On Terrorism, Israeli Politics and National Suicide

    I wanted to wait a week before writing about this topic because of how high emotions were following Gilad Shalit’s release. For those that are not aware, Israel recently agreed to release 1,027 Palestinians militants in exchange for one Israeli soldier that had been kidnapped 5 years earlier.  Those released militants were responsible for countless acts of terrorism and several have already vowed to commit | Read More »

    Living Next Door to a Serial Killer

    Israel has won a huge military victory in a defensive war against the radical Islamist Hamas group which rules the Gaza Strip. So what does Israel want? Its first choice would be a moderate movement running the Gaza Strip which would negotiate a deal for a Palestinian state living in peace alongside Israel, resettling refugees there, and being a prosperous, stable state. All Israel desires | Read More »