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Ariel Sharon

The two disparate texts intoned at Ariel Sharon’s funeral tell us much about contemporary Jewish attitudes toward life, death, and the land of Israel.

Feb. 2 2017 12:01AM

From right to left, and from honest to corrupt.

Isi Leibler
Feb. 22 2016 12:01AM

Its political benefits were temporary and illusory.

Yossi Kuperwasser
Feb. 19 2016 12:01AM

Funding BDS, condemning Israel, and imposing embargoes.

Soeren Kern
Aug. 26 2015 12:01AM

At a critical juncture in the early 2000s, the White House adviser helped repair a fraying U.S.-Israel relationship.

May 6 2015 12:01AM

Last Sunday was the anniversary of Ariel Sharon’s death. Elliott Abrams reflects on what the general and statesman would say were he alive today:

Jan. 15 2015 12:01AM

In death as in life, the late Israeli leader serves as a bogeyman in the Arab world and a convenient excuse for avoiding its pathologies of violence.

Lee Smith
Jan. 24 2014 12:00AM

As it moves out of the shadow of its founding generation, what Israel needs is not so different from what America needed as the. . .

Jan. 20 2014 12:00AM

Israel’s Left, in lauding Ariel Sharon’s courage and leadership, has conspicuously omitted mention of his key role in Israel’s Thatcherite economic turn.

Emmanuel Navon
Jan. 17 2014 12:00AM

Israel’s unilateral withdrawals from Lebanon and Gaza strengthened its enemies. What makes anyone think the outcome in the West Bank would be different?

Tom Wilson
Jan. 15 2014 12:00AM

Ariel Sharon, who has passed away at age of 85, saw his mission as defending Jews from those who would murder them. His means. . .

Jan. 13 2014 12:00AM

The death of the Israeli leader has not put an end to the ceaseless character assassination to which the international media subjected him throughout. . .

Tom Gross
Jan. 13 2014 12:00AM