While Benjamin Netanyahu complains about the Iran nuclear deal, J.J. Goldberg writes that Israel’s military decision makers are far more worried about other more realistic threats.
Social media has been filled with outcry about recent all-male panels. The Jewish community should be pioneering gender equality, not lagging shamefully behind, writes Matt Plen.
Breaking the Silence deserves credit for exposing the Israeli public to accounts of how soldiers acted during the Gaza war. But Haim Watzman says it gets us no closer to determining whether the IDF violated the laws of war.
When rabbis talk about Israel they tend to do so in a political way. But taking a page from Rav Abraham Isaac Kook, David Ackerman thinks it’s time for rabbis to talk about Israel from a theological perspective.