Supporting UNRWA is not only unhelpful to peace hopes, but a mis-allocation of funds when Ukraine’s refugees are sorely in need (Image: Shutterstock)
A Biden error on refugees
US President Joe Biden earned deserved modest praise...
Boris is going, but in policy terms, will his departure really make a difference? (Image: Twitter)
Europa Europa: Post-Brexit, Post-Boris Britain
On Feb. 1, 2020, Britain left the European...
In Israel during 2001 and 2002, everyday activities such as sitting at a café, riding a bus or walking through an outdoor market became imbued with a real sense of danger (Image: Isranet)
Essay: Storm damage
For most Jews, Passover means a festive meal,...
Mohammad Seif al-Dawla: Regularly featured in Farah News (Screenshot)
Farah News: Hate springs eternal
Continuing its long and established behaviour of spreading...
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Noted and Quoted – August 2022
The semantics of “semitism”  On the ABC “Religion...
The two terrorist founders of al-Qaeda, Osama bin Laden (L) and his successor Ayman al-Zawahiri, both now brought to justice by the US
Afghanistan and Iran after the assassination of Zawahiri
On August 2, US President Joe Biden announced...
The Israel-Lebanon maritime border dispute (Map courtesy of Alma Research and Education Centre)
Hezbollah’s calculated gamble over gas rights
Israelis might not yet completely feel it, but...
For one year, Israel’s eight party “rainbow coalition” worked in surprisingly effective harmony (Image: Flickr)
Election #5 in Israel: A preview
The experiment has ended. Following one year of...
A widely-used definition of antisemitism is provoking some very unsavoury claims (Image: Twitter)
The Last Word: Defying definition
Discussions of the adoption of the International Holocaust...
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Deconstruction Zone: Forget the JCPOA, what about the NPT?
Iran has not only irreversibly shredded the 2015...
Palestinians rally in Rafah to commemorate murdered PA critic Nizar Banat, beaten to death by PA security forces in June 2021 (Photo: Anas-Mohammed, Shutterstock).
Deteriorating Palestinian human rights under PA and Hamas
08/22 #01 A couple of recent reports have...
Putin in Teheran with Iranian President Raisi: Building ties between two authoritarian, revisionist regimes (Image: Abbasi Mohammadreza/ATP/SPP/Alamy Live News)
Mr. Putin goes to Teheran
Despite spending five months baiting Ukraine’s leaders as...