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There is a famous quote, often attributed to George Orwell, which says that in times of universal
Serving in the Israeli army as a foreign volunteer.
J. A. Bernstein
“Reports of the demise of Israeli-U.S. relations are not only premature, they’re just wrong.” It is hard to disagree.
Can Israel be both Jewish and democratic?
On July 19 I joined a licensed march in Haifa against the Gaza war.
History has shown time and again that it is not possible to dehumanize an enemy while treating their cousins, aunts, and uncles with respect.
If Hamas uses civilian shields, is the IDF responsible for their deaths?
On the militarization of Jewish supremacism in Israel.
Many more Palestinians have been killed in Gaza than Israelis. Is this, on its own, justified?
F. M. Kamm
Revisit these pieces from the BR archive on the region's prospects for peace.
The Church is taking charge of the role its own funds play in enabling the criminality of Israel.
If the burdens placed on Iran are small, so are the benefits it receives.
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