In today's world, "narrative thinking" is all the rage. Rightly used, it argues different perspectives about objective reality. Today however it has become rhetorical storytelling. Fiction is being sold as fact, regardless of the truth, and the world is buying it. It is an infection of perception that has become an epidemic.
Hamas may be the duly elected government in Gaza. And it might not want a war with Israel right now. Regardless, it is a terrorist organization with an unwavering commitment to completely destroy the Jewish State.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: American position on settlement construction is unacceptable, "We are ready at all times to hold direct negotiations without preconditions with our neighbors," he says.
The reason for the new law, 10 years in the making, is to provide the state with the tools necessary to deal with terrorism in a new world that is more technological and internet-based.
THERE ARE FIVE REASONS WHY the decision to hold new municipal elections is a huge gamble.