A way out of the morass

Can the Palestinian mood be leveraged for change?

By KOBI MICHAEL
March 15, 2016 15:06
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. (photo credit: REUTERS)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analysis from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

THE STARTLING and not widely known results of a comprehensive Palestinian survey published in early February would probably surprise most Israelis and could have important ramifications. Conducted by the Ramallah-based Arab World for Research and Development, it showed that most Palestinians have little faith in violent resistance, oppose a third intifada and are most concerned about their economic well-being and personal safety.

Respondents in both Gaza and the West Bank were asked, inter alia, about the effect of the current wave of terror on their everyday lives, how they rated the performance of Palestinian political institutions and whether they thought the Palestinian Authority (PA) would survive.

Read More...

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content