Straight From The Jerusalem Cloakroom #200, December 28, 2006
Critical Israeli policy decisions are based on grossly erroneous demographic assumptions, which have led to demographic fatalism.
http://www.nfc.co.il/Archive/003-D-19586-00.html?tag=09-12-12 )., December 26, 2006
What if the pathological fear of Palestinian demography is grossly mistaken and misled?!
Straight from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #195, September 22, 2006
Fish – and especially its head – is served on Rosh Hashana as an omen for multiplication.
Straight from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #194, August 25, 2006
Arab fertility rate – within pre-1967 Israel – has decreased from 4.7 children per woman in 2000 to 4.0 in 2005 and 3.7 during the first months in 2006. Jewish fertility rate is creeping upward to 2.8 in 2006 from 2.7 in 2005, the highest in the industrialized world.
http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3264702,00.html, June 19, 2006
Prime Minister Olmert's visit to West Europe has reaffirmed the central role of Demographobia – the irrational fear of Palestinian demography - in determining Israel's permanent boundaries.
Straight from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #188, February 13, 2006
Annual US foreign aid to the Palestinian Authority and to International organizations, which support Palestinians, has been based - since 1997 - on a more than 50% inflated number of Palestinians.
Straight from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #187, February 03, 2006
Dr. Nicholas Eberstadt: "I want to salute Bennett Zimmerman and his Team for their path-breaking study…they caught the demographic professionals asleep at the switch."
Dr. Nicholas Eberstadt
The 6th Herzliya Conference, January 23, 2006
"The America-Israel Demographic Research Group caught the demographic profession asleep at the switch."
Straigth from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #185, October 26, 2005
Grossly erroneous demographic assumptions underline US policy on the Palestinian issue and dramatically inflate US foreign aid to the Palestinian Authority.
Yedioth Achronot, June 20, 2002
The demographic threat- to the survival of the Jewish State – is real. However, it has been frequently accorded mythical dimensions, in an attempt to scare the Israeli public and policy-makers into sweeping and reckless concessions, back to the 1949 lines.