The Red Carpet Syndrome

“I’m really smart. I’m talented. I work hard. Heck, I’m graduating from Harvard. So why isn’t the world making way?” Those were my thoughts nearly twenty years ago as I prepared to embark on my life as a Harvard graduate.…

The Essence of Peace – Published in Die Zeit

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Chancellor Angela Merkel and her entire government are coming to Israel as great friends of the State of Israel and its people. The talks between the two governments will take place in anticipation of US Secretary of State John Kerry’s…

An Open Left? – By Nathan Jeffay, The Forward

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In recent years, the Israeli left has argued strongly for freedom of expression and open debate, often in the face of calls from the right for the silencing of such-and-such an NGO, conference, or political event. But it seems that…