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20/07/2023 - 17:29
The problem with trying to examine today’s issues through what I half-remember, half-imagine were my 21-year-old eyes and mind, is that...
31/05/2023 - 13:02
The rest of the world remembers Potemkin differently, for something that we would now call a disinformation campaign. In 1787, Catherine...
24/05/2023 - 14:50
This column describes how social media and the internet have proved to be tools in the hands of autocracies intent on surveillance,...
29/03/2023 - 13:42
When a judge knows he was appointed by a member of a government of a particular ideology, he will most definitely keep that in mind while...
12/03/2023 - 16:06
Is the rift in Israel too large to be overcome? Instead of trying for more unity, should we try a split? That is the question that...
25/02/2023 - 14:35
The leaders of those protests cite the same prophecy. And both sides claim the same goal: saving Israel’s democracy. Since Binyamin...
02/01/2023 - 12:54
 In the worst case, we can resent the people who have helped us, and portray them in a negative light, just to avoid the feeling that...
19/12/2022 - 13:34
Few will miss 2022, a year defined by a lingering pandemic, advancing climate change, galloping inflation, slowing economic growth, and,...
08/11/2022 - 13:49
Was it naive to believe that Russia would take a democratic turn after abandoning communism? As the Cold War ended, the West first embraced...
07/09/2022 - 11:39
Wham, like the protests he’s become known for, is quiet and animated by a kind of contained mischief. Born and raised in Singapore, he has...
17/04/2022 - 17:24
But Meri had also come to deliver a warning: Freedom in Estonia, and in Europe, could soon be under threat. Russian President Boris Yeltsin...
06/01/2022 - 13:50
In a retirement interview a couple of weeks ago, Grif, a 32-year veteran of the Knesset Guard and, for the past 12 years, its commander,...

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