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Israel’s Security: Hardly Rosy, but Never Better

July 16, 2019

To size up the technical aspects of writing my inFOCUS article, I looked at Marian Tupy’s “Things Are Getting Better – So Why Are We So Gloomy?” [Spring 2019] I quickly realized that the substance of his excellent article set the basis for an article on Israel’s security, even though Israel is never mentioned by […]

U.S.-Israel Security Cooperation: The Unpublicized Mutual Benefits

June 12, 2019

Three canards often invoked to criticize or even oppose close U.S.-Israel security cooperation are: Good relations with Israel preclude such ties with Arab countries; America bears the burden of defending the Jewish state; and Israel uses U.S aid to oppress the Palestinian Arabs. Not only are none of the above beliefs true, in each case […]

Two Palestines

January 30, 2009

Hamas vs. Fatah: The Struggle for PalestineBy Jonathan SchanzerPalgrave-MacMillan In a world where making peace with the Palestinians is the bon ton of international society, it is important to address the question of exactly which Palestinians, policymaking elites from US President Barack Obama downward and the Europeans eastward are talking about. Jonathan Schanzer’s account of […]

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