Opinion

Jerusalem Post's talented team of journalists provides insight into their work presented in the opinion section. This section highlights the beliefs and values that experienced writers who are witnessing the Middle East turmoil unfold. Their first hand encounters with world leaders have shaped their opinions and world views to be shared on this page.

Israel's high-tech industry is a beacon of resilience

Despite the challenges and uncertainties, Israeli entrepreneurs and innovators have continued to work, create, and collaborate.

By MATI GILL
28/02/2024

Lax gun distribution is a danger to those with mental illness

The threshold for receiving private weapons and the lack of thought about the day after creates a dark and dangerous future.

By YUVAL YAELI SLONIM
28/02/2024

Like it or not, there will be two states

There is only one solution that holds any promise for a productive future for both of us, and that is to find some way to live together so that we are not constantly trying to kill each other.

The US must not allow Qatar to shelter Hamas leaders from justice

Qatar can negotiate the following deal: If Hamas releases the hostages, then the Hamas leadership, who must be extradited to US custody, will be freed.

By MARC B. SHAPIRO
28/02/2024

Praise of Bushnell's self-immolation puts US closer to suicide bombings

Extremists are threatening to set the mentally vulnerable alight and normalize political violence in America.

Municipal elections still important, despite being overshadowed by war

The party lines are split far differently simply because the policies and the issues dealt with on a day-to-day are worlds away from one another.

Despite elections, Iran will remain the same

Candidates will vie for 285 of the 290 seats that comprise the Islamic Consultative Assembly.

Peace can be achieved only through decisive victory

The response to the October 7 massacre is an inflection point for Israel’s – and the West’s – survival. If peace is the goal, decisive victory is the only means to its achievement.

By LAURI B. REGAN
27/02/2024

Prince William must support the Jewish community by listening to it

The Prince of Wales’ visit to the British Red Cross came on the same day as a statement made by His Royal Highness, giving his perspective on the Israel-Hamas war.

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