By Louis Rene Beres
December 7, 2007
The Annapolis Peace Conference last month was both the end and beginning of a very bad dream. Its not that this assembly codified any fixed and precise outcome for
"Nightmare." According to the etymologists, the root is niht mare or niht maere, the demon of the night. Dr. Johnson's dictionary says this corresponds to Nordic mythology — which saw nightmares as the product of demons. This would make it a play on, or translation of, the Greek ephialtes or the Latin incubus. In all interpretations of nightmare, the idea of demonic origin is central.
Ironically, in matters of war and peace,
If a 23rd Arab state is born sometime in the next year, most of the world will approve "
Israeli novelist Aharon Megged once noted, "We have witnessed a phenomenon which probably has no parallel in history; an emotional and moral identification by the majority of
Recently, the New Jewish Congress was launched in
In the New Jewish Congress and such kindred movements as Moshe Feiglin's the Jewish Leadership Movement, lie
Louis Rene Beres, an author of many books on Israeli defense matters, served as chairman of Project Daniel.
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