Winter 5766 / 2006, no. 23
From the Editors:Lost Generation
By David Hazony
By Ella Florsheim, Avi Shilon
Forty years later, new revelations about Israel's most famous spy.
Jews and the Challenge of Sovereignty
By Michael B. Oren
Is "Jewish state" a contradiction in terms?
Essays:I.B. Singer's Cruel Choice
By Mark Kuzmack
Fate and freedom for his characters, for himself.
Locusts, Giraffes, and the Meaning of Kashrut
By Meir Soloveichik
The most famous Jewish practice is really about love and national loyalty.
By Ran Halevi
Why can't Europeans accept Israel's security barrier? Because they don't believe in borders.
Reviewed by Anselma Dell'Olio
Paradise Now by Hany Abu-Assad
Reviewed by Joshua Ellenbogen
Regarding the Pain of Others by Susan Sontag
House of War
Reviewed by Amy K. Rosenthal
Eurabia: The Euro-Arab Axis by Bat Ye'or
Reviewed by Uzi Arad
A Land Divided: Israelis Think About Disengagement by Ari Shavit
Correspondence:Daniel Polisar vs. the Israel Democracy Institute, Shaye J.D Cohen, David A. Harris, and others
|Far Away, So CloseHow the commandments bridge the unbridgeable gap between God and man.|
|Israel and the Palestinians: A New StrategyThe former IDF chief of staff proposes a different approach to dealing with an old conflict.|
|I.B. Singer's Cruel ChoiceFate and freedom for his characters, for himself.|
|Zohan and the Quest for Jewish UtopiaAdam Sandler's hit comedy reflects a deep divide between Israeli and American Jews.|