The current modus operandus that restricts Jewish presence as a way of keeping “peace” actually undercuts the prospects for peaceful co-existence.
Rabbi Moses Maimonides is our fundamental source for relating to Islam and Christianity, and his views are clear and occasionally unexpected.
In Blumenthal’s world, anyone who believes in the Jews’ right to a state even in a tiny slice of their ancient homeland is a fascist or a Nazi.
Hundreds of boats tried to run the British blockade on the dangerous, open seas.
plans for a major coal-energy plant to be built in Ashkelon have basically been shelved.
Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #186, November 08, 2013
The immediate choice for the world today is not between diplomacy and preventive war. We have a third option: to maintain or even increase the sanctions.
Gematria is more than random wordplay.
"Israel has become an affluent and developed country that can afford to pay for its own defense."
What to do? I have an idea.
The overhyped Arab Spring has been cancelled in Egypt.
The scary part is that the uninsured are not showing up.
Obama is a self-centered, arrogant, and quite probably megalomaniacal and narcissistic -- and possibly sociopathic -- jerk.
"I find it shocking they won't list everything they've found." — Lawrence Kaye, Art Lawyer, New York.
if you call it “kabbalah” you are guaranteed a whole legion more of suckers.
In the Middle East, as in Europe of the late 30’s, the drums of war will keep on beating.
There are some 3,000 members of the Igbo ethnic group practicing Judaism in Nigeria.
Bad things happen, and when they do, the leader must take the strain so that others can sleep easily in their beds.
Under a sliding scale, carefully articulated in the Law of the Prisoner, the more heinous the act of terrorism, the longer the prison sentence, the higher the salary.
A plan by the State Department to transfer to Iraq 2,700 ancient artifacts and thousands of records that belonged to the Iraqi Jewish community but were seized by Saddam Hussein in 1984 has ignited an international firestorm.
If a teacher thinks his task is merely “to teach” – that it is no great thing to teach, that “anybody can do that” -- he must immediately be set straight.
Since I made aliyah with my family only about ten weeks ago, I don’t yet have the lexicon to describe what happened this morning.
A typical cow produces 70-80 pounds of milk daily while the Israeli cow makes 100 pounds!
We are brought into this confusing, fascinating, infuriating world for such a short amount of time, and it’s our mission to accomplish what we can for the several decades we are allotted.
The Oslo Accord state of mind, and the new Middle East vision, have been trounced by the Arab Tsunami.