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Still Desperately Awaiting Rain

10 Kislev 5774 – November 13, 2013
So far, most of this winter, which began a month and a half ago, has been with clear blue skies like in the picture I took last week.

Words, Words, Words, Bibi Sure Gives a Good Speech

9 Kislev 5774 – November 12, 2013
He should be as firm with the Arabs as he claims to be with the Iranians.

Untangling Israel from the American Web

2 Kislev 5774 – November 5, 2013
Israelis are not happy about the next round of talks being directed by United States Secretary of State John Kerry.

Rosh Chodesh Kislev, Getting Ready for Hanukkah

1 Kislev 5774 – November 4, 2013
The Holiday of Hanukkah takes place at the end of the month, when the moon is fading from the sky and its light has gotten dimmer.

The US Endangering Israeli Security

1 Kislev 5774 – November 3, 2013
The mistaken idea that the U.S. is Israel's trusted ally has been proven wrong time and again.

Kislev (and Hanukkah) Approaching

27 Heshvan 5774 – October 31, 2013
I organize Women's Rosh Chodesh Prayers at Shiloh HaKedumah-Tel Shiloh.

Book Review: ‘The Elephant in the Room’

25 Heshvan 5774 – October 29, 2013
Torah, Wisdom, and Inspiration for Life by Ron Yitzchok Eisenman

Better the Death Penalty than Releasing Arab Terrorist Prisoners

25 Heshvan 5774 – October 28, 2013
A Cabinet committee unsurprisingly defeated the Jewish Home bill to prevent the government from freeing heavy-duty terrorists.

No Place or Time Is Immune From Antisemitism

24 Heshvan 5774 – October 27, 2013
"Maybe in Germany in the 1930s and Russia in the 1970s but certainly in Sydney, Australia, Bondi you just don't expect an unprovoked attack."

Things Only a Trempistit, Israeli Hitchhiker, Would Know

21 Heshvan 5774 – October 24, 2013
The numbers of Arabs in Jerusalem aren't totally accurate, because many who hold legal residence don't actually live there.

Israel Should Build Much, Much More in the ‘West Bank’

20 Heshvan 5774 – October 23, 2013
Unfortunately, Israel is still dominated by Jews who are insecure in our success as a legitimate country.

Is this Peace the Real Thing?

17 Heshvan 5774 – October 21, 2013
None of the ideas so blithely bandied about would give Israel and Israelis any added security.

Anat Berko, Unlike Bibi, Not Afraid to Shout-Down our Enemies

16 Heshvan 5774 – October 20, 2013
Berko showed that it's possible to have a hasbara victory, even on campus.

Real Life in the Heart of Judea-Samaria aka ‘West Bank’

13 Heshvan 5774 – October 17, 2013
I speak Hebrew, English and pantomime with the Arab customers.

Will We Have a Wintery Rosh Chodesh Kislev?

11 Heshvan 5774 – October 15, 2013
I decided that it's best to start the week off with our group prayers at one of the holiest sites in the HolyLand, Shiloh.

Funerals in Israel, Especially When a Sage Dies

4 Heshvan 5774 – October 8, 2013
The head of the company didn't think it would be proper for us to be selling clothes when the great rabbi was being buried.

Terror Close to Home

3 Heshvan 5774 – October 7, 2013
If I can trust my memory, Psagot was a brand new yishuv when we moved to Shiloh in 1981.

Rosh Chodesh Marcheshvan, Join Us!

30 Tishri 5774 – October 4, 2013
I got the idea to invite Jewish women to pray together at Tel Shiloh on Rosh Chodesh.

Islamist Extremists Winning, What Would Rav Kook and Jabotinsky Say?

30 Tishri 5774 – October 3, 2013
Rav Kook's and Jabotinsky's followers are together in the Israeli Government, but they haven't taken the best from either philosophy.

Huge Pro-Settlement Rally in Jerusalem Wednesday

28 Tishri 5774 – October 2, 2013
Our people in Jewish Home and Likud kept campaigning that they had to be in the coalition to influence government. They're in now, and what influence do they have?

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