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Burkini Bans and Jewish Democracy

The 'burkini ban' was enacted in response to Islamist terror attacks in France and concerns about the integration of France’s Muslim minority, France’s highest court just deemed it unconstitutional

Does the Times Want Middle East Peace?

Since 1967, Arab reconciliation with Israel has been frustrated by Palestinian rejectionism, a luxury Cairo and Riyadh can no longer afford because of the nuclear deal and rise of Islamist terrorism

WANTED: Rabbis with Knives between Their Teeth

Real religious leaders should not be “honored,” “valued,” or “well respected.

Respectful Dialogue, Nuanced Views: New Visions for Peace in the Holy Land

Controversial and compelling. the discussion touched on essential issues concerning the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, RESPECTFULLY.

Why The Obsession With Jews?

Jews constitute an insignificant portion of the world’s population, 0.2% Considering the minuscule number. why is there such disproportionate coverage of Jews and Israel?

Let’s Talk Responsibly About Suicide

Drug abuse can be cured, the toll of an overdose reversed. But suicide is irrevocable.

Who Am EYE?: Self-Perception In Our Relationships

When one can truly appreciate his uniqueness, he will be able to ascribe value to himself and to others, laying the groundwork for healthier and more fulfilling relationships.

Who’s The Stranger?

The admonition not to mistreat gerim in this week's parsha is not limited to converts. Anyone in any social situation can feel like a ger, it’s just the inevitability of social dynamics

Israel is not a matter of Bipartisan Consensus

The chasm between how the parties view Israel is clear: Democrats, at best, see moral equivalence between Israel and the PA; Republicans see Israel as a close and valued ally under unprecedented attack

The Devil is in the Details

Rabbi Riskin was surprised to learn that a peace plan he supported would make him a Palestinian citizen and thoroughly endanger the existence of the state of Israel.

Are Jews who Refuse to Renounce Israel Being Excluded from “Progressive” Groups?

Applying "intersectionality"—a pseudo-academic theory asserting all social justice movements are inexorably linked, anti-Israel activists have made opposition to Israel and support for BDS a litmus test

Hillary Scraps Her Worst Pander

Objective jurisprudential standards have come to be seen by the activist left on campus as tantamount to victim-blaming.

3 Justice Department Field Offices Wanted to Investigate The Clinton Foundation.

Hillary Clinton can sleep well at night. She knows that no matter what she does, her defenders at the Department of Justice will shield her from harm.

Why is Pollard Being Forced to Violate the Jewish Sabbath?

Though Pollard has finally been "sprung," he is still being punished-as a Jew. The system has taken away the thing that is dearest to him--his observance of the Jewish Sabbath.

Turning Suicidal Teens into Killers

Neither Israeli-Palestinian peace nor a better life for Palestinians will ever be achievable as long as this culture of death continues to dominate mainstream Palestinian politics.

Is This What Peace Looks Like?

If 34 years after "peace." an Egyptian athlete still won't shake hands with an Israeli, what does that portend for peace with the Palestinians, whose society is drenched in hatred of Israel and Jews?

The Lie Of The Occupation

Palestinians are so good at propaganda they've won over hapless progressive liberals, including many Jews whose legendary compassion for the downtrodden extends mainly to those outside Judaism.

Has the Anti-Defamation League Lost the Plot?

I rubbed my eyes with incredulity when I read bizarre anti-Israel/pro-Black Lives Matter statements emanating from Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of the ADL. Has he completely forgotten the ADL's purpose?

Why Is The Most Corrupt Candidate In History Winning Big?

How in the world is this prevaricating potential-presidential possibly prevailing?

Government to Expel BDS Activists. Bravo!

I applaud Israel's government for, albeit belatedly, acting to expel or bar entry to foreigners entering Israel as "tourists" to promote/assist BDS and provoke West Bank Palestinians against the IDF

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