"You are Terrorists, We are Virtuous," August 2006Link
Writer Yitzhak Laor discusses how the 2006 war between Israel and Lebanon was "the first to become a branding opportunity for one of our largest mobile phone companies, which is using it to run a huge promotional campaign." Laor also mentions that "Israel’s second biggest bank, Bank Leumi, used inserts in the three largest newspapers to distribute bumper stickers saying: ‘Israel is powerful.’"
"Prosperity Without Peace," June 2005Link
magazine article documents the growth of Israel's homeland security industry through mid-2005 and quotes investment banker Len Rosen as saying "it's security that matters more than peace."
The Russians in the West Bank Settlements, December 2005Link
Americans for Peace Now offers a detailed profile of Russian immigrant communities living in West Bank settlements.