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The Disengagement from Gaza: Understanding the Ideological Background

It took only several days to expel more than 9,000 Israelis from their homes. Read More »

The Arab Attitude toward Israel’s 2005 Unilateral Disengagement:
A First-Hand Account from an Israeli Insider

Hamas’ 2000 election victory came after it claimed it had forced Israel out of Gaza. Read More »

The 2016 Election: Jews and Their Politics

American Jewish voting behavior explained in 12 principles Read More »

The Iranian Penetration of Iraqi Kurdistan

The West could push the Kurds into Tehran’s arms Read More »

Explaining the Islamic State Phenomenon

ISIS rules today over a swath of land bigger than the United Kingdom, with almost 10 million people. Read More »

Iranian Terror and Argentinian Justice: The Case of Alberto Nisman, the Prosecutor Who Knew Too Much

Alberto Nisman was a genuine hero and a brilliant idealist who believed that forces of law can defeat terrorism. Read More »

The Psychology of “Lone Wolf” Palestinian Arab Violence: The Interaction between Religious, Cultural and Political-National Motives

The material and social support provided by the PA and the cultural support of Palestinian society help sustain “lone wolf” attacks Read More »

The Moral Relativism of the United Nations

UN member states, led by the Arab bloc, apply a radically different moral standard to Israel Read More »

Iranian-Saudi Relations before the Abyss

An ancient cold war turns hot Read More »

Haj Amin al-Husseini, the Nazis and the Holocaust:
The Origins, Nature and Aftereffects of Collaboration

Husseini played a central role in shaping the anti-Semetic political tradition of Islamism. Read More »

Who Were the Palestinians Killed in Attacks during October 2015?

Behind Hamas’ anonymous numbers: Names of terrorist attackers Read More »

Terror Is Terror Is Terror

The US approach to terror is unfocused, selective and indulgent Read More »

Are There Any Moderate Rebels in Syria?

The events and shifts in Syria mean there are few moderates Read More »

Luxury Alongside Poverty in the Palestinian Authority

Alongside the slums of the old refugee camps, a parallel Palestinian society is emerging. Read More »

Palestinian Incitement to Violence and Terror:
Nothing New, But Still Dangerous

Palestinian Leaders’ Incitement Undermines their Sincerity as Negotiators Read More »