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Did the Chinese Communists Really Save Jews Fleeing the Holocaust?

During his visit to China last month, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recalled that the city of Shanghai was “one of the few places that opened its gates” to Jews fleeing Hitler. Officials of the Chinese Communist government, standing nearby, beamed with pleasure at the expectation that people all over the world would read how their regime rescued Jews.

How to Use a Midterm Victory

There are good reasons for Republicans to be hopeful about the 2014 midterm election.

An Apology Posing as Bibliography

Far from presenting "new and diverse perspectives," this $1 million project offers the usual academic obfuscation mixed with Islamist triumphalism.

Why Israel-Turkey Relations will not Change

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan was educated within an anti-Jewish political framework.

US: Israel’s Prosperity a Problem

Does Kerry think it would be better for Israel to approach negotiations from a position of precarious poverty?

Shabbat Shalom, Jerusalem

Let’s bring back the country’s Jewish soul and return the sanctity of Shabbat to the public sphere.

Jewish Rabbis Fail at Stopping Child Abuse

Good people cannot accept the evil and sick deeds that are done by some in our community.

Turkey and Israel Should Launch Non-Violent Intervention in Syria

An alliance between Turkey and Israel will make the current Syrian regime tremble in their boots.

Daniel Pipes and Islamic ‘Essentialism’

Islam expert Andrew Bostom charges that Daniel Pipes' claims about the differences between Islam and Islamism contradict Pipes' past writings on the political nature of Islam.

Molestation Cases Must Be Handled by G’dolim, Not by ‘Experts’

If you’re lucky enough to avoid losing your children, you’re still not home free.

Arrest the Reporters Behind the al-Dura Hoax

France 2 and Enderlin must have their press accreditation revoked and be thrown out of Israel.

Why Do They Slaughter their Victims?

Slaughter is a routine, widespread practice among many Moslem families.

J Street: Demand Israel’s Peace Process Goal be Palestinian State

parently an affront to J Street's worldview, the focus of which appears to be the creation of a Palestinian State, whether or not that will bring peace.

Prayer – The Right To Argue With God

The Talmud (Berachot 26b) says, "tefillot avot tiknum" – “prayer was established by the avot.” The Talmud then uses the following verse (Bereshit 19:27) to prove how Avraham established prayer: "Vayaskem Avraham baboker el hamakom asher amad sham et pnei Hashem" – "And Avraham got up early in the morning to the place where he had stood before God."

Why The al-Dura Blood Libel Still Matters

Nearly 13 years ago, then-Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak journeyed to Camp David to end the conflict with the Palestinians. With the approval of President Clinton, he offered Yasir Arafat an independent Palestinian state in almost all of the West Bank, Gaza and in part of Jerusalem. Arafat said no.

When FDR Used The IRS Against Jewish Activists

The news that the Internal Revenue Service unfairly targeted conservative groups has brought renewed spotlight on a 2010 lawsuit filed by the pro-Israel group Z Street, which alleges it was also singled out by the IRS when applying for tax-exempt status.

Russia is Playing a Losing Hand like a Winner

Neither Secretary of State Kerry nor the president he serves seem to understand Russia's goals in the Middle East.

Iranian Presidential Election Turning into a Circus

Ahmadinejad may plan to reveal proof that the 2009 elections were rigged if his candidate's registration for presidential candidacy is not accepted.

Russia-US Brinkmanship Clashes with Israel’s Security

The Russian Yakhont missiles already delivered to Syria threaten Israel Navy ships carrying out vital missions in the Mediterranean.

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