Daniel Gordis is Senior Vice President and Koret Distinguished Fellow at Shalem College in Jerusalem. He is the author of "Menachem Begin: The Battle for Israel’s Soul" and "The Promise of Israel."
Contributor Page IN ISRAEL: OUT OF CLASS, OFF TO WAR
In the U.S. parents take care of their children until long after they’re kids, while in Israel, from a relatively early age, it’s the kids who protect the parents. Read more
KIBBUTZ ATTACK WAKES ISRAEL'S NEXT GENERATION
When terrorists from Gaza attempted to attack Kibbutz Nachal Oz on July 28 they probably had no idea that they would awaken Israeli memories and rekindle the determination of Israel’s youngest adults. Read more
FOR ISRAELIS, THIS TIME IS DIFFERENT
226 AUG 13, 2014 10:21 AM EDT
Unlike Operations Cast Lead in 2009 and Pillar of Defense in 2012, this war is likely to prove a turning point in Israeli consciousness. Read more