Shany Mor

Shany Mor is a researcher at the Israel Democracy Institute and a research fellow at the Chaikin Center for Geostrategy and the Herzl Institute for the Study of Zionism, both at the University of Haifa.

Stuck on the Wrong Road to Peace

In thrall to a moral impulse rather than a real strategy for peacemaking in Israel, America’s peace processors won’t stop, won’t learn, and won’t succeed.

Feb. 25 2021 12:01AM

Podcast: Shany Mor on What Makes America's Peace Processors Tick

The Israeli researcher joins us to talk about his blockbuster essay in Mosaic.

Feb. 18 2021 12:02AM

The Return of the Peace Processors

For decades, America’s foreign-policy establishment has, in the name of peace, incentivized conflict in the Middle East. Now that it’s back in power, can it learn from its mistakes?

Feb. 1 2021 12:09AM

Doves’ Labor Lost: How Israel’s Once-Dominant Party Faded Into Insignificance

Even after a decade of electoral failure, the Labor party prefers to console itself with platitudes about the reasons why. It won’t be successful until it confronts the truth.

Aug. 12 2020 12:15AM

Mor: Annexation Would Be a Missed Opportunity

There’s a rare geopolitical window open for the Jewish state right now—which means pursuing other interests than those in the West Bank.

June 24 2020 12:11AM

Here's Why So Many Are Outraged by Israel's Nation-State Law

The text of the law’s main article embodies the essence of Zionism and the state of Israel. Not so, the context envisioned by the law’s promoters.

Oct. 29 2018 2:38AM