The Real Deal

The anticipated or imminent arrival to the major leagues of a Jewish ballplayer is such a relatively infrequent phenomenon that it usually has Jewish fans buzzing - often for the two or three (or more) years it takes for a particular Jewish player to work his way up through the minor leagues.

Prisoner Releases From Hell

Later, after the first intifada "broke out" in December 1987, many among the leadership were traced back to that prisoner release.

‘Family-Values Rabbi’ Visits Jerusalem, Vatican

"Now we have the possibility of permanently stopping the yearly gay pride march in Jerusalem," Rabbi Yehuda Levin of the Rabbinical Alliance of America told The Jewish Press at the end of a two-week trip to Israel, which ended earlier this week.

Alibaba Loves Israel

Jack Ma, China's most successful entrepreneur, kvells over the Jewish state: "Rather than read about Israel, you should come here, feel it, and touch it."

The Bible is our Mandate

The drive to pass the Jewish nation-state law and the growing appeal of sophisticated Bible study stem from a similar profound place: a desire to entrench our roots in this land.

Who Am EYE?: Self-Perception In Our Relationships

When one can truly appreciate his uniqueness, he will be able to ascribe value to himself and to others, laying the groundwork for healthier and more fulfilling relationships.

The Renaissance Scholar Who Rescued The Talmud, Zohar and Other Books of Jewish Learning

Johannes Reuchlin, renaissance scholar and savior of seminal works in Jewish thought and theology.

Former EU MP: “Ayatollah Khomeini was like Stalin”

Former EU MP Paulo Casaca claimed that there are a number of striking parallels between the 1979 Iranian Revolution, the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution and Hitler becoming Chancellor of Germany in 1933.

Ben-Gvir Remains Defiant, Says Netanyahu And Bennett Are To Blame

Bibi and Bennett knew what the outcome would be, and rejected us and our constituents anyway.

From Zion to San Remo and Beyond

As long as Israel’s enemies are allowed to whitewash 3000 years of continuous Jewish national history in Israel and Jerusalem, genuine peace between Israel and her neighbors will remain a pipe dream.

Pioneers Of Pop Music

It seems we Jews are not only the'People of the Book' but also are the people of the sheet mucic and lyrics.

Facing A ‘New Middle East’: Core Recommendation For Israel’s Strategic Future (Part II)

Any chaotic disintegration of the world system wouldfundamentally transform the Israeli system. Again, recalling the remarkable Swiss playwright, such a transformation could ultimately involve total or near-total destruction. In anticipation, Israel will have to orient its strategic planning to an assortment of worst-case prospects, thus focusing much more deliberately on a wide range of primarily self-help security options. This point simply cannot be overstated.

Commemorating The Start Of World War II

The official beginning of World War II was September 1, 1939. On that day German soldiers invaded Gdansk after bombarding the city with a military warship. As part of the Polish Government's official series of events marking seven decades since the start of World War II, Poland's Jewish community and the Jerusalem-based "Shavei Israel" organization held a special ceremony yesterday in the Gdansk synagogue to commemorate the outbreak of the war, which paved the way for the Holocaust.

The Question the Palestinians Aren’t Being Asked

Friedman has been writing the same column for decades in which he asks Israelis whether they will leave the "West Bank."

Kerry, Carter And Israel

Faced with running against the most pro-Israel president since Harry Truman, John Kerry started in February to modify his position on Israel.

Deep in the Judean Desert, Two Jewish Pioneers are Building an Oasis Amid Uncertainty

Ari Abramowitz and Jeremy Gimpel, the two men behind Arugot Farms—a retreat center for music, prayer, art and meditation—say that U.S. President Donald Trump's peace plan could destroy all they have built.

How Mandela Eased Doubts Among Jewish Leaders

I first met Mandela in Geneva in 1990 as part of a delegation of American Jewish leaders.

Is Hamas Losing Power?

Hamas has found itself embroiled in a number of local and regional disputes that seem to have had a negative impact on its standing among Palestinians and Arabs.

Wanted: A Somewhat Less Murderous Palestinian Authority

Fatah, founded by Arafat & now led by Abbas, brought us the Munich massacre and other bloody murders

Why Jews Should Be Supporting Nuns

People of faith sticking together---

How Trump Can Blaze a New Trail in the Middle East

Mr. Trump, you have said you want to apply your unique negotiations skills to the Israel-Palestinian dispute. Suggestion number one: Move the United States embassy to Jerusalem where it belongs

The Gift of Disorder

For a better life, look for--and forward to--the unexpected

Is the Arab League a Legitimate Peace Broker?

Arab League announced in 2002: "We greet with honor and pride the valiant martyrs of the intifada."

Help The Monitor Decide

Beginning in 2005 the Monitor has awarded annual recognition to a Jewish individual who, by his or her statements, displays contempt for the Jewish people, disregard for historical truth, a desire to sup at the table of Israel’s enemies, or who otherwise plays into the hands of the enemies of Jews and Israel.

US Media Ignore Tel Aviv Shooter’s Plan to Attack Israeli Kindergartens

Police uncovered the terrorist's plans to "carry out an attack on Tel Aviv kindergarten students."

The Legacy Of Rav Aharon Kotler

As we commemorate the fiftieth yahrzeit this Friday, the second day of Kislev, of Rav Aaron Kotler – the greatest Jew, in the opinion of even many of his fellow Torah luminaries, ever to set foot on North American soil – we are obligated to reflect on his achievements and the lessons he taught.

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