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J Street Dealt Setbacks in Competitive Midterm Races

The political action committee of the left-wing Israel group J Street batted just under 43 percent on Tuesday night, as most of their endorsed candidates in competitive races wound up losing their bid.

Chinese VP Visits Israel Innovation Conference

By Dr. Mordechai Chaziza, November 5, 2018 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: In a sign of the importance Beijing assigns to ties with Jerusalem, China’s powerful VP, Wang Qishan, made a visit to Israel last week. He is the highest-level Chinese official to visit since then-president Jiang Zemin visited in 2000. Wang is known as a “firefighter” and is a close ally of President Xi Jinping, the most powerful Chinese leader since Chairman Mao. Continue to full article ->

More PA Lies: PA Presents Holocaust Victims as Arabs!

PA TV showed a photo with rows of dead bodies claiming they were Arabs killed by Israelis in the Arab village of Al-Dawayima in 1948. In fact, it was a photo of Holocaust victims in a concentration camp.

Embassies on Move to Jerusalem

Inspired by Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, many countries intend to announce their plans to relocate embassies to Jerusalem, senior diplomatic official says • Meanwhile PA asks Egypt's el-Sissi to use his influence to thwart move by Brazil.

Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Exposes Sarsour’s Two-Faced Opportunism

The national Women’s March made sure to post and promote an image of national co-chair Linda Sarsour, microphone in hand, speaking in love and solidarity American Jews--

VP Pence Hints Who’s Behind Migrant March; Media Mum

the timing of the migrant caravan tells its own story. If we look at it as a move by Russia and Iran, in particular, it can be logically recognized as part of a campaign to attack U.S. interests on a broad front. The motive is to increase the pressure on the Trump administration across the board, partly but significantly because Trump is shifting his strategy in Syria toward going for Tehran’s solar plexus by kicking Iran out of it.

Final Countdown: Who will be Crowned King of the Golden City?

With one week to go, Jerusalem’s final five candidates talk housing, jobs, business development and cleaning up the capital.

Anti-Semitism Down Under

It’s one thing to suggest that Jewish voters have been paid off for their vote. It’s quite another to draw a parallel with the story of Judas and the 30 pieces of silver. When applied to Jews, this is a classic antisemitic trope.

Khan Ahmar: Israel’s Opportunity

While there is little doubt that the Bedouin settlement of Khan Ahmar (on the Jerusalem-Dead Sea road) was illegally built, the decision to move its residents to an alternative site needs to be reassessed despite its approval by the Supreme Court. It involves much broader strategic questions than the necessity to enforce the rule of law in one particular case.

U.S. Study: Tefillin-wrapping May Prevent Heart Attacks

The tight binding of the arm may offer protection against “acute ischemic reperfusion injury,” in which the heart is deprived of oxygen during a heart attack, then damaged by the reintroduction of oxygen.

Why do Israel’s IDF Soldiers Suffer from PTSD Less than their American Counterparts?

Unlike in the United States, there is no person in Israel who is untouched by terrorism or war; soldiers are an integral part of Israeli society.

UN Mistranslation conceals Abbas’ Glorifying Terrorists and PA’s ‘Pay-for-Slay’ Policy

Abbas' words: "I pay tribute to our pure Martyrs and heroic prisoners...whom it is forbidden to pay" UN mistranslation: "I pay tribute to all freedom loving countries and peoples and our martyrs" The question is, was it done intentionally?

BBC Gaza ‘Documentary’ No Pretense of Impartiality

BBC viewers saw23 minutes of unverifiable, completely context-free stories told by inadequately identified interviewees and accompanied by ominous music and carefully selected imagery such as shots of birdcages.

No Arab Demographic Time Bomb

Demographic reality defies conventional wisdom

PA Claims Terror Teen was the VICTIM

The PA routinely describes Israel's self-defense measures to stop the terrorist as an attack on the Palestinian terrorist who is portrayed as an innocent "victim."

The Jewish Nation-State Law Outside Politics

In a fitting culmination to 5778, a year when Israel's Jewish Nation-State Law caused a greater uproar than any Israeli law has in years,...

Palestinian Child Terrorists Become New Face of Terror Against Israel

Since 2015, there has been an alarming use of child terrorists by the Palestinians, according to the report, which found "at least 142 separate terrorist attacks by at least 174 Palestinian children" since September of that year.

What is the Role of UNIFIL?

Presumably both the Lebanese and Israeli governments prefer to have UNIFIL there as a sort of buffer, but at least in the Israeli case they would clearly like an active buffer that actually tries to do what it was tasked to do,

The Prosperous Palestinians

The numbers don't lie--life for Palestinians is NOT what you read in the mainstream media

New Head of PLO Commission of Prisoners visits notorious Terror-Mom

Qadri Abu Bakr visited home of Terror-Mom Latifa Abu Hmeid, mother to six terrorist murderers. With 4 sons serving life sentences for multiple murders, a "Martyr" son who also was a murderer, and now a sixth son on trial for murder, the Terror-Mom's family has received the most pay for terror from the PA: Over $1,000,000

Hamas Control of Gaza Does Not Delay Deal With Abbas

I frankly do not think that there is such a things as a "genuine and viable deal according to which a sovereign Palestinian state is established," but talking heads who still think that pigs can fly have no basis to assert that Hamas is stopping it.

Is the International Criminal Court Becoming a Palestinian Propaganda Engine?

The Palestinians are trying to politicize this international court and turn it into their own “back-yard tribunal” to hassle Israeli leaders and senior military commanders.

The PA: $ for Terrorists, not a Penny for Students

There is concern that UNRWA would not open 700 schools providing education for 320,000 PA children UNRWA's claimed deficit of $217,000,000 is far less than the nearly $400,000,000 the PA pays yearly to terrorists and families of "Martyrs"

Has Coverage of Israel’s Nation-State Law Been Sober and Factual?

One can debate a law while presenting the facts accurately--that is the role of a journalist. Both news stories and opinion columns should be based on accurate facts without overstatement or distortion. Unfortunately, many in the mainstream media have failed.

Nations Must Stop Tolerating Anti-Israel Bias in Sports Tournaments

What a contrast between these vile acts of discrimination committed against Israeli sportsmen and the inclusive atmosphere at the World Lacrosse Championship, which took place in Netanya earlier this month.


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