Tag Archives: democracy

Je ne suis pas Charlie

I oppose death penalty, and I don’t really care who is to be executed: A newspaper cartoonist or the Boston Strangler or a mother and a baby in Gaza or a settler in the occupied territories or a young man … Continue reading

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They are afraid

It cannot be that those who broke into the bilingual school in Jerusalem the other night and torched books, thought that they were committing a crime. Come on, churches and mosques are being burned there, in the Holy Land, day … Continue reading

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I don’t feel like

They tell me that I have to condemn the killing of the worshipers in the synagogue in Har Nof, Jerusalem and they tell me I must condemn those who carried out the killing and they tell me that those who … Continue reading

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Nobel peace laureate

After the President of the United States began bombing the seventh country since he received the Nobel Peace Prize. After President Barack Obama bombs Syria, and before that Afghanistan, and Pakistan, and Yemen, and Somalia, and Libya, and Iraq – … Continue reading

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An update in three hundred and fifty words

The purpose of operation Shuvu Achim (Return the brothers) was not to bring back home the three yeshiva students who were killed in the West Bank, but rather to bring as many Hamas members back behind bars. And the goal … Continue reading

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And they don’t even know they are

A man is standing in the city plaza, holding a sign in his hand and the sign reads “עם אחד, מדינה אחת, מנהיג אחד” (One People, One State, One Leader), and the man does not know the origin of that … Continue reading

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She has the right to burn the flag, if she wants to

MK (Member of Knesset) Haneen Zoabi is now under investigation for suspicion of incitement. Really. The Attorney General of the State of Israel ordered yesterday a criminal investigation against MK Haneen Zoabi who faced unbridled incitement by those who are … Continue reading

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