The Foundation for Constitutional Democracy

31-Mar-2001

Accountability

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By Prof. Paul Eidelberg

Amazing how hardly any commentators direct their attention to the grotsque
nature of Israel’s political system — a pseudo-democracy now gone mad.
Israel has become a Purim spiel! Hence this article.

Accountability is a basic Jewish concept, awesome during Rosh HaShana and
Yom Kippur. Whereas the Torah Jew knows he is accountable to G-d, the
Government of Israel is accountable to no one. (more…)

BOOK REVIEW: JEWISH STATESMANSHIP

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REVIEW OF JEWISH STATESMANSHIP: LEST ISRAEL FALL BY PAUL EIDELBERG

Prof. Will Morrisey
Department of Political Science
Hillsdale College
Hillsdale, Michigan

Modern Israel contradicts itself. The `Jewish state’ also wants to be a
`pluralistic democracy.’ Yet these terms, radicalized, contradict each
other and themselves. (more…)