Is it not incredible that as Eleazar was reading the divine road map for Israel outlining its destiny, 6,000 miles away the nations of the world were debating that same future?
There are, of course, trained professionals who do the field work. They are the people who bug the terrorists?
"Mr. President, I am calling you on your cell phone because my heart goes out to you. I would call you on your regular line but I understand that your phone is tapped. I know that sitting there in Ramallah for so many months without the ability to move more than a few feet at a time must be extremely frustrating and nerve wracking.
"Sir - Please know that many, many patriots here in America favor and support Israel. I am an American military officer who, if not for my obligation to my country, would come and fight for Israel. You are all in our prayers."
This week Israelis observed Memorial Day and celebrated Independence Day.
Sharon is the only Israeli prime minister in the past two decades to win re-election, because he is the only one to have stopped the wholesale surrender to our avowed enemies.
About 150 years ago, some German sodomites coined the scientific-sounding word "homosexuality," claiming that its devotees are born that way and therefore cannot help themselves.
A main current of "progressive" thinking today is post-nationalism -- i.e., narrow definitions of national self-interest are to be subordinated to the higher values of world community.
One of the most popular causes among Jewish liberals is opposition to capital punishment.
Neturei Karta is a small sect of ultra-Orthodox "Jewish" extremists, best known for marching arm in arm with Yasir Arafat and endorsing every anti-Israel terrorist and anti-Semite on the planet as part of its jihad against Israel.
As to which John Kerry we should believe on Israel just look at whom he wants to deal with when it comes to defending his own country.
The idea of individual liberty (non-intrusive government) has fallen by the wayside among modern liberals in favor of a belief that the state has a duty to do good.
How can it be that an inheritor (a spiritual leader no less) of Judaism, the religion that brought to humankind the awareness of a single, unique G-d, has such issues with prayer?
The president's war against the despots in Iraq and Afghanistan has had many encouraging consequences, as it convinced Libya and Iran, both enemies of the State of Israel, to come clean about their advanced programs for nuclear and chemical weapons.
Dear Professor R,You claim that it is unfair of people to accuse you of being anti-Israel, and all the more so of being an anti-Semite.
While it might still be possible for some to pretend that Palestinian Authority leader Yassir Arafat's Fatah movement is a peace partner, no sane or honest person can harbor the same illusion about Hamas.
Attempts to coddle them in the hope that they will finally "get it" and cut themselves free of Middle Age barbarism are naive.
When any nation attempts to fight terrorism with Geneva Convention principles and rules of war or law, it becomes a big bad joke.
If there is a hell, then you can bet that Sheikh Ahmed Yassin is roasting there now.
Maybe Kerry is just hoping to keep the Republicans so off-balance and on the defensive that his own history will never emerge as a real campaign issue, not even his numerous votes against defense spending but for higher domestic spending with increased taxes?
Wake up, Mr. Dershowitz. Your liberalism offends my sensibilities because it assumes that everyone on the other side of the political road is infected with gullibility, whereas it is a sickness inherent on the Left.
It wasn't only their words; it was the hatred in their eyes.
In some ways it is a depressing period in Jewish history. The American Jewish Diaspora community, or at least the non-Orthodox bulk therein, is in the process of committing cultural/national/religious suicide.
Sunday morning, February 22, I arrived at work just in time to hear about the bus explosion in Jerusalem. Nervously, I waited for the...