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Our Sages Have it Right

Eisencott's blunder was negating our Sages' teaching “If someone comes to kill you, kill him first”

High Holiday Blend

Certainly, even someone in a spiritual coma on Rosh Hashanah can be awakened by the sound of the shofar.

A Teenager Experiences Israeli ‘Administrative Detention’

Honenu is an organization dedicated to providing counsel and defense for Jews under administrative detention – house arrest, banishment from their residence, or jail.

The Oslo Accord Reality Check

The Oslo Accord state of mind, and the new Middle East vision, have been trounced by the Arab Tsunami.

Clash Of Emotions

I listened to the speeches and marveled at the words of Torah coming from the non-observant master of ceremonies. Yes, the very air of Israel makes one wise.

Calling GA Participants

my message to American Jewish leaders is not to blame Israel for your shortcomings and the escalating intermarriage rates. Take responsibility, prioritize Jewish education and overcome Jewish illiteracy. That should be your overriding concern and objective.

Wall-to-Wall Agreement at Last: The Pal Arab Kleptocrats and the Devastation they Wreak

Millions of dollars are stolen in the ongoing scandal of Palestinian corruption via willfully-gullible European governments, and a co-operative United States in a Rewards for Terror scheme.

How US Taxpayers Funded the Murder of an Iraq Vet in Israel

Fatah praised Taylor Force's murderer as a "heroic martyr" and will reward his family with US tax $

The Alternative to Oslo: A Modest Proposal

If the Oslo carnage in Israel continues at its current pace, the number of Israelis murdered since the signing of the Rabin-Arafat 'Peace Accord' in 1993 soon will be larger - when measured as proportional to population size - than the total losses by the United States in the Vietnam War.

From “Oz Tzion” to “Breaking the Silence”: Where is the Zionist Left?

The events in which Leftists choose to participate, just like those that have become a solo display of the Right, raise the question of where the Zionist Left is standing.

Eulogy to an inspiration, Joan Peters

Peter's predicted UNRWA as an integral part of efforts to undermine Israel's standing in the world

The European Union: A Palestinian Pawn

The EU has been following the PA line in condemning Israeli construction in E-1, calling for Palestinian unity, and voting for a unilateral Palestinian state.

Redeeming The Hope

It is in the silent whispers of our daily Hebrew prayers. “May it be thy will, Lord our God and God of our fathers, that the Temple be speedily rebuilt in our days and grant us a share in thy Torah. There we will serve thee with reverence, as in days of old and as in former years.”

Who’s To Blame For A Government Shutdown? Democrats. Here’s Why-

There is literally nothing that Republicans could currently offer, beyond a full-scale cave to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s (D-NY) demands, that would earn his support.

What FFBs Don’t Get About Us Ba’alei Teshuvah

As a ba’al teshuvah myself, I sense this young firebrand not only can handle suggestions for improvement but would gladly welcome them.

Israel and President Trump’s First Year

Trump will be judged on 3 things: peace, prosperity and protection. If he delivers on these, despite the shouting from the mainstream media, and he should get his second term

Iran May Bank on EU Support After U.S. Leaves Nuclear Deal

Iran offered to remain in the deal even if the US pulls out, provided the EU guarantees that Iran would continue benefiting from the accord in terms of Iran's trade with Europe.

A Jew And A Catholic Went To Congress….(Just Saying)

Boehner invited 2 leaders to speak to the Congress checking on neither with Obama-Bibi and the Pope

From Holocaust To Rebirth

Unfortunately, my idea that Israel is a country that fights for Jewish values, and would do anything for Jewish citizens, was shattered just one month after coming back from a trip to Poland.

The UNTOLD Tale of Hanukkah

As painful as it is to acknowledge, Hanukkah represents the reality of a semi-civil war among the Jews.

Why A Licensed Professional

The recent conviction of an unlicensed therapist in one of our communities has led to serious soul searching on the part of some and confusion for many others. The most strident argument of his supporters is that he was convicted without proof; that the accuser made up the story to get back at her community and directed her anger at this amateur counselor.

Iceland to Get its First Mosque

The Muslim Association of Iceland now admits that foreign donors will be paying for the mosque's construction costs.

“Rabbi” Michael Lerner Tramples Jewish Values

Lerner took Bibi's words out of context, as if Bibi is trying to justify murdering all Palestinians

A Pinstriped People

Ah, the sights, sounds and smells of spring. Fathers roasting succulent hot dogs on a flaming grill; children frolicking carefree on the lawn, playing with their little friends; bees buzzing excitedly over their newest source of sweet, golden nectar; ducks quacking incessantly, splashing in a pond; white, puffy, cumulous clouds sailing through the clear blue skies like an armada of misty ships going out to sea.

Light in Dark Times

Bad things happen, and when they do, the leader must take the strain so that others can sleep easily in their beds.

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