God showcased open miracles in our liberation from Mitzrayim and what followed thereafter in order to embed a piercing belief in our souls that opened the gates to a later appreciation of ALL miracles.
JVP's goal is not to change Israel’s policies or its borders, but to undermine support for its right to exist as the one Jewish state on the planet, and to demonize its supporters.
Raising my son Menny for 4 years now has been an extraordinary blessing and incredible experience. He’s black and wears his yarmulke proudly. Our Jewish community and fellow Montanans embrace him unconditionally--He’s not that “black boy” and I’m not that “adoptive father”; they just see us as a family.
Tarring Israel with the “occupier” label also gives its violent enemies grounds upon which to portray terrorism as resistance to occupation
Oh, to live a life of study and prayer…Oh, how un-Jewish. Parshat Tzav opens with a discussion of 2 mitzvot that, instruct the kohanim to, basically, “take out the trash.”
Available data indicates more individuals than ever are opting out of religious observance. It’s not that they don’t want to belong – they want to belong to something that has more meaning for them
Whoever is running PR for the Palestinians really understands branding. How else to explain why the word “occupation” applies to them exclusively? In the end, branding won’t get them anywhere.
The Forward is smearing Dr. Gorka as anti-Semitic, using a Hungarian TV interview video spliced to delete Gorka’s denunciation of anti-Semitic parties and the fact his party was not involved with them
The convicted terrorist and murderer of Jews, Rasmieh Odeh, spoke last week to the Jewish Voice for Peace conference, receiving extended standing ovations and shouts of, "We love you, Rasmieh."
The NY Times felt the best way way to show readers the announcement of the new 40 person replacement town of Amona was by printing a big photo of Maale Adumin, a city of 40000 people. Is that accurate?
Hypocritically, anti-Israel academics wish to freely pontificate on Israel's many "defects" but don't like to be inconvenienced by being challenged on those biased, and intellectually dishonest, views
Our sages say that, unlike Elul and Tishrei, in which the teshuvah (repentance) process takes a long period of time, in Nissan we are able to change our course in an instant. Let's grab this chance!
Jordan "has rejected" the US request for the extradition of Tamimi. So Jordan’s “pro-American” regime continues to shelter Tamimi. And the Trump administration acts as if it can't do anything about it other than issue gently worded press releases.
Often, those purporting to speak for Judaism and Jews take positions antithetical to Torah. The Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV) was created to provide Torah true positions on contemporary issues.
The sudden increase in anti-Semitic acts in the US was, in fact, connected to Trump’s election–not because of anything Trump did or didn’t do, but because of media’s hysterical reaction to it.
The PA and Hamas teach children that Israel is one big settlement that has no place in the region and that the conflict with Israel is not over a 2-state solution, but the "liberation of Palestine"
According to the Jordanian High Court an extradition treaty was signed with the US in 1995, but that it is now null. But US financial support for Jordan remains robust.
French leaders classify many anti-Semitic incidents as “hooliganism” denying their anti-Semitic motives. Trump is far more positive toward Jews than virtually any French leader from the right or left.
In a showcase of cutting-edge Israeli innovation, famed lawyer and Israel advocate Alan Dershowitz took to the stage at the annual AIPAC Policy Conference and literally pulled water out of thin air.
JVP is an anti-Semitic hate group with a most ironic name: It's neither Jewish nor peaceful. JVP invited a convicted Islamic terrorist who assisted in murdering Jews to address and inspire their group
Historic piece of legislation that ends national service positions for organizations that receive most of their funding from abroad, passes the Israeli Knesset.
Hezbollah knows that civilian killed by Israel are a strategic asset. They reportedly offered reduced-price housing to Shiite families who allowed them to store rocket launchers in their homes
As a response to the recent school cancellations for snow days, let schools stay open as often as possible, leave it to the discretion of parents whether it’s too difficult or dangerous to come in?
The failure to acknowledge Palestinian vehicular terror in the same terms as similar terrorist attacks in other countries, feeds the false narrative that excuses or 'justifies' Palestinian actions
There’s little doubt that Americans are more deeply divided than they’ve been in living memory as traditional left-right debates have stopped being exchanges of ideas and become screaming matches