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Why is the World Silent When it Comes to Syrian Refugees?

Palestinians, African migrants and even Dreamers have everyone’s sympathy. Meanwhile, one of the great humanitarian crises of the century is unfolding in Syria, and the world just yawns.

Living in Peace or Resting in Peace?

Genuine progress in the Arab-Israeli conflict will not come about by the amount of land Israel cedes, but by the degree Israel’s neighbors embrace education for peace with Israel

Washington Post Claims Israel Used Iranian Drone As ‘Pretext’ For Attack

The Washington Post—without reason or explanation—sought to impugn the IDF’s motives and obfuscate on what happened

Why Netanyahu kicks the Palestinian Can Down the Road

It's not that Netanyahu lacks a backbone that compels him to postpone substantive action relating to the Palestinians, it’s the very serious assessment that the Jewish State will be in a better situation in the future.

Clash in the North – Israeli Success, Iran Frustrated

Former Head of IDF Intelligence Research Unit, Yossi Kuperwasser, says that Iran is seeking alternative ways to fight Israel. “Sending a drone into Israel was an aggressive gamble that failed”

Hamas Thanks Palestinian Sympathizers Who Post and Blog

The terrorist argued that the softening of support for Israel, through social media attacks,would make it easier to attack Israel’s “vulnerable underbelly,… its investments, its diaspora and its representations around the world.“

Iranian Drone, Israeli Counter-strike: Probing Defenses is New Normal

If Iran isn’t daunted by Israel’s pushback on Saturday, Israel will have to push back more. If Iran makes that “about” the strategic situation in Syria, the U.S. will have to push back more too.

Mahmoud Abbas’s Speech: Who Was the Real Audience?

Abbas’s blatantly skewed account of the nature of Zionism and the history of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict should bring Israel’s policymakers and opinion shapers to enunciate anew the story they tell their own people and the world at large.

Will Arabs and Muslims Never Accept Israel as the Jewish State?

Kedar concludes that 'Arabs and Muslims are incapable of accepting Israel as the Jewish State,' but can 'learn to live with it.'

The 2018 Winter Olympics: Divided We Stand

While liberals see the Olympics as an opportunity for negotiation, conservatives see Pyongyang’s agreement to attend as a tactic to gain benefits and not a genuine expression of warming relations.

Israel Wary of Hezbollah’s Increasing Influence on US-allied Lebanese Forces

According to Israeli military assessments, the LAF is increasingly coming under the sway of the Iranian-backed terror organization Hezbollah, which dominates Lebanon politically and militarily.

The OU, Open Orthodoxy, And Communal Decision-Making

No organization (i.e.the OU) can excommunicate anyone. It does not, however, mean that our communities lack organizing principles. Those principles operate based on individual choice. People effectively expel synagogues not compliant with mainstream halacha.

Trump Rates Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital Pinnacle of First Year

Reflecting on his first year in office in an interview President Trump said that his official recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel was the pinnacle of his presidency so far.

Why is Ireland Europe’s Most anti-Israel Country ?

The Irish and Jewish people share a common history of suffering cruel persecution and achieving national redemption against immeasurable odds. But today, modern Ireland is one of Europe’s fiercest critics of Israel.

Damned if you Do . . . and Trump and Netanyahu are Certainly Doing

The campaign against Trump and Netanyahu signifies a cultural disorder in the West that borders on the pathological.

Trump Admin Thwarts Irish Effort to Boycott Israel, Criminalize Trade

The Irish boycott bill was supported and pushed along by activists associated with the BDS movement, which has been dubbed a virulently anti-Semitic global campaign to economically isolate the Jewish state.

Are African Migrants the Final Straw for Liberal Jews?

Israel’s plan to deport illegal infiltrators hit a nerve in America where Jews sacralized the immigrant experience. The analogies to Jewish refugees and the Holocaust are resonating with American Jews.

Time Enough At Last

A loving recollection of her father and how his passing has inspired the author to get more out of whatever time she has in life.

Recalling The Real King Hussein

Hussein is widely viewed through the fog of history as something of a principled moderate who yearned to be a peacemaker with journalists whitewashing or ignoring its many inconvenient chapters and plentiful examples of ugly rhetoric against Israel and Jews.

Obama Used IRS to Target Pro-Israel Orgs Based on Anti-Israel Hate Sites

Imagine the Trump administration using the IRS to target black groups based on lists drawn up by the KKK and Neo-Nazi groups. That's what Obama Inc. was doing.

Remembering Three Rachels

The authorized establishment of the town of “Rachelim” came in memoriam to Rachel Imeinu and to two martyred 'Rachels,' Rachel Drouk and Rachel Weiss who were murdered for the sin of "DWJ'-driving while Jewish.

‘Outside-in’ is ‘Inside out’

The notion that Arab states can be relied upon to safeguard Israel’s security in a theoretical peace deal is a a pipe dream. Far from the Arabs protecting Israel, the reality is that Israel protects them.

US Palestinian Policy: Water or Gasoline?

Realizing the irrelevance of the Palestinian issue to the 1,400 year old endemic Mid-East turbulence, in general, and the eruption of the Arab Tsunami which has engulfed the Middle East since 2010, in particular, Trump concluded that the Palestinian issue represents a Red Herring, dwarfed by “major league” Middle East challenges/threats to regional and US interests

Why the Fate of Z Street Should Concern EVERYONE

The Z Street case must be viewed in the context of what came to be known as the IRS scandal. During the first term of the Obama administration, the IRS began subjecting conservative groups that applied for nonprofit status as education organizations to the sort of special scrutiny not applied to liberal groups.

Israel’s Illegal Immigrant Problem

Jews are commanded by the Torah not to deliver a slave into the hands of his owner, and a very small percentage of these people are, indeed, refugees. Though we are responsible for their lives, we do not have to keep them here forever and we do not have to grant them citizenship.

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