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Can Israel be a Jewish State and a Democratic State? Legalism versus Justice

Legalism versus Justice

[Prefatory Note: The book is an important contribution to an understanding of two dimensions of the Palestinian experience within the state of Israel: first, the reliance on law to ‘legalize’ discrimination, and the accompanying denial of fundamental rights that has resulted; secondly, to develop a distinct Israeli jurisprudence that seeks to legitimize ‘ethnocracy,’ yet disguise this reality by claiming that the nationality laws and regulations distinguishing Jews and non-Jews do not invalidate Israeli claims to be a democracy.]

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What the Hell?

Ariel Sharon

What the hell am I? An Israeli? A Jew? A peace activist? A Journalist? An author? An ex-combat soldier in the Israeli army? An ex-terrorist? A…?

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‘Not Enough!’

Holocaust

Many years ago, right after the fall of communism in Eastern Europe, I was asked to write a book about the events. Rachel took the photos, I wrote the text. The book, which appeared only in Hebrew, was called "Lenin Does Not Live Here Anymore".

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The Church of America

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One myth that Americans live by is the separation of church and state. Some like the idea; others hate it; but the irony is that church and state were not separated at the founding of the United States and are not separate now. In fact, they were united in the sense that the state is a church — the Church of America — and you can’t separate a thing from itself.

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The Jumping Parliament

Mike Pence

Years ago, when I was a member of the Knesset, I decided to stage a demonstration in the plenum hall.

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The Day of Shame

On bloody Monday this week, ...

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Shabbos with Zaide

The surrealism of this week’...

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Time to End Foreign Aid to Israel

Given the recent shooting of...

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My Palestinian right of return is sacred

Israelis tried to destroy and ...

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Germany’s new right wing

Since parliamentary democrac...

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Who is the vassal?

"If you want to understand t...

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