Yishai Schwartz

Independent Journalist


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Yishai Schwartz

DateArticle NameLocation
12/08/14Israel Destroys Homes to Deter Terrorists. A New Study Says It Works—But Is It Moral?newrepublic.com
On October 22, Abdel Rahman al-Shaloudy plowed his car into a Jerusalem bus stop, killing a baby and young woman. A week later, a second driver mowed down another crowd, killing two and injuring a dozen more. A spate of knife attacks followed, in supermarkets, street corners and on roadsides, outdone only by a ghastly attack—carried out with meat cleavers, among other weapons—on worshippers in a Jerusalem synagogue. The day after the synagogue attack, the Israeli military demolished the al-Shaloudy’s family home, officiall...