The architect of the Oslo Accords, Dr. Ron Pundak, explicitly admitted the entire purpose of the Oslo Accords was to make Israel a state of all its citizens instead of a Jewish state.
A trend towards High Holiday sermons about Trump or Netanyahu could set the tone for more political strife, even as a sense of Jewish peoplehood declines.
The left smears conservatives and tries wherever possible to prevent conservatives from speaking. Since leftists cannot debate conservatives, they have to smear them.
Let’s clear the table and tell the "narrative" as it really is: Jerusalem was chosen as the Jewish people's national and religious center before the dawn of organized religion. Other religions followed suit and declared it their own holy city – with catastrophic results during various periods of history.
UNRWA is a deeply flawed organization and has been so for decades. It has been an embarrassment that the US has done so little to reform the organization over the past decade and that liberal media still cannot accurately report on the agency’s corruption and failings.
It is remarkable to witness how Obama's tenure was so pro-Palestinian, that people have forgotten that the Democratic Party also was against the “Right of Return” before he took office.
So, if the need for meaning is the greatest of all human needs and religion,that which supplied meaning no longer does, what are millions of Westerners to do?
If groups like J Street and NIF, and Jewish leaders\want to be included in the pro-Israel community, they must learn a simple lesson: if you have an issue, bring it up with directly with the party in charge. In public, sing the praises loudly to all.
Even in this era of cynicism, honoring heroism and national service remains essential. Without it, the ideas that bolster America and Israel suffer.
Had Haaretz wanted to give a fair portrayal of my policy proposal, instead of alluding to “Transfer, the headline would have read “Evacuation-compensation for Arabs: An answer to Israel’s geographic and demographic imperatives?”.
The world is much worse off for not electing John McCain a decade ago.
In one sentence, NY Governor Andrew Cuomo revealed the left’s true view of the US: “America…was never that great"
From Brooklyn to Britain, the writing is on the wall--Will you read it?
The key word for understanding all much of the world's madness is “identity.” We are experiencing a war against all identity and all essence. It is a world war, but here in Israel it is the most extreme.
The late Kofi Annan was personally respected, but his failures as U.N. Secretary-General explain why the institution remains a sad farce.
From recent reports on planned Israeli responses to events in Gaza, one might be excused for thinking that the late Shimon Peres had returned from the hereafter, reincarnated in the form of the allegedly hawkish Avigdor Liberman
The awful people who hit nurses do so because Israel, since its founding, has fostered a socialist culture that transfers all responsibility to the state--everyone competes for the attention of the system
Many countries – including the U.S.A., the United Kingdom and Israel – deny both citizenship and visitation rights to people who are deemed to be not conducive to the public good / promoters of harm.
Liberman’s appointment as Defense Minister ignited expectations of a qualitatively different approach to that of his predecessor—one discernibly more robust and resolute… Sadly, this was not to be
If support for the Jewish state is declining, it may have more to do with American Jews than the Israelis they claim to deplore.