The course reading materials do not even attempt to present contrary readings and source material from historians and other scholars who do not condemn Zionism.
What I am calling the "Movement for Jewish Freedom" is an attempt to reengage Zionism as a political movement grounded in solidarity with other groups who share common interests.
Painting Israel as tarnished by racism, especially when done by so-called Jewish leaders, alienates young American Jews who care strongly about racial justice.
“I want to say to all the people of Samaria that they are beloved by the American people, and we believe that Judea and Samaria are not the ‘West Bank’ but part of the state of Israel”
Throughout her speech on anti-Semitism, whenever Powers described attacks on Jews, she never mentioned that the perpetrators were virtually always Muslims.
For decades as a journalist Fallaci's worldview was decidedly left wing and shot through with an abiding cynicism toward the US, but her thinking underwent a swift evolution with the rise of jihadism.
Greenblatt re-positioning the ADL from a centrist position for pro-Israel activism to one openly opposing the democratically-elected government of Israel is a sea change of enormous importance.
Students seeking an "Open Hillel" want to use the organization in their quest to separate Jews from identifying with Israel - at least an Israel with a Jewish soul.
With so much power residing in one individual, a president’s health, let alone illness, is no small matter.
Many Swedes are in shock after the Swedish opposition leader Anna Kinberg Batra so offended Israel during her recent four-day trip to Israel and the Palestinian Territories.
Since the Twin Towers collapsed, the modern nation state has been collapsing, as well. The values built by the nation-states are not capable of dealing with the challenge of Islam.
In the wake of 9-11, almost the entire nation felt a sense of unity, an overwhelming gratefulness to firefighters and police who risked and in many cases lost their lives. Where has all this gone?
Bitachon is trust in God – a trust that He will make things end up all right. It is more than faith and belief that God is able to extricate an individual or a community from a difficult situation.
Today I got up from sitting shiva for my beloved mother, Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis. I looked for her but her chair was empty. The pain is raw. Where is my beautiful Ema?
Peace is actually hampered by the lack of Jewish sovereignty over YESHA, the cradle of the Jewish people. This is true regarding peace in Israel as well as the world in general.
The Flotilla's message: Israel is to blame for everything and should embrace national suicide by ending the Gaza naval blockade that stops Hamas from importing weapons. Its message for Hamas? Nothing.
"Political correctness in prisons is allowing extremism to flourish because guards are too afraid of confronting Muslims." Extremists "exploiting... staff fear of being labelled racist." The Telegraph
Israel may feel it is in its best interest to placate the court, but the ICC as an arm of Western ambitions throughout the region and the developing world does not have Israel’s interest in mind.
Rosh Hashanah is just 4 weeks away so get ready, Come to Israel and join the weight of the nation (approximately 6,000,000 Jews in Israel @ an average weight of 150 lbs, that’s 900 million lbs)
Sporadic violence has broken out in recent days against the Palestinian Authority by individuals, tribal groups and clans at odds with the increasingly unpopular rule by the PA's corrupt leaders.