Latest from Gershom Gorenberg

For many years, I could describe Israel as a flawed but functioning democracy. The Netanyahu government is expanding the flaws and shrinking the democracy.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Even before Trump, reticence about criticizing Israel was weakening among Democratic politicians, and among liberal American Jews. Netanyahu is accelerating the trend.

  • Jul 31, 2018

A new bill fits into a long campaign against groups aiming to inform Israelis about what their government is doing in the occupied territories.

  • Jun 20, 2018

The army can't solve the underlying political problem of Gaza. And Israel's current leaders have no answers.

  • May 16, 2018

Benjamin Netanyahu and his allies want to break the power of Israel's Supreme Court.

  • Apr 25, 2018

The master bluffer goes for broke.

  • Feb 15, 2018

U.S. Jewish groups need to speak up more loudly against Israel's move to expel refugees.

  • Jan 29, 2018

Will the right stay with Israel's prime minister?

  • Dec 27, 2017

Trump couldn't care less about the real city of Jerusalem.

  • Dec 6, 2017
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