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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

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Trauma, Time, and the ‘Singular Plural’

The Israeli Television Series Fauda

Nurith Gertz and Raz Yosef

In April 2016, the wife of Bezalel Smotrich, a Knesset member from the right-wing Jewish Home (HaBayit HaYehudi) party, gave birth to a son. The husband requested that during her birth and recovery, his wife not be assigned to share a room with an

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Udi Sommer

general in attendance. The frenzy involved Israeli diplomats in the UN and media appearances by top Cabinet members (particularly those whose portfolios were at stake, such as the minister of justice) as well as Knesset legislators. The advisory opinion

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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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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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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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Brian Yothers, Gillian Dooley, Guy Galazka, Peter Weisensel, Jackie Coon, Magdalena Banaszkiewicz, and David Cashman

institutions, such as the Knesset (Israel’s House of Representatives), appropriate to a true capital city, along with concert halls, libraries, and museums (chief among them the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial). Thus, West Jerusalem was able to draw a steady and

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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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4VW8cMNe_U (accessed 26 June 2017). references Aderet , Ofer

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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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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