The Forum for Regional Thinking

The Forum for Regional Thinking

A historic opportunity to become part of the problem
analysis  /  Assaf David

A historic opportunity to become part of the problem

Why did Labor Chairman Herzog get so excited over the Egyptian president’s speech? Read more ▶▶
Neither Marriage Nor Protection for Syrian Women
analysis  /  Rajaa Natour

Neither Marriage Nor Protection for Syrian Women

Thousands of Syrian women are forced to marry men, mainly from the Gulf states, for their protection. Why is this Read more ▶▶
An olive branch in my hand, a coffin on my shoulder
analysis  /  Ronit Marzen

An olive branch in my hand, a coffin on my shoulder

Young Arab-Palestinians in Israel belong to the alienated, disappointed “Stand-Tall” generation that is fighting against the systems trying to erase Read more ▶▶
Israel and Iran: From Rivalry to Shared Interests?
analysis  /  Oren Barak

Israel and Iran: From Rivalry to Shared Interests?

It is time for Iran and Israel to seek out a formula to protect their shared interests in the Middle Read more ▶▶
Arab-Palestinian politics in Israel harming promising young leaders
analysis  /  Marzouk Alhalabi

Arab-Palestinian politics in Israel harming promising young leaders

The uproar in Arab-Palestinian political circles in Israel over Ayman Odeh’s visit in the US has exposed the weakness and Read more ▶▶
On Manipulation and the Northern Branch
analysis  /  Doron Matza

On Manipulation and the Northern Branch

The official Israeli narrative of a terrorist Palestinian Intifada is intended to thwart criticism of Israeli policy towards Palestinian representation Read more ▶▶
What Else was There in Abu-Mazin's Speech
analysis  /  Amir Tauber

What Else was There in Abu-Mazin's Speech

While Abbas' lies are damaging, one should not expect Israel's Palestinian "security contractor" to commit political suicide Read more ▶▶
Why are the military and diplomatic talks with Hamas being undermined?
analysis  /  Ronit Marzen

Why are the military and diplomatic talks with Hamas being undermined?

In recent months, Israel-Hamas talks over releasing captives have broadened into negotiation of an agreement in the form of a Read more ▶▶
Israel's political center lacks regional vision
analysis  /  Assaf David

Israel's political center lacks regional vision

The parties at the center of Israel’s political spectrum – from the Labor on the left to the Likud on Read more ▶▶
The Palestinian issue: The root of all Middle East conflict?
analysis  /  Avraham Sela

The Palestinian issue: The root of all Middle East conflict?

We should question the view that any negative occurrence in the Middle East stems from the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. Yet historically Read more ▶▶
Radicalization of Arab Knesset members: a civic rift
analysis  /  Orna Cohen

Radicalization of Arab Knesset members: a civic rift

Public statements by Arab members of the Israeli parliament have grown more extreme over the last twenty years. This radicalization Read more ▶▶
Highlight: The Forum for Regional Thinking
analysis  /  Molad

Highlight: The Forum for Regional Thinking

Read about Molad's latest project - Middle East analysis by Israeli scholars Read more ▶▶
Syrian civil war: Waiting for a tiebreaker
analysis  /  Elizabeth Tsurkov

Syrian civil war: Waiting for a tiebreaker

Without a drastic change in regional circumstances and in external funding of the warring factions, the civil war in Syria Read more ▶▶
Iran: The nuclear train has arrived
analysis  /  Raz Zimmt

Iran: The nuclear train has arrived

Iran between a nuclear program and a threshold state Read more ▶▶
Molad project list
Israel and the West

Israel and the West

The Price of Settlements

The Price of Settlements

Israel and the Palestinians

Israel and the Palestinians

Polls

Polls

Citizenship in Israel

Citizenship in Israel

The Israeli Left

The Israeli Left

The Settlement Division

The Settlement Division