Uri Avnery's Column


The Great Rift
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How did it Start?
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That's How It Happened
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Respect the Green Line!
THE MOST incisive analysis of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict I have ever read was written by the Jewish-Polish-British historian Isaac Deutscher. It consists of a single image.

A man lives on... • More...

President Kong
I KNEW he reminded me of somebody, but I couldn't quite place it. Who was it who pounded his chest with such vigor?

And then I remembered. It was the hero of a movie that was produced when I was... • More...

Being There
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Confessions of a Megalomaniac
THE ARAB taxi driver who brought me to Ramallah had no trouble with the Israeli border posts. He just evaded them.

Saves a lot of trouble. • More...

Yes, We Can
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Anti-Semitic Zionists
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Don't Send Him!
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Remember Naboth
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The Call of the Nation
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The Arabs Did It
WHEN MY parents married in Germany, just before World War I, among the gifts was a document attesting that a tree had been planted in their name in Palestine. • More...

The Call of the Mu'ezzin
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The President Elect
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Oh My God, Trump!
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The Lesser Evil
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The Israeli Trumpess
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The Funeral Ruckus
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The Kissinger Story
I AM writing this (may God forgive me) on Yom Kippur.
Exactly 43 years ago, at this exact moment, the sirens sounded. • More...

The Triumph of Sisyphus
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Abu-Mazen's Balance Sheet
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The Saga of Sisyphus
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It Can Happen Here
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The Great Railway Scandal
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Civil War
SOMETHING STRANGE happens to retired chiefs of the Israeli internal Security Service, Shin Bet. • More...

Lucky Bibi
"GIVE ME generals who have luck!" Napoleon once exclaimed. • More...

Olympic Jews?
THE SCENE at Ben-Gurion airport this week was rather astonishing.

More then a thousand young male fans came to welcome the two Israeli Judo fighters - one female, one male - who had won a bronze... • More...

The Future belongs to the Optimists
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The Shot Heard All Over the Country
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