Opinion

Jerusalem Post's talented team of journalists provides insight into their work presented in the opinion section. This section highlights the beliefs and values that experienced writers who are witnessing the Middle East turmoil unfold. Their first hand encounters with world leaders have shaped their opinions and world views to be shared on this page.

 STREAKS OF LIGHT are seen from Ashkelon as the Iron Dome intercepts a rocke launched from the Gaza Strip on September 11.

Shooting down Iron Dome funding is part of 'enduring' Durban

 THIRD WORLD and First World Israel: Police officers and prison guards mill around the scene of the prison escape at Gilboa Prison this month.

What the Gilboa Prison escape says about the Israeli paradox

 Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit. He is something of a weather vane for the new government.

Bennett's first 100 days were quiet, it's just the beginning

 Streaks of light are seen as Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen from Ashkelon, September 11, 2021

Iron Dome woes, and Yair Lapid in la-la land - opinion

 MARCHING IN Cape Town, South Africa, August 21, 2001, ahead of the Durban conference. Thousands from the city’s Muslim community joined in.

Durban IV: A diplomatic win for Israel that cannot be wasted - editorial

 THE WEDDING DRESS worn by Diana, Princess of Wales, displayed at Kensington Palace in London this summer.

Wedding dresses and financial priorities

By AARON KATSMAN
Calculating taxes

In Israel, can you take your tax losses with you? - opinion

By LEON HARRIS
Streaks of light are seen as Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercept rockets launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen from Ashkelon, Israel, May 12.

Israel has an obligation to defend itself - opinion

By Aryeh Lightstone
 PRAYING IN Jerusalem during Sukkot.

Sukkot: Life in two dimensions - opinion

 MICHAL HERZOG, President Isaac Herzog, Avraham and Israel Maidanchik and Avraham's son.

Grapevine September 24, 2021: More to Jewish culture in Poland than is generally realized

 US REPRESENTATIVE Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) at a news conference in Washington this week.

Is AOC's deplorable Iron Dome move a shift for the Democrats? - opinion

Hoshana Raba, the seventh day of Succot, at the Western Wall in Jerusalem

What to pray for on Hoshana Raba - opinion

 Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas adjusts his glasses as he listens during a joint press conference with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken (not pictured), in the West Bank city of Ramallah, May 25, 2021.

Is the Palestinian Authority secular or Islamist? - opinion

 SAUDI CROWN Prince Mohammed Bin Salman received Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan upon his arrival to Riyadh, in July.

What it might take for Saudis to join normalization process - opinion

 THEN-US SECRETARY of State Mike Pompeo speaks with the Emirati Ambassador to the US Yousef Al Otaiba in Abu Dhabi, in 2019

Amb. Yousef Al Otaiba deserves a Nobel Peace Prize - opinion

 Left-wing protestors are seen in the South Hebron Hills on September 17, 2021.

The IDF must be accountable for violence against protesters - editorial

Former Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite stands under pictures of Jews killed in the Holocaust during a visit to Yad Vashem’s Hall of Names in 2015

Reparations: Germany’s debt and duty, Israel’s challenge - opinion

By ZVI GILL
Economy

A new path for the world economy - opinion

By CALIN GEORGESCU
 PALESTINIAN WORKERS cross back to the West Bank from their jobs over the Green Line.

Israeli-Palestinian conflict: The questions to be answered at the table - opinion

 PALESTINIANS BURN tires near Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus as thousands of Jews visit, July 2019.

The Palestinian assault on Jewish history and heritage - opinion

 OPEN DOORS, open hearts: Zvi Eyal.

Sukkah reading: Focusing on guests you'd invite this Sukkot - opinion

 WHERE ARE the rabbis – the Rav Kooks (pictured), the Aryeh Levines?

Are rabbis no longer influential Jews? - opinion

 DON’T FALL for clickbait.

COVID-19: 11 ways to differentiate real, fake news about pandemic - opinion

People attend a march in New York against antisemitism wearing yellow stars which read never again, January 5, 2020.

Antisemitism migrated from academia onto Capitol Hill - opinion

 POLICE OFFICERS and prison guards stand outside the Gilboa jail following the escape by Palestinian security prisoners.

Gilboa prison break must be thoroughly investigated - editorial

 PROTESTERS, MANY of them Jewish, demonstrate against Israel across the street from the Israeli Consulate in New York last May.

Enough with the sniveling Zionists! - opinion

 SEATTLE POLICE OFFICERS stand on the back of a vehicle during a protest march in the city year.

Anti-Israel efforts are a regressive ‘progressive’ stance - opinion

Letters

Letters to the Editor September 22, 2021: AOC:  ‘Antisemite on call’

 The Stanleigh family sit inside their sukka, or ritual booth, used during the Jewish holiday of Sukkot in their yard, in Jerusalem October 14, 2019. Picture taken October 14, 2019.

Mental health and the world’s sukkah moment - opinion

ANTI-ISRAEL PROTESTERS emerge after Friday Islamic prayers in Durban, South Africa in 2014.

We should not commemorate the antisemitism of Durban - opinion

By ROWAN POLOVIN
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