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The New York Times And Me

19 Kislev 5777 – December 18, 2016
For the NY Times, as for so many on the “progressive” left, the problem with Trump wasn't Trump but the Republican Party itself.

Passover Vacation Punishment Case Against Orthodox Employee Continues to Travel Through the Courts

How celebrating the holiday of freedom led to a capricious punishment and a legal case that may have significant ramifications.

Boycotting The Boycotters

Fighting 'fire with fire,' Israel has begun to stand up for itself against proponents of BDS by denying entrance visas to those engaged in “anti-Israel activity and by threatening retaliatory boycotts

INTO THE FRAY: An Inane, Insane Initiative

Once you utter the password, "two-state solution," you are welcomed into ‘polite society’ and invited to prestigious events to expound on your “progressive perspectives” no matter how preposterous

The Palestinian Jihads Against Israel

From Abbas's point of view, Hamas's terrorism will only increase the pressure on Israel to capitulate. Here Abbas has an ally in Hamas: to multiply jihads to force Israel to its knees.

Historic Achievement Or Farce?

Is the Regulation Law an historical achievement? Or is it a farce? My head says it is a major achievement. My heart, however, is telling me just the opposite.

Can We Learn From Laban? Our Galut In The Secular World

16 Kislev 5777 – December 16, 2016
Is there anything we can learn from Laban? The very thought of it seems absurd! Yet, for many in our community, there are lessons – important lessons – that we can learn from him.

‘Occupation’ Myth Exposed Again

I've got news for the world: Israel doesn't 'ocupy' the Palestinians. With one of the world's largest per-capita security forces, the Palestinian Authority are the ones who "occupy" the Palestinians.

Unforgettable: My Mother, Irene Klass, And My Husband, Dr. Ivan Mauer

A loving memorial to two great pillars of the venerable The Jewish Press

Lessons From Australia

15 Kislev 5777 – December 15, 2016
I was recently approached by someone who asked me why childhood sexual abuse in our communities is such a hot topic right now. My response was that it’s about time.

Israel-India Alliance is the Real Global Gamechanger

Israel finds India, the world's largest democracy with a billion citizens, a partner that displays no cultural hint of anti-Semitism and fights against the same enemies both past and present.

Can Trump Really Move the Embassy?

Can Trump actually alter longstanding US policy by recognizing at least the partial sovereignty of Israel over Jerusalem, a change the foreign policy establishment has told us would be cataclysmic?

And They Said Trump Wouldn’t Accept The Election Results

15 Kislev 5777 – December 14, 2016
They coyly credit the allegations by calling for an investigation without saying when such a probe should take place.

Harold Jacobs: A Life Of Service – An Interview with Paul Jacobs, Son of...

My great-great-grandparents were very upset that the Rebbe told them to go to treifa America.

The Amona Imbroglio

What’s commonly ignored is that Israel’s policies and practices respecting land occupied by Palestinians in Judea and Samaria are far more benign than those pursued by earlier generations of Americans in the interest of Manifest Destiny, although the goal is similar.

U.S. Policy On Israel And The Obama-Trump Transition

Resolution 242 does not in itself strengthen the already strong legitimacy in international law for Israel’s claim to the territories. But it is relevant in several respects.

Congress’s Push Against anti-Semitism a Reminder of Strings that Come with Taxpayer $

Free speech doesn't mean the taxpayer-funded government never has an opinion on what it will/won’t subsidize. If that were the case, society would never have an option to refuse to pay for anything

“Hate Spaces” Film Exposes Campus Intolerance

Anti-Israel lies, incitement, and hate speech are often tolerated under the banners of academic freedom and free speech.

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