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Freedom House: The Turkish Press is No Longer Free

Freedom House: The Turkish Press is No Longer Free

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ANALYSIS: Sixty-Six Years of Yearning for Peace

ANALYSIS: Sixty-Six Years of Yearning for Peace

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Are the Palestinians Finally Recognizing the Horrors of the Holocaust?

Are the Palestinians Finally Recognizing the Horrors of the Holocaust?

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ANALYSIS: There is No Difference between Fatah and Hamas

ANALYSIS: There is No Difference between Fatah and Hamas

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Was Assad Not Responsible for the Chemical Weapons Attack Last August?

Was Assad Not Responsible for the Chemical Weapons Attack Last August?

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Israeli Terror Victim Refuses to Surrender to Hatred

Israeli Terror Victim Refuses to Surrender to Hatred

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Israel Condemns Palestinian Unilateralism and Calls for Pollard’s Freedom

Israel Condemns Palestinian Unilateralism and Calls for Pollard’s Freedom

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Analysis: Recent U.S.-Israeli Tensions Based on Cultural Misunderstandings

Analysis: Recent U.S.-Israeli Tensions Based on Cultural Misunderstandings

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Dr. Mordechai Kedar: “The Eight State Solution is the Best”

Dr. Mordechai Kedar: “The Eight State Solution is the Best”

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Analysis: Palestinian Incitement Encouraged the Recent Escalation in Violence

Analysis: Palestinian Incitement Encouraged the Recent Escalation in Violence

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Turkish Jewish Association in Israel: The Turkey Crisis Won’t Affect Israel

Turkish Jewish Association in Israel: The Turkey Crisis Won’t Affect Israel

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Egyptian Jewish Refugee Praises John Kerry’s Policy on Jewish Refugees

Egyptian Jewish Refugee Praises John Kerry’s Policy on Jewish Refugees

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Center for Near East Policy: “UNRWA Educates Palestinian Children to Hate”

Center for Near East Policy: “UNRWA Educates Palestinian Children to Hate”

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Jordanian Palestinian pro-democracy activist: “Kerry’s peace plan is unrealistic”

Jordanian Palestinian pro-democracy activist: “Kerry’s peace plan is unrealistic”

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Israel’s Deputy Defense Minister: “The Jordan Valley will remain a part of Israel”

Israel’s Deputy Defense Minister: “The Jordan Valley will remain a part of Israel”

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About the Author

Rachel Avraham
Rachel Avraham

Rachel Avraham is the President of the Dona Gracia Mendes Nasi Center for Human Rights in Middle East (under formation) and is a political analyst at the Safadi Center for International Diplomacy, Research, Public Relations and Human Rights. In addition, she is a contributing writer at the Haym Salomon Center, a news and public policy group. For over 6 years, she has been an Israel-based journalist, specializing in radical Islam, abuses of human rights and minority rights, counter-terrorism, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Syria, Iran, Kurdistan and other issues of importance. Avraham is the author of “Women and Jihad: Debating Palestinian Female Suicide Bombings in the American, Israeli and Arab Media," a ground-breaking book endorsed by Former Israel Consul General Yitzchak Ben Gad and Israeli Communications Minister Ayoob Kara that discusses how the media exploits the life stories of Palestinian female terrorists in order to justify wanton acts of violence. Avraham has an MA in Middle Eastern Studies from Ben-Gurion University. She received her BA in Government and Politics with minors in Jewish Studies and Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Maryland at College Park.

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