Word on the Street: The President's Decision

April 28th, 2016

We know from media reports that the Obama administration has a key decision to make in its final nine months: Take meaningful action that advances the resolution of the conflict and leave behind a legacy that the President’s successor can build on, or step back and refrain from acting while the situation on the ground gets steadily worse? Read More...

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Word on the Street: A Groundbreaking Moment

April 17th, 2016

Something incredible happened at Thursday's Democratic debate: a substantive political discussion on Israel and the Palestinians Read More...

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Word on the Street: Defending Decency

March 27th, 2016

When Israel labels all Palestinians as enemies; when Palestinians label all Israeli Jews as occupiers, colonialists and oppressors; and when Trump and Cruz label all Muslims as potential terrorists, they are all doing the same thing. They are all scapegoating an entire community, religion or nation with one broad brush and giving their own supporters someone to hate. Hating others will not solve anyone’s problems. It will only create new ones. Read More...

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Word on the Street: Responding to the Death Knell for the Two-State Solution

February 15th, 2016

Those of us who believe that the path charted by the Israeli far right is in part the cause of Israel’s growing insecurity must present an alternative vision rooted in hope, optimism and a belief that it is still possible to remake the world as it is into the world as it should be. Read More...

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