A Different Take on the Western Wall Controversy

I would have a lot more respect for diaspora Jewish leaders if, in addition to launching a “campaign” over prayer regulations at the Western Wall, they would also launch campaigns against the other issues confronting Israel as well

Israel’s Protection Money

If the protection money paid to Gaza--to the tune of 1billion NIS annually--does not prevent Jewish fatalities – which have increased 5x since the Oslo peace accords broke out and Israel retreated from Gaza – why does Israel continue to pay these huge sums of money to our sworn enemies?

With Shutdown of Power Plant, Hamas Again Prioritizes Tunnels and Rockets Over Gazan Lives

{Originally posted to the Tower Magazine website} Gaza’s sole power plant shut down on Sunday for lack of funds, leaving the nearly 2 million residents...

Don’t “Dismantle” UNRWA–It CAN’T Be Done; Reform UNRWA ​Policies, Which CAN Be Done

​Now that the Israeli government has finally come to the conclusion that UNRWA is an impediment to peace, it should act within reality to curb UNRWA policy, not fantasize about closing it

Who Loses When Synagogues Join the Resistance?

The “Trump bump” has produced a surge in attendance and membership at liberal synagogues, where a social justice agenda rules and rabbis are outspoken critics of the president.

Gazans in Greece: We Fled Hamas, not Israel

The testimony of these Gazan refugees in Greece provides a rare opportunity to hear what Palestinians say when they’re out of reach of their own repressive governments and can speak freely

The Saga Of Rabbi Yosef Mizrachi

Responsibility, taking acharayus for our actions, is something we could all start doing a bit more.

It’s Time Jerusalem’s Arabs Joined In the Jerusalem Day Parade

The extremists are preventing Jerusalem's Arabs from integrating.

Brother of Fallen Israeli Soldier Makes His Case in DC and NY

Aviram sat down with JewishPress.com to talk about trying to bring back Oron Shaul and Hadar Goldin.

Would a Palestinian State Be a Failure?

Far from contributing to Mid East peace, the emergence of a new fragile Palestinian state would intensify conflict and instability, with potentially devastating consequences for its people, neighbors, and international order

Israel Memorial Day: The Yeshiva That Pays The Price

More and more we are becoming aware of the fact that there is a gaping hole in our lives – the ability to connect to God with our emotions, something connected to the idea of prophecy.

J Street Embraces an Israeli ‘Settlement’

The entire Jewish left—are kidding themselves if they think that Jewish settlements that are out in the hills of Judea and Samaria are the obstacle to peace.

The Unacceptable Behavior of the German Foreign Minister

German Foreign Minister Gabriel displayed unprecedented chutzpa and insensitivity during his official visit to Israel to participate in ceremonies on Holocaust Memorial Day by scheduling meetings with organizations who accuse us of engaging in war crimes.

Hamas: The New Charter That Isn’t

Hamas and the PLO now have crucial common ground: sweet-talk the Western donors while laying stealthy plans to destroy Israel.

Time To ENFORCE US PLO Policy Guidelines

How did the US allow the PLO to trample upon 10 US government PLO policy guidelines? What can the current US administration do to see that the PLO does not "trample on Trump"?

Approach Marine Le Pen With Caution

Depending on where you sit, a Le Pen victory would signal either the demise of fascism or its rebirth.

I Only Knew It Was Terror When He Screamed “Allahu Akbar”

I knew it was a terror attack when an Arab man in one of the cars below who was stuck in the traffic jam looked up at me riding and screamed out his window "Allahu Akbar."

Spicer’s Mistake and the Democrat’s Over-Reaction

Though Spicer got his facts wrong, there was no hint of anti-Semitism in his historical mistake. He quickly and fully apologized which should have ended the matter but his political enemies decided to exploit his mistake

Why ‘This Night’ is Still Different

The attempt by the UN, the Arabs and the EU to deprive the Jewish people of our history, marks the greatest threat to Jewish survival — more dangerous than Iranian nuclear weapons or Hezbollah rockets

Matza’s Mixed Message: Are We Victors or Victims?

We have great difficulty accepting our role as Victor, rather than Victim. We apologize for how well our country functions, for our victories, and for our stubborn refusal to roll over and die.

Passover Guide for the Perplexed, 2017

Some history, some fun facts, some Halacha and... Next Year in Jerusalem

Why Is J Street Calling Israel an ‘Occupier’?

Tarring Israel with the “occupier” label also gives its violent enemies grounds upon which to portray terrorism as resistance to occupation

New Polls Show Overwhelming Opposition to Palestinian Arab State and Concessions

Poll Results Confirm That “Standing With Israel” Today Means Opposing A Palestinian Arab Terrorist State

Jordan Has Extradited A Terrorist to the US Once Before — Why Won’t It...

According to the Jordanian High Court an extradition treaty was signed with the US in 1995, but that it is now null. But US financial support for Jordan remains robust.

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