Ofir Haivry has given a historically well-versed account of the evolution of Zionist and Israeli grand strategy, from Herzl to the present. He also makes a trenchant case that Israel has strayed from the “activist” precedent set by David Ben-Gurion in the early years of the state.
Beware an Alliance of the Weak
Even in a region that is unfree, Israel has shown that it can maintain liberty. There is no substitute for independent power.