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An Awakening…or Just Terror?

In the Middle East and North Africa, at least among large swaths of enthusiastic Islamists, true redemption still requires Muslims to present tangible proof of 'membership.'

Would PA Allow Jews in Jerusalem?

We must remember, too, that Abbas has said no Jews would be allowed to live anywhere in a Palestinian state.

Get Serious

A political tsunami is approaching, and the Jews in the land of Israel are fighting over total non-issues. If it weren’t so sad, it would be comical.

Extra Thoughts: Hagelian Dialectic

Extra thoughts that could not make the main text of "When AIPAC Went AWOL."

The Arab Street is Still Angry

The American foreign policy error was to assume that the political grievances of the Arab Street could be appeased with democracy.

The Rise of Israel’s Words Warriors

Overlooking incendiary rhetoric is exactly what led to the global delegitimization of Israel.

After Afghanistan

It is very doubtful that Obama, whose big plan for Afghanistan was to copy the Bush plan for Iraq that he denounced in the Senate, has a backup plan. Brennan certainly does not.

Islamist Assassinations in the West

Assassination sends a specific signal to others not to follow in the victim's footsteps.

The Dreaded Israel Lobby Strikes Again

It's not always clear what the Israel Lobby's accomplishments really consist of.

Gaza Exporting Terrorists to Syria

The Gaza Strip is swarming with radical Islamist groups whose goal is to destroy Israel and the U.S. Most emerged after the Israeli withdrawal from the Gaza Strip in 2005.

It’s a Good Thing She’s in the Knesset

Arab MK Haneen Zoabi (Balad) doesn’t allow us to flee from ourselves. She holds an intelligent, scathing and vital mirror to our faces.

Global Zero’s Possible Consequences For Israel

As this is being written, Chuck Hagel has yet to be confirmed as secretary of defense. Whatever the outcome of the Senate vote over his nomination, the views Hagel would have brought (or will in fact bring) to this post are extremely problematic.

Hollywood is Dead

Tinseltown is pretending to be artistic and creative, even while both qualities are dead as doornails.

Muslim Killings in the US: Jihad or Criminality?

Both law enforcement, the media and elected officials are reluctant to give out information about the attackers' religion, much less their motives.

Palestinians Plan Violence so US Extracts Israeli Concessions

It now remains to be seen whether Obama is aware of this attempt to put pressure on him, or whether he will continue to turn a blind eye.

Tribute to my Wife on Our 25th Anniversary

Men ultimately fall in love with those women who bring out their best qualities.

Who Needs the Family

When a civilization destroys its families, then it destroys itself.

The Ages of Purim

While the New Age Jews sneer at the Holocaust obsession, Jews know that the past in all its awful terrors is a map and that forgetting it carries a terrible price.

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