Across Israel, Meir Panim responds to the growing needs of the country’s 1.75 million impoverished residents through various food and social service programs.
Posted on: April 23rd, 2008InDepth → Columns
My U.S. lecture tour was very successful. But a great surprise awaited me back in Israel.
Posted on: April 23rd, 2008InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
Horace was born in 65 BCE, and died in 8 BCE. His ode (I, 14) on the "Ship of State" pertains to ancient Rome, but it might just as well refer to Israel after "Palestine".
Posted on: April 23rd, 2008Sections → Magazine → Archives
Every year there seems to be a new bestseller with a Holocaust theme that reveals a new story of heroism in the most horrible of times.
Posted on: April 16th, 2008InDepth → Columns
Is there a solution for the military crisis plaguing Israel's south?
Posted on: April 16th, 2008InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
Protecting Israel from terrorism is, at least in part, an intellectual task. Let us, therefore, now think very deliberately about terrorism.
Posted on: April 16th, 2008Sections → Magazine → Archives
In what has been one of the major memorial events in Poland commemorating WWII, Warsaw saw a gathering of world leaders this week at the 65th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.
Posted on: April 9th, 2008InDepth → Columns
Leaders with the Oslo mentality who have led Israel until now really do not have solutions to Israel's problems.
Posted on: April 9th, 2008InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
Over the years, regular readers of my column in The Jewish Press may have noticed a continuing regard for the concept of time.
Posted on: April 9th, 2008Sections → Magazine → Archives
On March 13 representatives of The Museum Of The History Of Polish Jews addressed the Helsinki Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe regarding the importance and aims of its institution.
Posted on: April 2nd, 2008InDepth → Columns
Rabbi Yitzchak Dadon is a Jew who has not been confused by misplaced love theories.
Posted on: April 2nd, 2008InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
Pain can sometimes be sanitized by language, but it can never be truly anesthetized.
Posted on: April 2nd, 2008Sections → Magazine → Archives
Purim is major event throughout Poland. Many marginal Jews bring their whole families to the synagogue for the festive reading of the Megillah.
Posted on: March 26th, 2008InDepth → Columns
Since the founding of the state, the goal of Israel's leaders has been to make Israel a normal state like all other states.
Posted on: March 26th, 2008InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
Facing imminent existential attacks, Israel could decide to preempt enemy aggression with conventional forces.
Posted on: March 26th, 2008Sections → Magazine → Archives
People are on edge when it comes to the topic of anti-Semitic occurrences in Poland.
Posted on: March 19th, 2008InDepth → Columns
Have you ever climbed the wrong mountain? I don't think that anybody who has passed through IDF officers training has not had that experience.
Posted on: March 19th, 2008InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
"In a dark time," says the poet Theodore Roethke, "the eye begins to see." Today, with improving sight, the Iranian nuclear threat should remain bright in our visual field. Despite a recent U.S. National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) that effectively supports Tehran's multiple lies and deceptions, this unconventional threat remains existential. It follows that an Israeli and/or American preemptive strike against certain Iranian nuclear assets and infrastructures should still not be ruled out.
Posted on: March 19th, 2008Sections → Magazine → Archives
Throughout Jewish history there have been many defining moments.
Posted on: March 12th, 2008InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
My readers in The Jewish Press are accustomed to reading my articles on timely strategic and jurisprudential issues. For the most part, these columns have explored various dangers of terrorism, war and genocide. But sometimes we are imperiled by a very different sort of terror. There is, of course, the "usual" threat of terror violence (the terror "outside"), but there is also a serious specter of interior terror that arises from our willful abandonment of individuality (the terror "within").
Posted on: March 12th, 2008Sections → Magazine → Archives
It was only last week that thousands of Chassidim went to Lejask (Lizhensk) in order to commemorate the 222nd yahrzeit of the tzaddik, Noam Elimelech of Lejask (1717-1786).
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