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Syria And Obama

How did we move so quickly from complacency to last-minute weapons deliveries and a possible no-fly zone?

The Jewish Continuum and You

You are a link in a long great chain of people bounded by a heritage that stretches back nearly six thousand years.

‘American Guarantees’: Foolish Offers

It appears not to have occurred to Condoleezza Rice that Palestinian statehood was incompatible with Israeli security.

Holy Garments: Reflections on the IDF Uniform

A Jerusalem chassidic rabbi banned uniformed IDF soldiers from his group’s study halls, synagogues and yeshivas.

Must a Jewish State Be Zionist?

Many Israeli intellectuals seem still caught up in an outdated debate about their identity caused both by their secularism and their left-wing ideology.

Outside the Box

Terrorism has become a military tool of states, not just sub-national organizations.

The Ottoman Slap

Over the years, Turkey's notoriously thin-skinned prime minister has earned a tidy sum from suing those he claims have defamed him.

Is Hamas Losing Power?

Hamas has found itself embroiled in a number of local and regional disputes that seem to have had a negative impact on its standing among Palestinians and Arabs.

NBC Misreports, Maligning Rabbi on Sexual Abuse Stance

In subsequent email correspondence with Berkowitz, the producer of NBC readily admits that Berkwoitz did not advocate that victims turn to rabbis instead of the police.

Why Did God Put Us Here?

It is easy to go through the motions of our days, weeks, months and years and not ask ourselves, “What is it that God wants from me?”

The Muslim Brotherhood Headed for a Blow-up

Opposition movements usually get public support and encouragement from the masses because they challenge a corrupt and oppressive regime. This public support is what...

Palestinians: ‘No Jews Allowed!’

Originally published at the Gatestone Institute. The next time U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visits Ramallah, will he actually violate U.S. law to make...

How the U.S. Benefits from its Alliance with Israel

Israel’s cooperation with U.S. companies on information technology has been crucial to their success.

Alice Walker’s New Anti-Semitic Lows

Her latest book, The Cushion in the Road, is replete with an abundance of anti-Jewish rhetoric.

Are Christian Invocations Constitutional?

The inauguration of an American president has, since 1937, always begun with an invocation by a clergyman

The Most Misquoted Verse in the Bible

And what if I'm self loathing and depressed, and constantly contemplating suicide? Should I then kill my neighbor?

Islamic Cannibalism

The clever plans of the ayatollahs, who, it is well known, have the capabilities and are divinely inspired to plot the fate of the world, are nevertheless going awry.

US in Afghanistan: Of Course We Negotiate with Terrorists

The announcement of talks with the Taliban coincided with a rocket attack by the Taliban on the U.S. air base at Bagram, in which four of our servicemen were killed.

Lebanon’s Anti-Palestinian Apartheid Laws

Although Palestinians have lived in Lebanon for more than six decades, they are still treated as foreigners when it comes to obtaining a work permit

Rape, the Agunah Problem, and Bernard Jackson

Modern Orthodoxy has tried valiantly to deal with the issue through prenuptial, but the Haredi world has refused to make any concessions.

Rouhani and Iranian Deceit

The West is not acquainted with Shi'ite culture and is not aware of the deep motives that drive Iran.

Roger Cohen Praises AJC’s Harris Attack on Bennett

Every once in a while, you can glean from the Chutzpah an entire world view.

Why Do We Let Abortions Become a ‘Leftist’ Issue?

In considering the rights of the unborn child versus the mother's, Jewish law sides with the viable life—mother, against the potential life—fetus.

Modern Orthodoxy’s Welcome Alternative

Many of the talented and motivated individuals who leave the Haredi world could choose Modern Orthodoxy, but they don't.

When Helen Keller Confronted The Nazis

The outcry around the world against Nazi book burning included a moving letter from Helen Keller.

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