Joel Bainerman has been writing about Israeli and Middle East economic and political subjects since he immigrated to Israel in 1983. His published independent research covers a wide array of topics on Israel and the Middle East conflict.
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David Epstein 35 years in community organization work in the US and Israel. Independent consultant to unique and interesting non-profit organizations. He works with a variety of fascinating people helping...
The Oct 03 op-ed by Ruth Gavison
in Haaretz, that was followed by your editorial of Oct 05 in the run up
anticipated Annapolis conference, both express the lack of an
understanding of the basic fault line concerning the terms of the
conflict between us, the...
For more please go to ISRAEL SEENWe all need to find our voice and share it with all who will listen. I have been reading and listening to a variety of commentaries about the future of my home, Israel. They all take on the different flavor of the moment and form a...
Yoram interviews Jewish Israelis, Christian and Moslem Arabs from Israel and the West Bank participating in the Sulha event. Also, great music and chanting in Arabic, Hebrew and English featuring Yair Delal.
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Journalist Tom Segev who has a regular Friday column in the Haaretz
newspaper Friday Magazine wrote recently in a sarcastic tone about the
request by the IDF Spokesperson Office for the complete footage shot on
October 1 2000 of the killing of the child Mohammed Al-Dura at...
Elkayam was the spokesperson in the 1980’s for “East for Peace movement: the
Sephardi peace movement. She is writing her PHD dissertation and is a poet.
Shelly researcher in Kabbalah studies at Bar Ilan University in Tel Aviv in the
Chevra, today, Erev Yom Kippur is another one of those days when Ire-realize why I live here.The other two special days are in the spring; Yom HaZikeron La Shoa v'LaGvura and a week later Yom HaZikaron L' Challai Tzhal, Memorial Dayfor/of the Shoa (Holocaust) &...
Yoram takes us on a walking tour on the grounds of the Latrun Monastery
interviewing a variety of participants at the event. You can view the
photos from the event in our gallery. To listen to the podcast please go to ISRAEL SEEN
We are entering the year 5768 on the Jewish calendar. The past year
has been another troubled and disturbing period in human history. In
the Jewish world topics of importance seems to have been Israel,
assimilation, anti-Semitism, Iraq war and Iran.
In Israel major...
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I was very pleased to find in Haaretz, the two opinion articles dealing with the subject of trading territory in Israel populated by Arab citizens of Israel, for the land on which there are large Israeli settlements that lie...
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With the intense focus on a nuclearized Middle-East propelled by developments and threats by Iran aimed at Israel, it seems to me that at this point it would be in Israel’s interest to consider foregoing its development,...
I would like to take this opportunity to share with you all, a two
part exploration of the viability of nuclear weapons in our region of
Several years ago the Jewish people and the State of Israel were the
subjects of the ultimate blood libel. We were accused...
Pictures from the Sulha gathering at Latrun 2007
On the way to the Sulha is a yearly event where Israelis and Arabs get together in an atmosphere of reconciliation. This year’s gathering took place at...