INTO THE FRAY: The GOP—Still Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight

'Republicans play badminton; Democrats play pro football'—Former Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich

Arabs Warn Biden: Do Not Embrace Islamists

Several Arab political analysts and columnists, particularly in the Gulf, have voiced similar sentiments. The message they are sending to Biden and the Democrats: We do not want to go back to the bad old days when the US administration aligned itself with Islamist terrorist groups.

What Schools Should Teach About Race & Slavery

More whites were brought as slaves to North Africa than blacks brought as slaves to the United States.

What Happened To Taboos?

Many of us remember thinking as children, “My mother will kill me if I…” This thought kept us from acting in ways we otherwise might have.

Fighter vs. Failer

In a fight to the finish, where do you put the smart money- on the fighter or on the failer?

Interfaith Dialogue Necessary, But Risky

I understood that what I saw was a gambit to get people onside with blasphemy laws that would protect Muslim sensibilities at the expense of free speech in the United States

INTO THE FRAY: US and Israeli Jews Deeply Divided on Life and Death Issues

The policy preferences of much of US Jewy seem even more paradoxically perverse—as they are undeniably lending support to political regimes that comprise the diametric opposite of the enlightened liberal values the purport to cherish

Arabs: “Westerners Must Stop Appeasing Islamists”

We are now seeing a large number of Arabs and Muslims warning about the clear and present danger Islamism poses to many different societies. These individuals are demonstrating courage and conviction in taking this public stance. Their advice, that Western states must eradicate Islamist organizations in Europe, is vitally important.

The Jews And The Un-Jews

The phenomenon of becoming “Greek” never ends and whatever name they give themselves, there are only ever two categories, the Jews and the Un-Jews.

Thoughts In A Dark Time

Americans watched Democratic governors and mayors do nothing as left-wing thugs burned their cities. And then they watched Democratic mayors and city councils defund their police departments. That is one reason Democrats fared so badly.

Keeping Jerusalem: Biden’s Stance On Jerusalem

According to Biden, the U.S. should have kept the Jerusalem carrot hanging just out of Israel's reach for as long as possible until America could squeeze out every possible Israeli concession.

A Jewish Leader

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks wasn’t just a scholar, philosopher and teacher. His attempts to bridge the contradictions in Jewish life provided a model that should be emulated.

Kristallnacht Remains Relevant 82 Years Later

How do we avoid mistaking the current wave of anti-Semitism for that of the Nazi past without slipping into complacence?

Trump’s Diverse Coalition Buried Obama’s Race-Baiting Politics

The 2020 election showed ‘racism’ accusations work only on white people.

The Jewish Vote Mattered More than Expected in 2020

Trump’s better-than-expected showing, despite many Jews thinking he’s a hatemonger, speaks volumes about the chasm between the warring tribes. A Trump-Pence sign in Pasco County, Fla. Credit: Daniel Oines via Wikimedia Commons.

Will Trump’s Pro-Israel Moves Stand?

To the dismay of its opponents, the administration has transformed U.S. policy on Jerusalem and settlements. Will they all be reversed by a Biden administration?

Is there a Way Back from a Broken Political Culture?

While a return to “normalcy” isn’t possible, it’s imperative that we stop cutting off friends and relatives who vote for a different candidate.

INTO THE FRAY: Indicting Netanyahu—The Unintended Consequences

The recent release of taped telephone conversations underscores the bitter irony that the politically motivated initiative to indict Netanyahu on contrived charges will end up by undermining precisely those who launched it & were complicit in conducting it.

The ‘Danger’ Of Showing A PragerU Video

Leftists fear that five minutes of conservative thought will undo four years of left-wing teaching.

Palestinians: What Needs to Be Done

Do not expect many changes in the post‑Abbas era. What needs to change is the mindset. What needs to stop is the incitement, the daily delegitimization of Israel. It is very bad, and it is very widespread.

America Is Drowning In Leftist Lies

In Connecticut, two biological men have combined to win 15 girls state championship races since 2017.

Let’s Get Serious

A couple of months back, Bill de Blasio sent New York cops to break up a Williamsburg funeral because...they were not using the opportunity to simultaneously demonstrate for Black Lives Matter.

Two Different Jewish Tribes Choose Different Candidates

It’s no surprise that Israelis want Trump while American Jews back Biden. The split isn’t so much about Middle East policy as it is about the nature of the two societies

Dumbing down the ‘Jewish Nobel Prize’

The Genesis Prize’s embrace of celebrity culture with its foolish popularity contest illustrates why so many young people are turned off by the Jewish world.

The Coronavirus Experts Were Wrong, Now They Need Scapegoats

It’s not about fighting the virus but punishing political and cultural enemies.

What Will Happen If the Democrats Pack the Supreme Court?

No voter would be able to remember when the Court was smaller than 40 justices, much less just nine.

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