Moshe Koppel

Moshe Koppel is a member of the department of computer science at Bar-Ilan University and chairman of the Kohelet Policy Forum in Jerusalem.

The Criticisms of Israel's Nation-State Law Are Very Strange

Some of the people who now criticize the law were for it only a few years ago.

Oct. 31 2018 2:16AM

Why All the Outrage over Israel’s Nation-State Law?

The controversial new law has been reviled as “an assassination of democracy” and a subversion of the founding principles of the Jewish state. It’s neither.

Oct. 8 2018 12:01AM

The Tides of David Gelernter's Mind

A dazzling new book reminds us that our minds don’t work like computers—and that wisdom, including the moral wisdom of Judaism, doesn’t progress like science.

Sept. 1 2016 12:01AM

How the Ultra-Orthodox Undermine Themselves

For many members of Israel’s haredi community, loyalty is signaled by rendering oneself useless in the outside world.

Dec. 18 2014 12:01AM

Israel's Imperious Judiciary

A madly intrusive justice system is one of the most potent threats the country faces. Can it be stopped?

Dec. 4 2014 12:01AM

How Not to Perpetuate Judaism in the Jewish State

If you value Judaism and wish to see it retain its vitality, keep it out of the hands of the state. Is that so complicated?

July 28 2013 11:51PM

Religion and State in Israel

A Modest Proposal
July 1 2013 12:01AM