Assembled by Ken Stein, Emory University and Center for Israel Education or


Adva Center, Israel A Social Report 2014 – Israel’s Heart is in Western Europe, Her Feet are in the Eastern and Southern Fringes, “ April 28, 2015,

AFP, “Gazans Reach beyond Blockade through Start-Up.” May 22, 2015.,7340,L-4659965,00.html.

AFP, “Israel Pleased to Have Resolved FIFA Expulsion Threat.” Middle East Institute.

Ali Adeeb Alnaemi, “Taking Advantage of the Fall of Ramadi.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy, May 20, 2015.

Muriel Asseburg, “Fifty Years of German-Israeli Relations Whither the Miracle of Reconciliation,” German Institute for International Affairs,  Berlin, April 2015.

Adam Balcer, “Between Appeasement and Rivalry: Turkey and Russia and their Neighborhoods,” Insituto Affari Internaionali, May 2015,

BESA Center, “Col. Richard Kemp: The Amoral Revolution in Western Values, and Its Impact on Israel.” BESA Center, May 20, 2015.

Yitzhak Benhorin, “Israeli Drought Aid Swings into Action in California.” Ynet News, May 31, 2015.,7340,L-4663131,00.html.

Dr. Louis Rene Beres, “Converging Enemy Threats to Israel.” BESA Center, May 28, 2015.

Benedetta Berti, “Hamas’s Islamic State Woes,” Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, May 28, 2015,

Nicky Blackburn, “Dip into Worldwide Hummus Holiday Today.” Israel 21c, May 13, 2015.

Itay Blumenthal, “Ethiopians Protest Family’s Aliyah Conditions.” Ynet News, May 27, 2015.,7340,L-4662178,00.html.

Brookings Institution, “The 2016 U.S. Elections: Impact on the Middle East.” May 27, 2015.

Ronak D. Desai, “Coming Out of the Closet: India-Israel Ties Under Narenda Modi,” Foreign Policy, May 7, 2015.

Zack Gold, “Sinai Tribes: Between the Egyptian State and the Islamic State.” INSS Insight, May 18, 2015.

Jeffrey Goldberg, “President Barack Obama Interview,” The Atlantic, May 2015,

Mark Heller, “Between Operation Decisive Storm and an Iranian Nuclear Deal: The Limits of Saudi-Israeli Convergence,” INSS Insight, May 10, 2015.

Insituto Affari Internaionali, “Turkey and Iran — Three Views,” May 13, 2015,

Roi Kais, “Nasrallah Calls on Region to Fight ISIS: They Are No Stronger than Israel,” Ynet News, May 24, 2015.,7340,L-4660741,00.html.

Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry at Tel Aviv University, “Anti-Semitism Worldwide 2014,” April 2015.

Nikolay Kozhanov, “Understanding the Revitalization of Russian-Iranian Relations,” Carnegie Moscow Center, May 5, 2015,

Omer Kreisel, “China’s Infatuation with Israeli Technology Deepens.” Globes, May 31, 2015.

Abigail Klein Leichman, “12 Top Ad-Tech Companies in Israel.” Israel 21c, May 25, 2015.

Abigail Klein Leichman, “Technion to Help Build Desal Plant in Jordan.” Israel 21c, June 1, 2015.

David Makovsky, “Netanyahu Loses Leverage in Forming New Government.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy, May 8, 2015.

David Makovsky and Raquel Saxe, “BDS’s Useless Politics of Confrontation.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy, May 22, 2015.

Suzanne Maloney, “Spies, Lies, and Iran: An American Reporter Goes on Trial for Espionage in Tehran.” Brookings, May 27, 2015.

Hassan Mneimneh, “Reforming Religious Discourse in Egypt.” Middle East Institute, May 14, 2015.

Mazal Mualem, “Israelis Use Technology to Battle Government Corruption” Al-Monitor, May 26, 2015.

Jessica Noll and Stephan Roll. “From Yemen War to Joint Army Egyptian- Saudi Differences over Arab Military Cooperation,” German Institute for International and Security Affairs, May 2015,

Siobhan O’Grady, “The New Face of Israel’s Hard Right, “Foreign Policy, May 7, 2015.

Oweis, Khaled Yacoub, “Sieges and Ceasefires in Syria’s Civil War,” German Institute for International Affairs,  Berlin. May 2015,

Orit Perlov and Udi Dekel, “Syria: Is a Substantive Change in the Balance of Power Emerging?” INSS Insight, May 29, 2015.

Viva Sarah Press, “Professors Holding Babies Go Viral.” Israel 21c, May 14, 2015.

David Raphael, “Musing About Israel on Campus,” The Amherst Court Jester, May 26, 2015,

David Rothkopf,  “Other People’s Armies [ Obama, the Gulf states military[, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, [Originally published in Foreign Policy] May 19, 2015,

Yazid Sayigh, “Where Next in Syria?” republished by the Carnegie Endowment for Middle East Peace, Middle East Center, April 30, 2015,

Yoram Schweitzer, “Hamas and the Islamic State Organization: Toward a Head-On Collision in the Gaza Strip?” INSS Insight, May 17, 2015.

David Shamah, “Hyundai Seeks Israeli Tech for Its ‘connected Cars.’” The Times of Israel, June 1, 2015.

Gabi Siboni and A. G., “Military Lessons for Hamas from Operation Protective Edge.” INSS Insight, May 21, 2015.

Jonathan Spyer, “Hizballah Deepens Its Involvement in Syria,” Jerusalem Post, May 29, 2015,

The Tower Staff, “Israeli-Texan Team of Scientists Wins U.S.-Sponsored Water Technology Competition.” The Tower, May 27, 2015.

Yedidia Z.Stern “The Haredi Draft: Snakes and Ladders,” IDI, April 29, 2015,

Daniel Ben Tal, “Midburn – The Freedom to Be Different.” Israel 21c, May 31, 2015.

Eric Trager, “Egypt Two Years After Morsi.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy, May 20, 2015.

Alex Vatanka, “The Authoritarian Resurgence: Iran Abroad,” Middle East Institute, April 30, 2015,

Ruth Wisse, “Anti-Semitism Goes to School, Anti-Semitism on American college campuses is rising—and worsening. Where does it come from, and can it be stopped?” Mosaic Magazine, May 4, 2015,

Ephraim Yaar and Prof Tamar Hermann, Peace Index, Israel Democracy Institute, April 2015,

Amos Yadlin, and Yoel Guzansky, “The US and Gulf States Summit: What Next?” INSS Insight, May 20, 2015.

Maya Yaha, “Three Big Trends that will Shape the Arab World,” May 11, 2015, Carnegie Middle East Center, (first published in National Interest)

Yossi Yehoshua, “IDF Planning Harsher Sanctions against Draft Dodgers and Defectors.” Ynet News, May 30, 2015.,7340,L-4662908,00.html.