David Isaac

Israel's Myopia

Unfortunately for those condemned to die, they do not yet have a face. If we did, their parents would establish a tent in front of the prime minister’s residence the way the Shalit's did., 10/19/2011, 2:08 PM

The Most Popular Shimon Peres

Peres' rating as the most popular Israeli in a poll makes this writer wonder whether his Latin teacher was right., 4/28/2011, 7:46 AM

Disproportionate Restraint

If Israel is guilty of anything, it’s of disproportionate restraint., 3/23/2011, 9:17 AM

Egypt: The Hollow Peace

Shmuel Katz never believed that there was peace with Egypt. His words resound as the Egyptian situation worsens., 2/3/2011, 9:13 PM

A Mess of Pottage

Then Jacob gave Esau bread and pottage of lentils; and he did eat and drink, and rose up, and went his way: thus Esau despised his birthright.” — Genesis 25:34, 11/22/2010, 2:58 PM

Israel Wants to be the Good Guy

Israel’s ability to prove that its pursuit of peace is genuine is irrelevant to the West’s calculations. Western policy is “in fact governed by the principle of not ‘infuriating the Arabs,’ of appeasing and fawning upon them...", 10/25/2010, 8:27 AM

Netanyahu, Heed Thyself!

Underground leader, member of the first Knesset, publisher, historian, biographer, essayist, Shmuel Katz, was one of the most trenchant political thinkers Israel has produced. The author brings Katz's views on security guarantees., 9/24/2010, 8:15 AM

Kissinger’s Guilt

"It is painful to think that someone who fled Nazi persecution as a young boy in 1938 should do so much damage to the Jewish State." , 8/1/2010, 2:37 PM

Obama's Conversion to Zionism

Shmuel Katz diden't trust Casper Weinberger's sudden about face during Begin's term and he was right. The writer suggests taking a hard look at Obama., 7/10/2010, 10:04 PM