Amb. Alan Baker

Open Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

Re: Israel as the Nation State of the Jewish People., 3/31/2014, 1:39 PM

Manipulating History for Political Purposes: Narratives

Aside from the topical and pragmatic issues on the negotiating table between Israel and the Palestinians – there is a far deeper discussion that is not taking place in the negotiating room but in the international arena. , 3/24/2014, 11:49 AM

Arafat and Recognizing the Jewish State

On March 13, John Kerry told Congress that he views Israel’s requirement of recognition as the nation state of the Jewish People “as a mistake.” He added that Yasser Arafat “confirmed that he agreed it would be a Jewish state” in 1988 and in 2004. , 3/19/2014, 10:44 AM

Ten Basic Points: Israel’s Rights to Judea and Samaria

In contrast to John Kerry's remarks, Israel has legitimate legal rights to Judea and Samaria, as summarized below., 11/6/2013, 6:15 PM

Ground Rules for Gaza Flotillas

What to do about the ostensibly humanitarian provocation planned for the near future. , 6/5/2011, 2:07 PM