Palestinian informers like M. are Israel's secret weapon. But they will never have a homeland on either side.
The New York Times Magazine
A rightwing extremist holds the balance of power in Israel. He compares himself to Churchill - and to a brutal Russian czar
The Israeli-Arab war of 1948 transformed the Middle East. One historian has transformed our understanding of it.
The New York Review of Books
We need a different way to think about Israeli-Palestinian peace. It starts with the holy city.
She was unquestionably Jewish - until she tried to get married in Israel. Then she needed a rabbi-detective.
Can Israel's ultra-Orthodox community end its years in the desert and enter Israeli society? Can it survive any other way?
I spent 5 years in court to get the report. Much as I knew already, it still stunned me.
The American Prospect
Now might be the perfect time for Israelis to debate how much their government spends to support the settlements. Except nobody knows.
A 'secular fundamentalist," Abu Nidal was the archetypical terrorist, a believer in violence as its own religion.