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Israel, Facts Not Fiction

Where do you find your most objective news?

What’s Wrong With the Star-K Kosher Phone?

A kashrus agency should be concerned with one thing and one thing only: the kosher status of our food.

Notes from the Shmata Gang

Who is considered a fashion designer? Can you be a designer? Remember that designers do not need to know how to sew, draw, cut…

The Internet, Halacha, and Olam HaBah

I happen to know Gedolei Torah and Roshei Yeshiva who use I-phones and the internet. Are they all doomed?

Garin Tzabar: Helping Lone Soldiers Feel At Home In Israel

Israel’s Garin Tzabar program, supporting ‘lone soldiers’ with no family in Israel, recently welcomed close to 360 young women and men from around the world into its care.

Netanyahu, Lapid, Punish Families with Children and Bennett is Silent

"Only the wealthy won't feel Binyamin Netanyahu and Yair Lapid's latest budget cut."

The Collective Jew

Three incidents have once again reinforced what I have known all my life.

Top Al Qaeda Operative Left Blueprint to Govern Entire Muslim World

Nasser al-Wahishi provides a step-by-step assessment of what worked and what didn’t in Yemen.

Tribalism, Post-Tribalism and Counter-Tribalism

The modern left has become a curious amalgam of the modern, the post-modern and the savage.

Evidence that Morsi Actually Lost the Egyptian Presidency

Ahmed Shafiq, the former air force commander and former president Hosni Mubarak's last prime minister, actually won the presidential race by a narrow margin.

Trading In Maryland for the Mediterranean

It is not everyday that a young man from Potomac, Maryland travels for tens of thousands of miles to join the Israel Navy.

Egypt and the Muslim Brotherhood

The Egyptian army is fighting a movement that is extremely anti Semitic as a part of its religious theology.

Why I am important

Not a peep was heard a few months ago when Israel announced that it would build housing for Arabs in the same area.

A Woman of Courage and Strength

When a doctor told her there was no hope... she decided not to listen.

Those Jerusalem Views, Always Changing

It doesn't matter how many apartments are built. Housing prices still go up in Jerusalem.

A Step in the Right Direction

The moderate Charedi world that I often talk about as the future of mainstream American Orthodoxy - is a beneficiary of the new high school curriculum.

IDF Special Forces, US Marines, Train in Art of Urban War

Givati Special Forces conducted a joint exercise with the United States Marine Corps, to teach the IDF approach to urban warfare and to learn about the Marines’ operational experience.

Chinese-Israeli Cultural Relations Blossoming

Increased economic ties between Israel and China usher in cultural exchange.

S.O.S.: USA, UN, Europe, Go Help Egypt and Leave Israel Alone

Poets love to describe "spring" as the sweet smell of flowers and freshly cut grass in the spring, but this spring smells more like the sickly stink of a lot of broken bottles of cheap perfume in a closed space.

Their Heroes and Ours…

There is inside of me a part that thinks our greatest victory, even if the world does not recognize it, is simply that we are not like them.

Sad News, Latma ‘Regroups’

"The last two episodes of the Tribal Update, this week's and next week's, are a celebration of our accomplishments over the past four years."

Man-Made Meat? A fence for Wisdom is Silence

The proper response for almost the entire population of planet Earth to these eternal questions about man-made meat is “I am not qualified to render an opinion on this matter.”

State Dept. Now Fighting ‘Enemies Of Islam’

Does President Obama know that his Administration is launching an all out effort to kill or capture people in the name of Islam?

Yesh Atid, Revise Your Platform

"We believe that every person in Israel must have their fundamental rights met..." Not applicable to terror victims and their families' fundamental right to justice.

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