Yom Hazikaron: Remembering Ari Fuld and Yehoshua Friedberg HY’D

The year was 1992, Ari Fuld and I had just been drafted into the IDF as lone soldiers...

When Water Came Out Instead of Gas: A Child’s Memories of Surviving the Holocaust

Eliyahu has rarely spoken about his experience of a child during the Holocaust, but after witnessing the world’s fading memor and after the advent of Holocaust denial he has changed his mind.

‘America And Israel Are More Than Friends…We’re Mishpacha’ – Remarks By Vice President Pence...

We will continue to oppose Iran’s malign influence. And under this president, America will never allow Iran to obtain a nuclear weapon.

The Miracles of AIPAC

This year though I want to highlight a different aspect of the Convention – I’d like to talk about why 14,000 Jews leave their busy lives each year to come to AIPAC.

Saved From Hitler, Nearly Drowned In Palestine, Shipped To Mauritius

At dawn on November 25, the first couple of hundred passengers from the Atlantic, including my parents, started boarding the Patria.... At 9:00 a.m., the bomb exploded.

80th Anniversary Of Kristallnacht

This Friday, November 9, marks the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht. To commemorate this tragic date – the beginning of European Jewry’s destruction – The...

Blessed Times In Israel: Reflections Upon My Return From The Holy Land

Pesach in Israel is extraordinarily special. You can actually feel the chag in the air. For days beforehand, everyone is busy cleaning and preparing for the holiday.

Three Doors Down From The Friday Night Massacre in Halamish

We sat down, ate, drank, sang, ate dessert, started singing some more – and in the middle of our Shabbat song the commander's military phone started ringing...

International Farhud Day: An Insider’s Eyewitness Account

The Farhud occurred June 1&2 1941 in Iraq, effectively ending 2,600 yrs of Jewish life in Arab lands

When the Arabs Surrendered Hebron: Rabbi Goren Recalls How He Reclaimed the Cave of...

Rav Goren, a general and the Chief Rabbi of the Israeli army, recalls the excitement of and hurdles to being the first Jew to open the gates of the Cave of the Patriarchs in more than a thousand years

A Tribute to Irving Yitzchak Moskowitz z”l

The True Builder of United Jerusalem in Our Times

I Witnessed a Miracle Last Night [video]

My family was at the Western Wall in Jerusalem along with tens of thousands of mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters and friends...

Remembering Yehoshua Friedberg HY”D [video]

I don't want to go to a memorial service, I can't stand military funerals and I can't forget. I hate this! Too many thoughts...

Yom HaShoah Narrative

The arm of my grandmother had a scar, a branding of the Holocaust that was her young adulthood amidst the fires of Auschwitz.

Egypt is Colorful and Full of Love; Meetings of Conciliation between Muslim and Jew,...

The best hasbara campaign to defend Israel and Judaism will never really be enough; there is not the trust and common language needed for such efforts. The gap can be bridged not via hasbara but via joint Jewish-Islamic courts.

Beyond Politics: Shabbos with Mr. Cruz

Ted Cruz is a true Oheiv Yisroel and the kind of unyielding moral warrior we need in the White House.

The Photo On The Wall

Today (10 Nissan – April 18) is the 21st yahrzeit of my daughter Alisa Flatow, Hy”d. I’d like to share with readers of The Jewish Press some personal reflections on the events of 1995 and what has happened since.

Lawyers Acknowledge Mistake In Filing Sexual Misconduct Charges Against Professor Dershowitz

It was a mistake to have filed sexual misconduct accusations against Dershowitz and the charges are hereby withdrawn

My Very First AIPAC Policy Conference

All I could think of as a first-timer drinking the Cool-Aid, was where do I sign up for next year.

First-Person Account of an American Rabbi Visiting the Temple Mount

Only the Rabbi and his wife had a personal escort of guards accompany them on the Temple Mount. Why?

My Query of an Israeli Arab MK Visiting London and the Torrent of Abuse

Def. of Chutzpah: 2 super successful Israeli Arabs told the crowd Israel oppresses its Arab citizens

I’ve Been Profiled

I was at Ben Gurion Airport and suddenly was surrounded by security guards, guns pointed at me.

Yad Vashem Visit

The same anti-Semitic hatred I saw in Yad Vashem is exists day after day, especially in Jerusalem

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