Chemi Shalev


Mitt Romney Slams 'Naive' Barack Obama at Israeli-American Council Launch

By Chemi Shalev

Mitt Romney Slams 'Naive' Barack Obama at Israeli-American Council Launch
The inaugural conference of the Israeli-American Council served as a platform for a blistering attack on President Barack Obama on Friday night, launched by his defeated rival in the 2012 elections, Republican Mitt Romney.Read More


Ultra-Orthodox Jews Protest Israeli Draft Bill in New York

By Chemi Shalev

Ultra-Orthodox Jews Protest Israeli Draft Bill in New York
Some 50,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews descended on Manhattan for a ‘Great Prayer Assembly,’ where they protested the ‘evil’ Israeli draft bill ahead of a Knesset vote.Read More


Arik Einstein, Voice of Good Old Israel, Dies at 74

By Chemi Shalev

Arik Einstein, Voice of Good Old Israel, Dies at 74
With the death of Arik Einstein, a part of Israel has passed away. A voice of Israel — the voice, for many — will sing no more, Chemi Shalev writes.Read More


Israel Stuck Between a Rocket and a Hard Place

By Chemi Shalev

The only thing separating Israel from an invasion of Gaza — a full-scale assault that its political leadership does not want to launch and its military commanders are reluctant to wage — is the notorious inaccuracy of the makeshift Qassam rocket.Read More



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