Obama felt he could solely focus on Palestinian dignity and Israeli security. In doing so, he abused the Jewish State and facilitated a twisted “progressive” approach to Israel which denies it dignity .
For Europe, Islamic terrorism is not real, but only a momentary disruption of its routine. We fight against global warming, malaria and hunger. But are we ready to fight for our civilization? Have we already given up?
The pivotal appointment to the Supreme Court Justices make the political nature of the US legal system quite clear/ From a British point of view that is truly shocking. From a halachic one it is horrific.
Yerushalayim is the place where Hashem was served from the beginning of time, the place where Hashem caused His presence to rest, and the place for unifying all Yisrael and for strengthening the bonds between Hashem and man
Shabbat is an opportunity to put life on hold just long enough to recharge our humanity, develop meaningful bonds through kinship and worship, and explore where we came from in order to decide where we are going
God commands Moshe: s’eu et rosh. Count. But don’t simply count. Lift the head! This is God telling Moshe that every individual matters. Every life is the entire universe. No individual is ever swallowed up by the many.
Trump expressed friendship and support for Israel in a more positive manner than any of his predecessors and also, diverting from recent presidential norms, spoke directly to the Arab world in a blunt and forthright manner.
David Rubinger, the famed Israeli photographer, snapped the most famous photograph in Israel’s history: three soldiers standing reverently at the Wailing Wall soon after Jerusalem was reclaimed in the Six-Day War. What is the source of the image’s endurance?
The indigenous Jewish population and the Muslim migrants who settled in Israel are inherently incompatible. The Palestinian problem might be solved somewhere in Jordan or Syria. History and experience tells us it will never be solved in Israel.