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Iran Deal redux: “Reviving the JCPOA will ensure either the emergence of a nuclear Iran or a desperate war to stop it”

THE ATLANTIC The Case Against the Iran Deal by Michael Oren and Yossi Klein Halevi January 21, 2021 …Why, then, aren’t Israelis and Arabs—those with the most to lose from Iranian nuclearization—also demanding a return to the JCPOA? Why aren’t … Continue reading

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Yossi Klein Halevi: “In this pandemic, the nation’s citizens face a crisis that is finally bringing us together”

THE ATLANTIC Israel’s Arab Moment by Yossi Klein Halevi April 30, 2020 …Israeli media regularly feature stories of Arab-Jewish intimacy in the quarantine wards. The newspaper Yediot Aharonot published a four-page photo essay of Arab and Jewish nurses—the first time in … Continue reading

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“Yossi Klein Halevi wrote a book of ‘Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor.’ Here’s what happened when Mohammed Dajani, a hardliner who later took his students to Auschwitz, wrote back”

TIMES OF ISRAEL When an ex-Fatah Palestinian ‘neighbor’ took up a Zionist author’s challenge by David Horovitz June 12, 2019 …Now, a year later, the paperback edition of “Letters” is being published and, lo and behold, it includes an epilogue … Continue reading

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“Halevi said that while “criticism of Israel is not anti-Semitism, criticism of Israel’s existence, denying Israel the right to exist, calling Israel the ‘Zionist entity’ – that is anti-Semitism.””

FREE BEACON Author: Criticizing Israel’s Existence, Denying Its Right to Exist Is Modern Anti-Semitism by Staff November 16, 2018 Israeli author Yossi Klein Halevi, speaking at DePaul Law School in Chicago, responded to a question about the ethics of “humanizing” … Continue reading

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“I felt the time had come for someone on the Israeli side to try to explain our story to our neighbours, to tell a story about who we are”

FATHOM This is a conflict over narratives. Israel needs to tell ours to Palestinians. by Yossi Klein Halevi October 2018 …The book also came out of the realisation that the other side doesn’t know our story. The Palestinian media and school … Continue reading

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“The Palestinian national movement denies Israel’s legitimacy, and Israel in turn denies the Palestinians’ national sovereignty. A new book insists on accommodating both”

NATIONAL REVIEW Both Sides Now: A Review of Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor by Brian Stewart July 7, 2018 …Yossi Klein Halevi is the author of the new book Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor. In it, he offers a heartfelt … Continue reading

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“Yossi Klein Halevi’s ‘Letters to a Palestinian Neighbor’ may not reach its intended audience, but it may well have another closer to home”

TABLET MAG Return to Sender by Liel Leibovitz May 4, 2018 The title of Yossi Klein Halevi’s new book gives you some idea about its intended reader. It is Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor, and while the recipient of Halevi’s moving … Continue reading

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Our Jewish Presidents, past and present

TIMES OF ISRAEL Obama, Trump and the dangers of a ‘Jewish’ president by Yossi Klein Halevi January 17, 2017 …A recent op-ed on the Fox News website predicted that Donald Trump would so vigorously defend Jewish interests that he may well become … Continue reading

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#BDS “perpetuates the lie that Israel is solely or even primarily to blame for the absence of a Palestinian state”

LOS ANGELES TIMES Why the anti-Israel boycott movement is an immoral threat to peace by Yossi Klein Halevi June 29, 2016 As the Middle East devours itself, leaving behind the worst human devastation since World War II, an international movement seeks … Continue reading

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“Faced with a new Palestinian uprising, Israelis have shelved the idea of a two-state solution—and have found surprising new allies in a disintegrating Middle East”

WALL STREET JOURNAL Israel’s Options in a Chaotic Middle East by Yossi Klein Halevi February 26, 2016 One recent morning, a Palestinian teenager stabbed a security guard at the light rail station minutes from my home in Jerusalem. About an … Continue reading

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