Calm and Collected: Washington insiders reflect on Benny Gantz’s tenure in D.C.

Monday, March 11, 2019

By Laura Kelly and Jacob Kornbluh Before Benny Gantz entered the tumultuous waters of Israeli politics, he arrived in Washington D.C., to serve as Israel’s military attache from…

Read More

Benny Gantz steps forward, speaks up

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

On Tuesday, former IDF chief Benny Gantz launched his bid to replace PM Benjamin Netanyahu. In a live, televised speech, Gantz described himself as neither on the right nor the left politically. He…

Read More

Israeli Consul General makes a scene and statement at gala

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

In the middle of a speech from the president of an Israeli institution, Israel’s Consul General in New York, Dani Dayan, rose from his front row seat and,…

Read More

Michael Oren on his future

Thursday, January 17, 2019

PODCAST PLAYBACK — Outgoing MK Michael Oren discussed why he isn’t running in the April elections and what’s next for him on the Jewish Journal’s Two Nice Jewish Boys podcast…

Read More

Mandelblit to announce Bibi indictment decision before April

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

 Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit is likely to announce a decision on Netanyahu’s indictment before April: “Former senior members of the legal system have told Attorney General Avichai Mendelblit he…

Read More

Kushner says not every side will love peace plan

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

On Monday night, Jared Kushner discussed the Middle East peace process with Sean Hannity in an interview on Fox News. In the interview, Kushner seemed to indicate that…

Read More

Middle East experts won’t convene in 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

For the past 13 years, come December in DC this invite-only gathering of top Jewish and Middle East leaders has been the hottest ticket in town. Held a…

Read More

Profile: Tzipi Livni Has a Vision for Israel

Friday, November 16, 2018

Ten years ago, Tzipi Livni failed in her bid to become the second woman to serve as Prime Minister of Israel since Golda Meir. In 2015, she formed…

Read More

New York lawmakers evacuated after Palestinian protesters storm building in Ramallah

Thursday, February 22, 2018

A New York State Assembly delegation, on a mission to Israel this week, came under attack by Palestinian protesters while visiting Ramallah on Thursday. The group was mistakenly…

Read More

Kafe Knesset for December 18

Monday, December 18, 2017

Hate to say I told you so: Right-wing Twitter broke out in calls of “I told you so” this morning following the Politico story on Obama, Hezbollah and…

Read More