Category: Current Commentry

Al Gore and Al Jazeera-by Jonathan Tobin

January 8th, 2013
Jonathan S. Tobin | @tobincommentary 01.04.2013 - 10:15 AM The sale of Al Gore's Current TV to Al Jazeera is apparently more than just a business deal in which the world's most prominent critic of fossil fuels made a fortune with an oil-rich emirate.… more »

Answer to a Doubter

December 3rd, 2012
Answer to a doubter: It is simple: As the US and its administration needs to think about its own needs, so does Israel, or any other country. Netanyahu's responsibility is to satisfy his coalition, that is the way political democracy works. And he… more »

Did President Bush bring on the Gaza wars?

November 22nd, 2012
Every recent American President prolonged the Arab Israeli conflict by forcing Israel to act against its own best interest. They have very strong leverage and use it to weakened Israel and thus prolong the tragedy there. With a weakened Israel, the Arab… more »

Should Israel start a ground war in Gaza?

November 20th, 2012
  Some asked me if Israel realizes how bad a ground war in Gaza can be.   Yes, it does.   No one wants a ground war, or any war. It is always horrible and kills innocent people. And even the death of soldiers has a lot of innocent suffering- rememb… more »

The positive sides of the rockets from Gaza

November 17th, 2012
Of course we want all Israeli citizens to be safe and free to lead their lives in security. However, there are some positive points to these continuous attacks, despite the sadness of deaths of Israeli citizens, the suffering, the destructions, economic… more »