Monthly Archives: October 2015

Old City, new problems

My report from Jerusalem for Al-Monitor on the economic affects of the security breakdown in the Old City. Includes interviews with several merchants as well as eye-witness accounts of right-wing rallies, sermons, and police actions after the stabbings. http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2015/10/jerusalem-palestinian-merchants-tourism-violence.html

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Intifada: round three

Are we witnessing a third intifada? My report from Jerusalem for Rockland County Times explores this from the sites of the hostilities in and around the Old City. A new and third ‘intifada’: recent events may push Israel and the … Continue reading

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