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Liberal Whispers and Propaganda Fears

The American Jewish Committee and Israel’s Palestinian Minority, 1948–1966

Geoffrey P. Levin

issue. He made plans to visit Arab areas of Israel and meet with community leaders to discuss their problems. One Israeli official introduced Yagupsky to Arab Knesset members and promised to introduce him to military officials in charge of Arab areas

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Ken Stein, Yael Berda, Galia Golan, Pnina Peri, Yuval Benziman, Dalia Gavriely-Nuri, Muzna Awayed-Bishara, and Aziza Khazzoom

roles to play. Standing up to Carter was good for Israel, but perhaps not so good for the Labor Party, which lost in the May 1977 Knesset elections. After becoming prime minister again in 1992, Rabin believed, according to Rabinovich, that “making peace

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Uzi Meshulam and the ‘Mishkan Ohalim’ Affair

The Influence of Radical Ultra-Orthodoxy

Motti Inbari

/99041915.html , no longer active, accessed 19 April 1999). 21 The poll was taken between 19 and 20 June 2016 for the Knesset Channel. For further details, see (accessed 26 June 2017). references Aderet , Ofer

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Israel’s Recent Unionizing Drives

The Broader Social Context

Jonathan Preminger

established. Here, too, the Histadrut was involved, reflecting its role as an employer concerned with the strength of the ‘big committees’, 10 together with the government, which felt pressure from the Knesset and the public to legislate against strikes

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Two Patterns of Modernization

An Analysis of the Ethnic Issue in Israel

Shlomo Fischer

Sarah Shemer . 1984 . “ The Ethnic Factor in the Elections for the Tenth Knesset .” [In Hebrew.] Megamot 28 : 316 – 331 . Perlov , Amira . n.d. “ Attitude of Rabbi Mashash to Problems of Modernization and Halakha in Morocco and Algeria in the

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Rebranding Desolation

The Allure of Israel’s Desert Landscapes

Amelia Rosenberg Weinreb

preservation, and autonomy of the indigenous Bedouin population. In 2013, the Knesset passed the Prawer Plan, proposing to “‘regularize’ Bedouin settlement in the Negev,” offering “partial compensation for unresolved land ownership claims” ( McKee 2016: 183

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Turkish-Israeli Relations during the Cold War

The Myth of a Long ‘Special Relationship’

Kilic Bugra Kanat

However, before doing this, Turkey allowed the PLO to open an office in Turkey for the first time. 19 Turkish-Israeli relations soon faced another major crisis in July of the same year, when the Knesset passed a law confirming Jerusalem as the capital of

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Paula Kabalo

approached the committees, several were invited to testify before them. Apart from Arab members of the Knesset, chairs of Arab municipal authorities, and councilors from towns and villages, public representatives of more or less organized associations were

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Hebrew Dystopias

From National Catastrophes to Ecological Disasters

Netta Bar Yosef-Paz

Knesset. . Ben-Ner , Yitzhak . 1987 . The Angels Are Coming. [In Hebrew.] Jerusalem : Keter . Bet Levi , Roi . 2014 . Imagine a Mountain. [In Hebrew.] Tel Aviv : Am Oved . Booker , M. Keith

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From Jewish Sentiments to Rational Exhortations

Battle Missives in the Israel Defense Forces

Netta Galnoor

the IDF, with trust in other institutions (police, Knesset, courts of law, and political parties) lagging far behind. 6 While no military order obligates Israeli officers to write battle missives during a war, they are described in the Dictionary of