In 2015, Israelis suffered about 10 terrorist attacks every day. Adjusted for population size, the violence would equate to a staggering 150,160 attacks in a year in the US (roughly 411 per day)
“Interesting” in my book means profound, provocative and positive. Here's my top 20 list of this year's "Interesting Jews"
Israel largely has Morocco to thank for its victory over its Arab enemies in the 1967 Six Day War, according to revelations by a former Israeli military intelligence chief.
It is well past time to boycott Al Jazeera and its social media site AJ+. Distorting history is just part of the problem. Incitement must have consequences.
I believe the whole range og 19th century Russian literature affected me deeply.
As opposed to other politicians, Netanyahu understands the real debate is not over the 1967 borders; not even over the 1948 Partition Plan borders. The real debate is over the Balfour Declaration
ALL God-fearing people have a religious obligation to consider a leader's most important qualification to be trustworthiness, in all realms of life.
Like everything else about Trump, his foibles seem outsized. They are not, merely tolerated by blind devotion; they augment the urgency of his message.
The heart of Sukkot is to know that life is full of risk and yet to affirm it, to sense the full insecurity of the human situation and yet to rejoice in it. Chag Sameach!
Despite the talk of the unprecedentedly close intelligence and military cooperation between Israel and the US, a case could be made that the Obama administration is—intentionally or otherwise—laying the foundations for Israel’s demise.
Have you noticed that Israel has barely been mentioned in the current presidential campaign? Here are ten questions that I think the candidates need to address.
It is the end of an era with Arthur’s passing and with him, the last of the old guard of The Jewish Press.
There were all kinds – litvish, chassidish, the daughters of roshei yeshiva and girls who weren’t even shomer Shabbos. Rebbetzin Kaplan took them all in
Many of our greatest artists have produced striking graphic works on these subjects; what follows is a selection of original artwork from my Sukkot collection.
Our condolences to his wife, Lu-Shawn, children Kenny and Kennedy, and the entire family.
While we, too, cringed at his remarks, we nevertheless find the Clinton position to be somewhat curious.
Whenever Ari speaks he makes it a habit to explain that he is not there to simply collect money, but his goal is to create a personal connection between the soldiers and the people around the world.
The transformation of Ulysses Grant the Civil War General and US President. He went from an anti-Semite to perhaps the greatest presidential friend of the Jews.
The world must sense the coming storm in Jordan and recognize that Jordan’s king is damaging his country thereby posing a threat to the region in order to buy himself more time on the throne,
The debate will be remembered for discussing both Trump and Bill Clinton’s sexual history as well as for the GOP candidate’s unprecedented threat to jail his opponent if he wins.
What is worrying is that measures to protect the Yazidis from future brutalities have been set back by the Iraqi parliament decision.
Obama plans to dish out tough love to Israel while citing Peres as cover; brandishing Peres’ peace bequest as a battering ram
"... there needs to be consequences ..."
In these days, there is a need for an economic accounting of the soul, to weigh the balance-sheet of our personal and national economic condition, our soul and our nation's.
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