Gideon Levy: Obama is Israel's True Friend

Barack Obama: Israel’s true friend Gideon Levy Open Democracy Gideon Levy is a journalist with the Israeli newspaper, Ha’aretz The United States president’s meeting with Israel’s prime minister offers Israel a future it must grasp, says Gideon...

Gideon Levy: Obama is Israel's True Friend

Barack Obama: Israel’s true friend Gideon Levy Open Democracy Gideon Levy is a journalist with the Israeli newspaper, Ha’aretz The United States president’s meeting with Israel’s prime minister offers Israel a future it must grasp, says Gideon...

Desconstructing the debate over antisemitism

The Hermeneutics of Antisemitism by Keith Kahn Harris in the UK Jounal New Jewish Thought is well worth a read.  The title may sound obscure, but the analysis of the way that the debate over anitsemitism is played out is not.  ...

Decode Jerusalem

Decode Jerusalem is a free independent alternative travel guide to East Jerusalem. It invites you to stroll around places that are hardly mentioned in conventional travel guides and aims at letting you discover some crucial aspects that the Israeli occupation, going...

Decode Jerusalem

Decode Jerusalem is a free independent alternative travel guide to East Jerusalem. It invites you to stroll around places that are hardly mentioned in conventional travel guides and aims at letting you discover some crucial aspects that the Israeli occupation, going...

A Puzzling Report from the Anti-Defamation Commission

This was published as an opinion piece in the Australian Jewish News (2 April 2009) The AJDS is puzzled that the Australian Jewish News (26 March 2009) regards as front-page news an Anti-Defamation Commission report by Dr Phillip Mendes about events that took place...

Undermining the Progressive Left

This is  my personal take on Philip Mendes’ recent report for the Anti-Defamation Commission of Bnai Brith. Not only is it an attack on intercommunal dialogue, but a not-so-subtle attempt to discredit the AJDS and the Palestinian intellectual class (who...