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Louis Rene Beres
Louis Rene Beres
 

U.S. Presidential Expectations and Mideast Peace

Posted on: January 17th, 2014

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

President Obama’s core argument on a Middle East peace process is still founded on incorrect assumptions.

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Louis Rene Beres
 

American Democracy as Masquerade

Posted on: January 9th, 2014

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Once upon a time in America, every adult could recite at least some Spenglerian theory of decline.

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Louis Rene Beres
 

Presidential Expectations and Mideast Peace

Posted on: January 2nd, 2014

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

President Obama’s core argument is still founded on incorrect assumptions.

Louis Rene Beres
 

Israel’s Strategic Options at the Eleventh Hour (II)

Posted on: December 27th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Specific strategic lessons from the Bar Kokhba rebellion.

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Louis Rene Beres
 

Israel’s Strategic Options at the Eleventh Hour

Posted on: December 20th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Still facing an effectively unhindered nuclear threat from Iran, Israel will soon need to choose between two strategic options.

Louis Rene Beres
 

Irony and Intuition: Understanding Israel’s Best Philosophy of Survival

Posted on: December 12th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

For states, as for individuals, fear and reality go together naturally.

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Louis Rene Beres
 

Physics and Politics in the Elusive Search for Mideast Peace

Posted on: December 5th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

So much of the struggle between Israel and the Arabs continues to concern space.

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Louis Rene Beres
 

After the U.S.-Iran ‘Rapprochement

Posted on: November 29th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

An undifferentiated or across-the-board commitment to nuclear ambiguity could prove harmful to Israel's's overall security.

Louis Rene Beres
 

On Targeted Killing and International Law

Posted on: November 21st, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

It is, after all, difficult for any civilized people to acknowledge self-defense imperatives that could allow killing as remediation.

Louis Rene Beres
 

Releasing Terrorists as a ‘Gesture for Peace’

Posted on: November 14th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

A core element of international law is the basic rule of nullum crimen sine poena, or "no crime without a punishment."

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Louis Rene Beres
 

Palestinian Terrorism and Statehood

Posted on: November 7th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

In law, one man's terrorist can never be another man's freedom fighter.

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Louis Rene Beres
 

Preparing for a Primal Struggle

Posted on: October 31st, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Within Israel's decisional boundaries, diplomatic processes that are premised on assumptions of reason and rationality may soon need to be reconsidered.

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Louis Rene Beres
 

Power And Survival (Second of Two Parts)

Posted on: October 17th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

As I noted here last week, “the situation of survival is the central situation of power. Yet, as the ‘Middle East peace process’ makes Israel's survival more and more problematic, this enterprise now effectively deprives Israel of its power. Left to proceed, the process will eventually permit Israel's enemies to enjoy a triumph that still remains cleverly concealed, the conspicuous triumph experienced by certain still-living persons, when confronted by the powerless one who is dying.”

Louis Rene Beres
 

Power And Survival (First of Two Parts)

Posted on: October 10th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Believing, naively, in a universal international obligation to preserve life, Jerusalem fails to understand that death is identified by its enemies as a zero-sum event.

Louis Rene Beres
 

Syria Is Only a Microcosm

Posted on: October 3rd, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

In the most truly critical issues of mega-survival, we humans may now be living far more absurdly than ever before.

Louis Rene Beres
 

To Become a ‘Martyr’: Understanding Major Hasan

Posted on: September 25th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Again and again, we hear the nearly visceral incantations from Hamas, Islamic Jihad, and Fatah: "We love death."

Louis Rene Beres
 

Syria (Today) and ‘Palestine’ (Tomorrow) II

Posted on: September 18th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Easily misrepresented or abused, international law can generally be manipulated to serve virtually any preferred geo-political strategy.

Louis Rene Beres
 

Syria (Today) and ‘Palestine’ (Tomorrow)

Posted on: September 12th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

Now more than ever it is apparent – incontestable, in fact – that the Arab/Islamic world has long been preparing to destroy itself.

Louis Rene Beres
 

Switzerland And The Jews: A Realistic Assessment

Posted on: June 19th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

My parents arrived as Austrian Jewish refugees in Switzerland almost exactly sixty years ago.

Palestinian opposition to Israel has never really been about land.
 

If You Liked the Arab Spring, You’ll Love ‘Palestine’

Posted on: June 13th, 2013

InDepthColumnsLouis Rene Beres

What, exactly, can we expect from 'Palestine'?

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