A New Beginning – or just more of the same?

Obama’s historic speech deserves to be watched in full by all – it pulls no punches but does break many previous taboos or no-go zones – this is especially so for Jews who uncritically support the State of Israel.It is clear now – as it always...

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...