Bernard Avishai lives in Jerusalem and New Hampshire. He is a visiting professor of government at Dartmouth and an adjunct professor of business at Hebrew University. His most recent book is Promiscuous: "Portnoy’s Complaint" and Our Doomed Pursuit of Happiness. He is also the author of The Tragedy of Zionism and The Hebrew Republic.
About that file in your cake…; Zion Agonistes; a poem for Malala…
Why Israel’s purposes cannot be grasped only through the American Jewish experience.
Obama and America's hundred-year struggle over healthcare reform.
Punishing Israel's most progressive elements will not help to end the occupation.
A shrewd history of why US presidents have failed to make Israel accept a plan for regional peace.
Reviewing Paul Krugman's visionary book The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008.