Browsing Tag democracy

Time is Ripe for Israel to Export Democracy

The idea of Israel exporting democracy to its Arab neighbors always seemed like a far-fetched idea for this jaded blogger. But the time is ripe for David Suissa’s hopeful 22-State Solution: Israel...

February 17, 2011 14:02 By :

February 15 Links

• NATO to Israel’s rescue? As far as Israel is concerned, there is now a general agreement that in the temporary — or permanent — absence of Egypt as a regional strategic partner, there...

February 15, 2011 16:26 By :

Israel: Gaddafi’s Distraction of Choice

This says it all.  While his people gear up this week’s Libyan Day of Rage, strongman Muammar Gaddafi is also prepping — by trying to distract everyone with the Palestinian problem. Gaddafi...

February 14, 2011 14:07 By :

Dear Egypt . . .

Dear Egypt, Congratulations on your new day. “People power” swept away Hosni Mubarak’s 30 years of autocracy and repression. You ousted the regime without jihad, without “martyrdom...

February 13, 2011 9:23 By :

Neocons Split With Israel Over Egypt

No kidding. Neocons Split With Israel Over Egypt. Which camp are you in?

February 2, 2011 17:10 By :

February 1 Morning Links

• Of all the articles I’ve read about the Israeli take on Egypt, Benjamin Kerstein resonates the most. Otherwise, Reuters describes what’s at stake with just the facts. • Is Roger Cohen...

February 1, 2011 10:51 By :

Scorning the Island of Democracy

Commentators make outlandish comparisons of democratic Israel to the world's worst dictatorial despots.

November 7, 2002 12:00 By :

Readers Letters to the Guardian

HonestReporting e-mails continue to pour into the British Guardian — attacking their lack of journalistic credibility for failing to respond to our rational critique.

February 26, 2001 12:00 By :

Challenging Israel’s Democratic Process

Following last week's election of Ariel Sharon in Israel, several journalists called into question the legitimacy of Israel's democratic process.

February 16, 2001 12:00 By :