How do Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz not choke on their lies?

Inspiration from Zion: Israeli Elections 101: 7 Lessons on Marketing, Slogans and the “NOT...

Watching him, I felt sorry for Gantz. He was trying to make the gestures and say the things he was told would make the best impression but his body language expressed louder than words just how uncomfortable and unsure of himself he was.

Inspiration from Zion: Beresheet: Israel Reaches for the Stars

We are a stiff-necked people. Our greatest fault, also our saving grace and an example to the nations of the world that anything is possible. Not even the sky can limit us.

Ori Ansbacher: Light, Freedom and Jewish Sovereignty

Ori’s murder is different because it wasn’t just a horrific attack on her, it was an attack against our nation. It wasn’t an attack on a woman who happened to be a Jew, it was an attack on a Jew who happened to be a woman. It was an attempt to erase the Jew from Israel.

Inspiration from Zion: A new IDF Chief of Staff – with love, awe and...

This week a new IDF Chief of Staff took on the responsibility of leading our military, defending our legacy and protecting our future. Lt.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi, Israel’s 22nd IDF Chief of General spoke of his responsibility and vision, defining his role and that of the IDF in a way I have never heard before.

Inspiration from Zion: Meet the Maccabees: My Nation forever, Israel

And because his was a life of symbolism, his parents gave him a name that means everything: Ami-ad Israel--My Nation forever, Israel.

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Hanukah is a celebration of Jewish nationalism (which does not exist without God) and not a holiday of religious holiness although there are some prayers that are specifically associated with Hanukah. It similar to celebrating Israel’s Independence Day which also commemorates the victory of a tiny group of stubborn Jews fighting for sovereignty and freedom, against an enemy much more powerful and well equipped and – by the grace of God – WINNING.

Inspiration from Zion: I DON’T Want a Ceasefire

The calendar may have changed but the events are unfortunately familiar--another attack, another ceasefire.

Inspiration From Zion: Operation Finale – Movie vs Reality

Sir Ben Kingsley, promised Elie Wiesel, the voice of morality and Holocaust Memory that he would, at the next appropriate opportunity, take on a role and dedicate it to him – and that is exactly what he did.

Inspiration from Zion: HaShomer HaChadash

What kind of modern child would willingly put down their phone, turn off the tv and go outside to sweat in the sun? What for? They don’t know what hard work is and why in the world would they want to do any kind of physical labor? There is no necessity that could drive them, no demand. It could never happen. Or at least that’s what the founders of the Shomer HaChadash Youth Movement were told.

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The new law sparked an uproar, mostly within the Jewish world. The question is, why? Is there something wrong with the law? In order to address these questions, we must first examine the content of the law. It is short and written in very clear language.

Inspiration from Zion: Rafael Levengrond: stepping into the gap, for Kim

The excellent employment opportunity was not enough to stave off the terrorist's hate. He preferred to murder Jews than to continue working there. The Palestinian Authority will pay him handsomely for the blood of Kim and Ziv.

Inspiration from Zion: Jewish Rights to Israel (part 1): Declaration of Independence

Indigeneity is the strongest claim any People can have to any specific land: this specific piece of land and no other is the ancestral homeland of my People.

Inspiration from Zion: WE ARE ARI FULD

Every Jew murdered is Ari Fuld. Every Jew alive is Ari Fuld – whether they know it or not. Now that Ari is no longer here, it is our responsibility to carry on where he left off.

Remembering Munich

While UK’s Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn honors terrorists that committed this atrocity, repeated attempts to give the slaughtered Israeli athletes the recognition they are due, have fallen on deaf ears.

Inspiration from Zion: How do you Feel about the Color Red?

Children’s thoughts about colors should not be dictated by a terrorist organization. Children should be free to play outside, free to walk from their home to visit a friend, without having to worry about where the closest bomb shelter is.

Inspiration from Zion: Life in Israel Under Fire

We all know the war is coming. It’s only a question of when. We actually had thought it was going to happen earlier but whatever is happening behind the scenes on the political level is keeping the attacks on a low flame rather than a full-blown war.

Inspiration from Zion: Fighting Fire, Under Fire

Kite firebombs don’t sound like a real threat. Balloons sound even sillier (especially when the balloons are made from inflated condoms) but this is no game. The kites and balloons have been found up to 25 miles from Gaza,

Inspiration from Zion: 3 misunderstandings about my Jewish values

Statements from Jews, usually from America, prefaced by “my Jewish values” usually precede some sort of accusation against Israel that has little to do with facts – or an understanding of Jewish values. The basics are really simple, if you take the time to actually look at them:

Inspiration from Zion: Stop Explaining Israel’s Right to Self-Defense

It makes me physically ill to see Jews abroad and even my own government in Israel bend over backward to not seem “too aggressive” to the nations of the world who love to condemn Israel for defending her citizens.

Inspiration from Zion: Honor thy Father and thy Mother that thy days may be...

Yesterday was Father’s Day. The fact that someone thought it was necessary to set aside a specific day for dads shows me that we don’t honor fathers enough in our everyday lives.

Inspiration from Zion: Israel in an Image: This is Why We Do What We...

The IDF didn’t go on a manhunt because they were ordered to. They certainly didn’t do it because it’s fun. They did it because we are one family

Inspiration from Zion: We Won’t Play that Game Anymore

What fuels the violence is European leaders sending the message that Arab violence is only to be expected because Arabs feel wronged by the existence of Israel and her eternal ties to Jerusalem.

Ronen Lubarsky (HY”D)

All our soldiers are precious, every life matters but sometimes you get a glimpse into a life and see a quality of character that is rich in everything we value most – kindness, decency, willingness to work hard and do for others, hope.

Inspiration from Zion: Why are so Many Jews Ignoring the Holiday of Shavuot?

Why do so many Jews barely notice Shavuot? What does this say about us as a people? What does this say about our future? Could we be ignoring this holiday because of what it teaches us?!

Inspiration from Zion: Don’t Tell Me to “Stay Safe”’

Kind, caring people, genuinely concerned people keep saying to me , Stay Safe!" Why do I find this so annoying?

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