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Israel's center-left needs the ultra-Orthodox
Wednesday, Jun. 28, 2017 | Akiva Eldar, Columnist
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to suspend the plan for a Western Wall pluralistic prayer space must be condemned, but harnessing the ultra-Orthodox into efforts to topple Netanyahu is more important.
Gaza residents abandoned by Hamas, Abbas and Israel
Thursday, Jun. 22, 2017 | Akiva Eldar, Columnist
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu share the shameful responsibility of leaving innocent Gaza residents practically without electricity.
Learning the language of occupation
Thursday, Jun. 8, 2017 | Akiva Eldar, Columnist
The terms used by Israeli politicians and settlers to describe Israeli rule of the West Bank perpetuates the occupation, brainwashes Israelis and ignores Palestinian suffering.
Israel silent on massive US-Saudi arms deal
Thursday, Jun. 1, 2017 | Akiva Eldar, Columnist
Israel, which prides itself on being the world’s biggest enemy of terrorism, accepted with equanimity the massive US arms deal with Saudi Arabia.