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On The Palestinian “Option” — Not Right — Of Return

Refugees in general, and Palestinian refugees in particular, retain an option to return, this is not considered an absolute right. It is an option to be measured against consequences of repatriation

Shiloh Musings: Israel’s Sovereignty and Security aren’t The Responsibility of POTUS Trump!

Israel is not part of the US; it is neither a state nor a "commonwealth." It's up to our own government led by Netanyahu. If he is clear world opinion doesn't matter, most opposition will fade away.

The Response Needed to the Haredi Protests Against IDF

The rioters, Haredim all, protesting the arrest of a draft dodger, were destroying public property, burning garbage bins, causing a public disturbance.

A Soldier’s Mother: I HATE Roller Coasters

Israel has been attacked from 3 fronts in the last week. A rocket landed in the Golan Heights; air raid sirens wailed in Eilat without warning; and Gaza fired a rocket landed on the Ashkelon beach.

How to REALLY End the Occupation

The fundamental issue and biggest problem is that the Israeli government tacitly accepts the idea that Judea and Samaria are occupied territories – in other words, land that belongs to somebody else

A Rocky Week

Jewish forces (not Turkish or British), wiping from the face of the earth a vibrant God fearing community in Eretz Yisroel and sending Jews into an unknown future, was heart rending for normal Jews

Shiloh Musings: Davka in Ofra, Just Incomprehensible

My daughter lives in Ofra with her family. It's still a wonderful place to live but court rulings have strangled its chance to grow. Gd willing, a solution will be found to allow Ofra to thrive again.

Natural Faith

While we lavish in the good times and praise G-d, we must suffer through the bad ones....and STILL praise G-d

Trump Released Most Pro-Israel Statement About Israeli Settlements By Any POTUS

It cannot be emphasized enough: This is the first time any U.S. President declared that the settlements were NOT an impediment to peace.

Refuting Chuckie Schumer’s Supreme Court Lies

“We should not confirm any Bush nominee to the Supreme Court except in extraordinary circumstances,” Schumer said. Schumer seems to have forgotten his previous statement.must be suffering memory loss

Emes Ve-Emunah: The Dignity of Difference

All mainstream Orthodox religious authorities and institutions have rejected the idea of female rabbis, except of course, Open Orthodoxy rabbis and the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance

OUTRAGEOUS! Famous U.S. Liberals Now Openly Calling For Overthrow Of Government

The right wing has used harsh terms, but only the most fringe have argued for the government's overthrow or the upending of a lawfully elected administration. Sadly the same can't be said for liberals

Shiloh Musings: Like The Loss of a Child, The Destruction of a Community A...

Just a couple of months ago, the residents of Amona had been told that they'd still be on the hill, or very close by, and that the government would build them a real community with real houses

The Imaginary Judge

Can you imagine a Supreme Court judge making rulings based on his own political leanings?

Trump’s Ban of Refugees from Terror-Prone Countries Not Comparable to Holocaust

Trump’s decision was made to prevent terrorists from coming into America. FDR prevented refugees from coming into America because they were Jewish and he thought the country didn’t need any more Jews

What’s the Exchange Rate for American Dollars Into Palestinian Arab Terror?

No one serious is saying the Palestinian Arabs don't need aid or shouldn't get it. The problem is that foreign aid to the Palestinian Arab gets turned by them into something lethal and hideous.

Shiloh Musings: Jews Who Fled Nazi Germany/Europe weren’t The Same as Today’s Fleeing Arabs

There is no equivalency between the Jews who were persecuted and threatened with certain death during the Holocaust and today's Arabs clamoring to leave their troubled countries. Period.

Emes Ve-Emunah: Marrying Out in the 21st Century

In the author's view, one should never give up hope that a child will be convinced to return to his roots even after they marry out.

Shiloh Musings: Stop Supporting So-Called “Palestinians,” sic, Parasitic Corruption!

The well-stocked stores would seem to contradict the general perception of suffering and impoverished Palestinians.

It’s Trump Time

A view on Trump from across the pond. Jewish Press blogger, Selena Myers, expounds on the changing of THE Guard in Washington.

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