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Winners and Losers: Israel’s Historic Unity Government

A joint JoeSettler-Jameel post.  Left behind in the wake of Netanyahu’s surprise unity maneuver are some serious winners and loser. There is no doubt that...

The Wrong Time to Dance

Standing at my tenth floor perch as the Yom Hazikaron siren blared, I was able to see directly into the open window of a room with three Arab workers in it. I heard myself gasp as the siren hit its loudest pitch, for at that moment, the workers dropped their tools, and began to dance together. And laugh. And dance some more. And as the tears of the Israelis on the street below flowed, these workers danced.

Alternative Reality – Destabilizing Morality on Memorial Day

There exists a new type of Israeli, who sees a moral equivalence between Israel's fallen, and those of the enemy.

The Rabbi Who Made Beit She’an Part of Israel

The borders of Israel are today under dispute, but that was also true 700 years ago. When Estori Ha-Parchi (Ishtori Haparchi), a Spanish-French scholar, came...

Courage Under Fire

Numerous people sent me a blog post which has been reverberating around the internet -- its title translated into English; "One who believes isn't...

Fauxtography: UN Employee Wages Media War Against Israel

Palestinians wage a war of lies with fake photos - the latest fauxtography is coming right out of the UN.

Why It’s Important To Know Hebrew

Many of the most fascinating posts I come across are based on sources in Hebrew. These stories would fascinate you, yet I simply do not have the time to translate them all for you...

“Rabbis for Human Rights” Refuse to Condemn the PA

The organization "Rabbis for Human Rights’ knows exactly how to condemn the State of Israel and its authorities for any action against a Palestinian. Yet, when it comes to a letter which condemns the actions of the Palestinian Authority, the Rabbis for Human Rights would prefer not to be in conflict with Palestinian activists.

Chanukah Special: Biblical Archeology Second Temple Artifact Found

Jameel writes about a fascinating archeological find that might very well be related to Chanukah.

Shlissel (Key) Challah: The Loaf of Idolatry?

Jameel discusses the origins of the minhag of Shlissel Challah.

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