We need two different ways to talk about
HaaretzWe need two different ways to talk about IsraelNew Jersey Jewish NewsAlmost 25 years ago, Yossi Beilin, then-deputy prime minister under Yitzhak Rabin, sought to redefine the terms of the bond. When he asserted that Israel, its economy thriving, was no longer a “shnorrer,” dependent on our help, leaders in our community ...More than the two-state solution: The many possible paths to peaceJerusalem Post Israel NewsTrump faces diplomatic hurdles during 28 hours in the Holy LandHerald Keeperall 1,340 news articles »
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 11:38 am
The 1989 Trump Israel Visit That Wasn't? -
ForwardThe 1989 Trump Israel Visit That Wasn't?Forward“I don't think the visit ever took place,” said Israeli politician Yossi Beilin. Trump was supposed to meet a minister at Ben Gurion Airport, who Haaretz reported was likely Beilen, then deputy finance minister. But Beilin had no recollection of Trump ...The curious case of Donald Trump's 1989 (non-)visit to IsraelThe Times of Israelall 417 news articles »
Posted on 10 May 2017 | 11:48 pm
Israel's State Archive Makes Retraction:
HaaretzIsrael's State Archive Makes Retraction: Trump May Not Have Visited Israel in 1989HaaretzYossi Beilin, who is described in the State Archive documents as preparing to meet with Trump, told Haaretz at the time of the publication of the previous article that he did not remember such a meeting. However, he cautioned, his inability to recall ...
Posted on 10 May 2017 | 12:36 pm
Analysis: In Washington, Abbas gets a boost
Jerusalem Post Israel NewsAnalysis: In Washington, Abbas gets a boost – for nowJerusalem Post Israel NewsIt was he who with Yossi Beilin co-authored the 1995 Beilin-Abu Mazen document, an attempt to bring about an agreement on final-status issues. During the second intifada, he came out against the “armed uprising,” meaning the suicide bombings, on the ...and more »
Posted on 4 May 2017 | 5:38 pm
Don't cheat this time, Marwan Barghouti -
Don't cheat this time, Marwan BarghoutiJewish News of Greater PhoenixFor years, assorted Israeli leftists like Gush Shalom, former MKs Yossi Beilin, Meir Sheetrit and even Shimon Peres, joined by some world leaders, have looked at Barghouti as a possible successor to Mahmoud Abbas, capable of delivering a peace ...and more »
Posted on 3 May 2017 | 10:06 am
“Let the Palestinian people go”: What
Or at least give them the vote! No better time than this Passover to challenge Netanyahu's hard line on Palestine
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 5:13 am
Netanyahu's legacy on the line in
JERUSALEM — As Israelis prepare to vote in parliament elections on Tuesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu finds himself at a fateful crossroads: Make history or become history.
Posted on 15 March 2015 | 6:38 pm
Winners and losers of (alleged) Israel-Hamas
Abbas has also shut down Abed Rabbo's Palestinian Peace Coalition, essentially the Palestinian branch of the "Geneva Initiative" (its Israeli counterpart is headed by Yossi Beilin). Those moves were dictated by Abbas's personal rivalry with Abed Rabbo and ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 9:56 pm
Abbas oversteps in moves against 'political
The Geneva Initiative to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict was formulated by Yossi Beilin, a former Israeli minister and chairman of the Meretz Party, and Abed Rabbo in 2003 in accordance with the 2000 Clinton Parameters outlining a permanent status ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Abbas reportedly orders Ramallah NGO closed
Israeli leaders behind the Geneva Initiative include former justice minister Yossi Beilin and former MKs Colette Avital, Uzi Baram, Naomi Hazan, Avraham Burg, Eitan Cabel, Dalia Rabin and Ophir Pines-Paz. PPC director Nidal Fukaha said his organization was ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 11:50 am
Yossi Beilin’s back to the future
This is part of Marc H. Ellis’s “Exile and the Prophetic” feature for Mondoweiss. To read the entire series visit the archive page. Back to future, once again? Perhaps it’s time for Yossi Beilin and those of his generation on both the Jewish ...
Posted on 15 May 2015 | 1:40 am
Confederation Is the Key to Mideast Peace
Difficult though it may be to achieve, confederation seems to me the most realistic and practical option, as it did to a wise Palestinian 22 years ago. Yossi Beilin has served as Israel’s deputy foreign minister and minister of justice.
Posted on 13 May 2015 | 8:38 pm