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  • To heal divisions among the Jewish people, divide the land

    (JTA) — “If there is something that deprives me of sleep it is the fissures in Israeli society,” former Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon declared, just after he resigned in May. That same day Ehud Barak, who preceded Yaalon as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s defense minister from 2009 to 2013, accused Netanyahu of embracing a “divide…

  • Op-Ed: Steps Israel should take to control its destiny

    Israel must take control of its destiny by taking constructive unilateral measures to ensure its future as a democratic Jewish state secure in its borders, writes Israel’s co-chief negotiator with the Palestinians in the early 2000s.