Jan 23, 2015
The decision to open an investigation against Israel at this time will harm prospects for a peaceful resolution of the conflict , harming the credibility of the ICC. It is a serious mistake and should be rescinded.
Jan 12, 2015
When the name Brandeis is in the news, associated with vocal faculty or students who express anti-Israel bigotry, it comes as a shock to many. Some mistake the individual views of some faculty and students with the institutional views of the university.
Dec 27, 2014
As I watched the funeral of New York City police officer Rafael Ramos who was ambushed along with fellow officer, Wenjian Liu, I could not help thinking of the following horrible words tweeted by a bigoted Brandeis University student on the day the officers were murdered.
Dec 26, 2014
We live in an age in which censoring material that is deemed offensive by some is becoming widely accepted, especially among young people on the left.
Dec 18, 2014
Sodastream has been forced to move its factory to an area in Israel where few, if any, Arabs can be employed. This is not a victory for human rights. It is a victory for human wrongs.
Nov 10, 2014
Last month the Columbia chapter of Amnesty International invited me to deliver a talk on human rights in the Middle East. I accepted the invitation, anxious to present a balanced view on human rights, focusing on the Israeli-Arab-Palestinian issue.
Oct 30, 2014
Ed Miliband, who is the leader of Great Britain's Labour Party, wants to become Prime Minister following the next general election.But recent statements he has made about Israel's incursion into Gaza raise serious questions about his capacity to govern, and especially...
Oct 21, 2014
I went to the Met to see and hear John Adams’ controversial opera, "The Death of Klinghoffer," and to see and hear what those protesting the Met’s judgment in presenting the opera had to say.