So long as the Arabs believe they have a reasonable claim to the City of David they will never stop pushing or sending their children into the streets with knives. So long as they believe that Jerusalem is up-for-grabs then they will consider the whole shebang up-for-grabs.
Trump can’t make Jerusalem our capital – only the people of Israel can do that. But his statement represents a crack in the truly anti-Semitic double standard that has been applied to Israel with respect to Jerusalem since 1948.
How dare those who live on distant shores offer to sacrifice Jerusalem for us. It is MY son on the front line defending this land, defending Jerusalem from the north, as my city defends it from the east. They have no right and more, they do much wrong.
One can say whatever they wish about the President or his ulterior motives. But one cannot deny the significance of what he has done for the Jewish people.
Jordana weighs in with her Top 5 on the US recognizing JERUSALEM as the capital of ISRAEL.
I think it’s worth emphasizing the surreal nature of this issue. Israel controls Jerusalem. No other nation has made Jerusalem its capital city since the Jebusites lost it to King David’s army around 1000 BCE.
Though Trump will announce the intention of moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv To Jerusalem the process can take a few years as first they have to find the proper site for the embassy, followed by 3-4 years of designing and building.
Don't let the Main Stream Media (MSM) mislead you on the facts about Jerusalem. Here is a fascinating presentation of the truth...
Jerusalem's venerable troubadour, David Ben Reuven, presents his musical offering in honor of the US recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. ENJOY!
The New Israel Fund is in effect the military wing of the Reform Movement, using $ instead of rockets as weapons, annually giving millions to groups working to remake the state of Israel in accordance with its vision, and even to some groups whose goal is to destroy it.
Our partners-in-peace, the Palestinian Authority and its president-for-life Mahmoud Abbas, are taking pains once again to lay out how peace is going to come about, and more specifically, how not.
The actual existence and survival of the State of Israel and victories in our wars were not because of any help we got from other countries--not from the UN nor the Balfour Declaration
I hope President Trump is doing this because he wants to do right by Israel and the US. But what if it's a down-payment for peace talks?
That the New School invited an anti-Semite like Linda Sarsour to speak at an event entitled “Anti-Semitism and the Struggle for Justice” is crazy enough; the fact she used the opportunity to spew an anti-Semitic stereotype, pushes it into the Twilight Zone.
People ask if I’m worried about my son, a lone soldier in the Israeli army. Most of them don’t understand my answer: "All in all, I think he’s safer than he’s ever been"
Margalit, now in his mid-60s, appears hale and hearty, but as he tells his story, it becomes clear that this is an illusion. It's clear that there's a limit as to what he will publicly admit to, which is both a survival tactic and a sign of Post Traumatic Stress.
Could the expressions of offense taken with the things Ms. Hotovely said actually be masking feelings of guilt by American Jewry?
What we have here is nothing short of an ongoing revolutionary change in the relationship between the United State of America and Israel.
Ari Fuld confronts Yariv Oppenheimer on current events issues, and delivers one knockout blow after another.
David Ben Gurion: “In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles.”
Palestinians think there's a slippery slope between losing a cent of UNRWA benefits and the benefits disappearing altogether. in other words, Pals would have the same definition of refugee applied to them as the 50 million real refugees in the world today.
Why should Israel be paying-with land and concessions-for things it should be getting as a matter of course?
It is no coincidence that the same people who pounced on Hotovely in the latest political tempest do not generally share her values as a fierce patriot and a woman of Jewish faith with traditional Jewish values.
If Abbas is indeed correct, let the Palestinians cross the Jordan going east--and stay there.
The truth, that Israel is populated by all kinds of people who are not alienated from their society and not suffering from endemic racism is simply too much for the social-justice-warriors