Category: The Jerusalem Post

The capital importance of E-1

Mar 23, 2017

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Building 50,000 homes on Jerusalem’s eastern edge is critical for the future of the city and for Israel’s security.

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Lessons for Jason

Mar 16, 2017

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President Trump’s envoy Jason Greenblatt should avoid previous peace process delusions and blunders.

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A familiar Purim tale

Mar 9, 2017

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Never before had an Orthodox Jew been so close to the seat of power through family connections… Mordechai brought some order into palace decision-making, limited the King’s drinking and texting, and overall helped Achashverosh become a great King.

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Purim drink and diplomacy

Mar 3, 2017

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Even if he does nothing else, US President Donald Trump already has helped Israel regain a significant degree of defensive strength by rejecting ‘daylight’ as strategic policy, and instead warmly embracing Prime Minister Netanyahu as an intimate ally. This is good enough reason to raise a glass of wine and toast Israel’s improved diplomatic fortunes.

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Deep-think, for a change

Feb 23, 2017

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A roundup of recent deep-think articles on reforming American politics and rebuilding American power, confronting Islamism and checking resurgent China, and tapping into Biblical teachings as the source for a renewed Western freedom agenda.

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Pointing beyond ourselves

Feb 10, 2017

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Israel must celebrate more than its material achievements, and bear witness to something grander than the natural order.

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Israeli democracy is not at risk

Feb 2, 2017

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Beware a doomsday discourse about depredations in Israel’s democratic moorings. Israel is far more hale and hearty than some of its detractors would have you believe.

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Re-isolate Iran now

Jan 26, 2017

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Trump and Netanyahu must together craft a strategy to combat the malign influence and hegemonic ambitions of the mullahs.

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But at least he won the Nobel Peace Prize

Jan 19, 2017

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The final, dismal scorecard that Obama is turning in today wouldn’t win him a local cookie-baking award from the Girl Scouts of America, never mind a global peace prize.

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Will Trump take on Tehran?

Jan 12, 2017

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How will he enforce or renegotiate the nuclear deal, confront Iran’s expansionism, and work with Russia simultaneously?

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