Haaretz columnist Ari Shavit wins U.S. literary prize for book on Israel

September 25th, 2013

My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel, awarded the first-ever Natan Book Award, will appear in both English and Hebrew by the end of 2013. By Maya Sela, Haaretz Haaretz columnist Ari Shavit has been feted in the United States for his book “My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel,” due […]

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The Old Peace is Dead, but a New Peace is Possible

September 25th, 2013

By Ari Shavit, New York Times HERE is the bad news: the Old Peace is dead. It was first wounded in 1994 when, a year after the Oslo accords, Israel let Yasir Arafat, the leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization, return to the West Bank, and a result was a deadly bus bombing in central […]

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Zvi Hauser tells Haaretz what Israel is doing wrong

September 25th, 2013

In an exclusive interview, the former cabinet secretary and long-time aide to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu explains why settlement evacuation is a fantasy. By Ari Shavit, Haaretz In the past few years, Zvika Hauser had a secret role: he was Tel Aviv’s ambassador to the bureau of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Amid all the Jerusalemites, […]

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