Elections

INTO THE FRAY: In Israel & America – Choreographed coups with the law as a prop

For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column In Israel & America – Choreographed coups with the law as a prop (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray) Despite the dramatic physical, societal and political differences between Israel and the US, in both countries a very similar—and disturbing—assault on the fabric of […]

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INTO THE FRAY: Israel’s dysfunctional electorate?

For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column Israel’s dysfunctional electorate? (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray) Despite its many undoubted merits, democracy has one glaring detriment. There is never a dictator to blame for the fate that befalls the people. They alone are responsible for whatever befalls them.   It […]

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INTO THE FRAY: A strange thing happened on the way to the polling booth

For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column A strange thing happened on the way to the polling booth (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray)  Arguably, Netanyahu’s gravest strategic miscalculation was not to call elections in May 2016 rather than capitulate to Liberman’s demand to be given the Defense portfolio.  It […]

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INTO THE FRAY: Sept. 17: Will the Right snatch defeat from the jaws of victory…again?

      For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column Sept. 17: Will the Right snatch defeat from the jaws of victory…again? (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray)   The continued existence of the Left as a viable force in Israeli politics, despite the manifest failure of its political credo, […]

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INTO THE FRAY: The Bahrain Conference: Failure Foretold

For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column The Bahrain Conference: Failure Foretold (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray) The endeavor to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by economic means not only shows a grave defect in understanding its underlying causes, but inverts the causal relationship that generates & sustains it It appears […]

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