Articles >Author>Yakov Faitelson

  • September 01, 2013|Yakov FaitelsonMiddle East Quarterly

    A Jewish Majority in the Land of Israel

    Growth trends and population forecasts have played a significant role in the political landscape of the Middle East, especially over the thorny question of Israel and the disputed territories. The notion that the Jewish majority of Israel is in...

  • March 01, 2009|Yakov FaitelsonMiddle East Quarterly

    The Politics of Palestinian Demography

    With every generation, it seems, a new demographic panic strikes Israel. Opening the Israeli Knesset (parliament) on October 8, 2007, after the Jewish New Year, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert warned of "a demographic battle, drowned in blood and tears...