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Syria – Reaping the Storm Obama Sowed

If surrendering US primacy in the region to Russia was the result of US passivity and inaction, the intrusion of Iran into Syria can very definitely be attributed to ill-conceived, active American policy.

The Test of the March of Return: Violence in the West Bank

The real test of Hamas’s March of Return campaign in Gaza lies in its ability to mobilize mass violence in Jerusalem, Ramallah, Bethlehem, Hebron, and other parts of the West Bank. So far, most of the Arab inhabitants of those areas are content to watch the events on their screens rather than in the streets.

Holy Legacy

It is amazing when you think that these men, women and children, who lived for months or years not knowing if they would survive another day, went on to live into their eighties, nineties – some even became centenarians.

Exploring Resistance

The question is not why all the Jews did not fight, but how so many of them did.

Texting On Shabbos: No Big Deal?

“Wouldn't you be devastated if your kid were breaking Shabbos?” I asked. He just smiled and replied, “When did you become so frum?”

Chassidic Yeshivas Are Shirking Their Duty

I must take issue with all the congratulations Senator Simcha Felder is currently receiving in the Orthodox community.

Israel won’t Tolerate an Iranian Presence in Syria

Russia aside, it is clear that Israel is determined to continue undermining Iranian efforts to entrench itself militarily in Syria and transfer game-changing weapons to Hezbollah.

David S. Wyman, 1929-2018 – The Man Who Changed How We Think About America...

Prof. Wyman’s studies led him to realize how little Christians in America did in response to news of the raging Holocaust, and that shook him to his core.

Both Jews And Poles Bled During World War II

As we approach May 8, the 73rd commemoration of Nazi Germany’s unconditional surrender to the Allies, many Jews – and many Poles – need to be reminded of both groups’ significant battlefield contributions to the Allied victory.

Jewish Community’s Tragic Loss

In the accident, five people were injured with two of the injured now under arrest as police are reportedly investigating whether they were driving while intoxicated.

NYS Assemblywoman Diana Richardson Should Resign

Richardson apparently was contemplating making some controversial remarks as she asked that digital recorders be shut off before she began speaking.

Unseemly Attacks On Simcha Felder

We have heard several reliable reports of outright anti-Semitic comments from legislators – some from those in leadership positions.

The Gaza “Return March” Splits Hamas and Organizers

{Originally posted to the JCPA website} The events at Israel’s border with Gaza reflect a deep division between some of the NGO organizers of the...

Downhill Slide: Posturing Over the ‘Plight of Gaza’ has Passed Peak Virtue-Signaling

It probably doesn’t feel this way to the people trying to explain why Israel has to defend herself, but over the past week, since Hamas’ border fence “protests” from Gaza cranked up, there has been a distinctly tinny, perfunctory sound to the adverse media coverage and political shouting.

Analysis: Latest Israeli Airstrike in Syria Likely Stopped New Iranian Threat

Amid fallout from chemical weapons attack, Israel enforces its own red lines in Syria, while sending a message to Iran and Hezbollah.

Ruth Wisse and the Israeli “Messy House” Metaphor

The nicest house in the world's most dangerous neighborhood is having proverbial rocks--and Molotov cocktails--hurled at it by a hypocritical world.

Peace, Only Through Israeli Victory

The “March of Return” symbolizes Hamas refusal to acknowledge defeat and until such time that the Arabs accept Israel's existence as fact, true peace and resolution to the conflict will be impossible.

PA Defies Bipartisan Taylor Force Act, Reiterates Commitment to “Pay to Slay” with New...

The budgeting of millions to pay terrorists and their families incentivizes terror. At a time when the US, with bipartisan legislation, signaled it would not tolerate the encouragement of terror, Abbas’s and the PA’s defiance is astounding.

Gaza and Jerusalem

Citizens of Gaza have plenty to protest about--just not Israel. Their complaints start with misrule by Hamas

INTO THE FRAY: Gaza-Collapse of “Land-for-Peace” Concept

Israel must convey that it will consider the continuation of the “March of Return” an overt act of war, and all the participants in it, enemy combatants—who must expect to face all the risks that entails.

Demography and Destiny

Many descendants of Jews are knocking on Israel's door, asking to be allowed in. All we need do is turn the knob, pry open the entrance, and they will come. It is time to close the historical circle and restore "lost Jews" to our people.

Lock, Stock and Blame Israel

The international community that demanded Israel retreat from Gaza, now attacks Israel for defending its border against Hamas, whose assault on Israel they qualify as “freedom of expression.”

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