replaced Zionism as the only justification for the State of Israel to its ruling elites and this has profound but hitherto unexplored psychological consequences.
Kill For Peace, Part ILike the US, Israel plays by rules, some encoded in its own laws, in international laws, others in long-established customs, which are part of the West’s collective consciousness. But Israel’s enemies don’t give a damn about our laws and customs.
The Knesset for DummiesHow can MK's be elected on one platform and then blithely support diametrically opposed policies? That's because Israelis vote for parties, not candidates, leading to no individual voter accountability.
'Realism'The new 'realism' means no end to the conflict.
Dear VotersGive me a few courageous Jews in the Knesset.
WarSelf-restraint as a principle of war is absurd.