On Sunday, Wall Street Journal editor and columnist Bret Stephens did what too many need to do: own up to the mistake of supporting the Disengagement Plan.
Israel’s leaders know that there isn’t a diplomatic solution. But what can they do? Over the years, Israel has become so dependent on the U.S. — for advanced weapons, spare parts, etc. — that it is almost impossible to say no to US demands.
We learned in Lebanon that we can’t defeat the enemy with our Air Force alone. What’s the point of a truce that will last for three weeks until Hamas fires more rockets at Israel?
In times of trouble like these, it behooves us to remember a phrase made popular in song after the attack in Pearl Harbor during World War II. A phrase that speaks to Hishtadlus: Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition.
The Palestinians actually stole a street pole (charity boxes included) to fire at Israel.
The latest lie-line of the Gaza propaganda machine is that Gaza has no army, no forces.
Some people like the smell of napalm in the morning, but I love the smell of missiles.
With an enemy like this, with its warped logic, there is no common language.
The IDF says no fewer than 99 such explosive devices have 'fallen short' in the last four days.
This past year, the government of Syria has slaughtered 50,000 truly innocent civilians. Does the world give a damn? No.
Israel ought to take advantage of this new world order and clean house in Gaza.
The average of 2 polls published last week, Channel 2 and Jerusalem Post. The Post poll was conducted November 12-13 and the Channel 2 poll was published November 14.
They can say it is only the hooligans and that every society has hooligans. I don't believe them.
An amazingly, pro-Israel cartoon in the London Times.
A video from the IDF Spokesperson about Hamas' propoganda
So know that I am with you. So is your mother. The whole Shabbat, she waited for the moment she could turn on the radio to learn what was happening.
Another ‘anti-Zionist head-exploding’ moment occurred when the U.S. House and Senate overwhelmingly passed non-binding resolutions backing “Israel’s right to self-defense.”
If Hamas knows it cannot defeat the Israel Defense Forces and will get a bloody nose for its efforts, it obviously has motives other than victory in mind.
Over time, the incredible connection that began when they were within you stretches.
The reality of what is happening is much less poetic, but astonishing when you pause to think about it.
This is a video, taken yesterday by someone who was not very smart.
I can’t see any way to complete the operation against Hamas without a ground invasion.
We were walking to shul on Friday night when the siren went off. I had to quickly decide which was closer, running to shul, or running home...
These “civilians” are not “innocent.”
What do you say to your son as he waits on the outskirts of Gaza? This is the message that I sent him.