Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Major Articles of Lasting Interest

Israeli Security in
the Middle East

  War on Terror
  Saudi Arabia
  U.S. Jewry
  The Peace Process
  International Law and Israel
  The UN
  Political Role of NGOs
  Jewish Environmental Perspectives
  The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
  The Palestinians
  Arabs in Israel
  Israel's Early Diplomatic Struggles

Israel's Security in the Middle East
  • Defensible Borders for Israel - Dore Gold
  • 21st Century Threats Facing Israel - Maj. Gen. Dan Haloutz
  • Israel's Strategy after the Iraq War - Maj. Gen. Ya'akov Amidror
  • Undermining the War on Terrorism: The Role of Yasser Arafat and the Syrian Regime - Maj.-Gen. (res.) Amos Gilad
  • Russia and Iran's Nuclear Program - Uzi Arad
  • Hizballah's Threat to Regional Security - Col. (res.) Dr. Eran Lerman
  • Beyond Iraq: Missile Proliferation in the Middle East - Uzi Rubin
  • Middle East Missile Proliferation, Israeli Missile Defense, and the ABM Treaty Debate - Dore Gold

    War on Terror

  • Al-Qaeda's Intellectual Legacy: New Radical Islamic Thinking Justifying the Genocide of Infidels - Jonathan D. Halevi
  • Israel is Not the Issue: Militant Islam and America - Dore Gold
  • Combating Terrorist Financing: Where the War on Terror Intersects the Roadmap - Matthew Levitt
  • Who is Taking Credit for Attacks on the U.S. Army in Western Iraq? Al-Jama'a al-Salafiya al-Mujahida - Lt. Col. Jonathan D. Halevi

    Saudi Arabia

  • Saudi Arabia's Dubious Denials of Involvement in International Terrorism - Dore Gold
  • Washington Misled: Saudi Arabia's Financial Backing of Terrorism
  • Saudi Arabia, Stability, and International Islamic Terror - Mordechai Abir


  • Post-Holocaust and Anti-Semitism Series
  • The Academic Boycott Against Israel - Manfred Gerstenfeld
  • The Mahathir Affair: A Case Study in Mainstream Islamic Anti-Semitism - Manfred Gerstenfeld
  • Poison: The Use of Blood Libel in the War Against Israel - Raphael Israeli
  • Terrorism and Racism: The Aftermath of Durban - Anne F. Bayefsky
  • Anti-Semitism Revived: The Impact of the Intifada on Muslim Immigrant Groups in Western Democracies - Raphael Israeli
  • Wartime and Postwar Dutch Attitudes Toward the Jews: Myth and Truth - Manfred Gerstenfeld
  • Early Warning: Identifying Potentially Genocidal Political Movements - Franklin H. Littell

    U.S. Jewry

  • Are Jews Becoming Republican? Insights into Jewish Political Behavior - Steven Windmueller
  • The Israel Swing Factor: How the American Jewish Vote Influences U.S. Elections - Jeffrey S. Helmreich
  • Countervailing Trends in American Jewry: An Interview with Norman Podhoretz - Manfred Gerstenfeld
  • American Jewish Public Activity - Identity, Demography, and the Institutional Challenge - Sherry Israel
  • The Sovereign Self: Jewish Identity in Post-Modern America - Steven M. Cohen and Arnold M. Eisen
  • Religion and the Public Square: Attitudes of American Jews in Comparative Perspective - Steven M. Cohen
  • The Peace Process
  • Understanding the Breakdown of Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations - Lt. Col. Jonathan D. Halevi
  • Ten Years Since Oslo: The PLO's 'People's War' Strategy and Israel's Inadequate Response - Joel S. Fishman
  • Jerusalem in International Diplomacy - Dore Gold
  • The Geneva Accord: A Strategic Assessment - Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yaakov Amidror
  • Untenable Linkages: Tying a Cessation of Palestinian Violence to an Israeli Settlement Freeze - Dore Gold
  • Whose Fault was the Failure of Camp David? - Saul Singer
  • Was There a Missed Opportunity for Resolving the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?
  • American Evenhandedness in the Mideast Peace Process: Lessons from Camp David II and the Al-Aqsa Intifada - Saul Singer
  • Why Israel Rejects 'Observers' - Saul Singer
  • Unilateral Separation as Roadmap Insurance - Gerald M. Steinberg
  • The Broken Promise of the Democratic Peace: Israel and the Palestinian Authority - Joel S. Fishman
  • The Way to Peace Emerged at Madrid: A Decade Since the 1991 Madrid Conference - Eytan Bentsur
  • A New Paradigm for Arab-Israeli Peacemaking: A Comprehensive Regional System for Security and Cooperation - Abraham (Abrasha) Tamir
  • Armistice in Jerusalem Once Again? - Raphael Israeli

    International Law and Israel

  • Israel's Anti-Terror Fence: The World Court Case - Laurence E. Rothenberg and Abraham Bell
  • An Answer to the New Anti-Zionists: The Rights of the Jewish People to a Sovereign State in their Historic Homeland - Dore Gold and Jeff Helmreich
  • From 'Occupied Territories' to 'Disputed Territories' - Dore Gold
  • Diplomatic and Legal Aspects of the Settlement Issue - Jeffrey Helmreich
  • International Recognition of a Unilaterally Declared Palestinian State: Legal and Policy Dilemmas - Tal Becker
  • Legal Aspects of the Palestinian Refugee Question - Ruth Lapidoth
  • Baseless Comparisons: UN Security Council Resolutions on Iraq and Israel - Dore Gold


  • What Went Wrong at the BBC: A Public Monopoly Abusing Its Charter Through Bias Against Israel - Trevor Asserson
  • Journalistic License: Professional Standards in the Print Media's Coverage of Israel - Jeff Helmreich
  • Should Israel Now Send a New Message to the Arab World? - Dan Diker
  • Does the International News Media Overlook Israel's Legal Rights in the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict? - Dan Diker
  • The Influence of Palestinian Organizations on Foreign News Reporting - Dan Diker
  • Why Are Israel's Public Relations So Poor? - Dan Diker
  • Who Killed Muhammad Al-Dura? Blood Libel - Model 2000 - Amnon Lord
  • The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
  • What Exactly Does Israel Have on Yasser Arafat? - Eli Kazhdan
  • Why Arafat Went to War: The Wrong Lessons from Lebanon and Kosovo - Brig. Gen. Eival Gilady
  • The Security Fence: An Imperative for Israel - Minister Uzi Landau
  • The Israeli-Palestinian Confrontation: Toward a Divorce - Ehud Ya'ari
  • Marwan Barghouti, Fatah-Tanzim, and the Escalation of the Intifada
  • The PLO Weapons Ship from Iran
  • What Really Happened in Jenin?
  • The Beginning of Israeli Rule in Judea and Samaria - Rephael Vardi

    The Palestinians

  • Is Hamas Preparing to Inherit the Palestinian Authority? - Jonathan D. Halevi
  • Is There an Alternative to Arafat's Leadership? - Barry Rubin
  • Arafat's Iraqi Connection
  • The Global Epidemic of Illegal Building and Demolitions: Implications for Jerusalem - Justus Reid Weiner
  • The Palestinian Boycott of Jerusalem's Municipal Political Process: Consequences for the Level of Public Services and Infrastructure - Justus Reid Weiner
  • The Use of Palestinian Children in the Al-Aqsa Intifada - Justus Reid Weiner
  • The Recruitment of Children in Current Palestinian Strategy - Justus Weiner
  • How to Help Palestinian Refugees Today - Scott B. Lasensky
  • The Beleaguered Christians of the Palestinian-Controlled Areas - David Raab

    Arabs in Israel

  • Lessons from the Or Commission: Rethinking the Ideological and Religious Dimensions of the Israeli Arab Riots of October 2000 - Dan Diker
  • The Islamic Arab Minority in the Jewish State - Zeidan Atashi
  • The Anti-Millennium: The Islamization of Nazareth - Raphael Israeli
  • The Islamic Movement in Israel - Raphael Israeli

    Israel's Early Diplomatic Struggles (From the Debates of the First Knesset)

    The UN

  • The UN and the Assault on Israel's Legitimacy: Implications for the Roadmap - Anne Bayefsky
  • Srebrenica: The Dutch Sabra and Shatilla - Manfred Gerstenfeld

    The Political Role of NGOs

  • NGO Monitor Series
  • Monitoring the Political Role of NGOs - Gerald M. Steinberg

    Jewish Environmental Perspectives

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