The following  Jerusalem Post analysis articles by Gol Kalev explore European involvement in Israeli-Palestinian affairs, as well as examine underlying trends in Jerusalem and in Zionism.


Europe and its Relation to Jerusalem:

Europe and Jerusalem – a 2,300 Year-old Conflict

Jerusalem: Europe vs. America

European Hijacking of the Palestinian narrative

100 Years of Europeans Involvement in Jerusalem

70 Year-old Attempt to Downplay European Guilt 

20 Years of European Escalation Towards Jerusalem

10 Years of European Obsession with Jerusalem – Possible Reasons

Europe and Jerusalem in Fiction: Wonder Woman Fights European Incitement

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The Journey to Jerusalem – Historical Perspective:

1897: From Basel to Jerusalem – A Look at the First Zionist Congress

1897: Herzl vs Ahad Ha’Am – Outsider vs Establishment 

1898: Herzl’s Jerusalem Visit – an Infliction Point in Zionism

1917: Balfour Awakened – 100 Years to the Balfour Declaration

1917: Enter the British – 100 Years to British Conquest of Jerusalem 

1948:  The Outbreak of War and the Heroic Story of the Lamed-Heh

1948: Herzl’s birthday gift

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Life in Europe:

Rise of Germany’s Far-Right and Jerusalem: Impact of German Elections

Rise of Austria’s Far-Right and Jerusalem: Impact of Austrian Elections


Life in Jerusalem:

Shift in the Jerusalem Experience: Shuk Mahanehe Yehuda

Haredi Spring: Celebration of Zionism in Shaarei Hessed

Impact of moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem

The Rising Jerusalem Art Scene

JerusAviv? Impact of the upcoming Fast-Train to Tel Aviv

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Zionism & Israeli Society:

Israel Abandoning its Secular Roots

The New Secular: The Datalf (Sometimes Religious)

Contribution of Vacation Homes Owners

Rising Nationalism vs. Globalization – How it Effects the Jews

Zionism & Wine

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Interviews about Jerusalem and Zionism:

Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau: The World has not learned the lessons of the Holocuast

Victoria Coates: Israel is in the trenches with the United States

Kenneth Bialkin: Jerusalem as a Destination-City

Josh Weston: Bringing American CEOs to Israel

Amb. Vivian Bercovici: Revolutionizing Diplomacy

Oded Revivi: Bottom-up Peace

Naomi Chazan: In defense of Israel’s Civil Society

Elyakim Haetzni: Coexistence!

Yossi Beilin: Wanted – a boarder

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The above articles appeared in the Jerusalem Post between 2015-2018 and written by Gol Kalev

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