Pres. Trump, in his classically inartful way, was absolutely right

When the President of the United States rightly excoriated law-breakers and thugs on all sides of a street conflagration, he came in for a torrent of media abuse, forcing even level-headed bystanders to take cover.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, Saturday, 11:53 PM

All Europe can bring itself to do is "pray for Barcelona"

Europe is finished, kaput - it has given up. Giulio Meotti, Saturday, 11:33 PM

The Hajj and the struggle for Islamic leadership

The annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca symbolizes much more than the desire of the worshipers to be closer to Allah.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, Saturday, 11:20 PM

Free speech must have its limits

Something must be done about the threatening emergence of a troubling phenomenon in the United States, that of the protection of hate speech.  Barry Shaw, Saturday, 10:00 PM

Israel's boundaries, Jordan's boundaries

The 1922 Mandate for Palestine's territory was divided so that 80% is Jordan and exclusively Arab. David Singer, Friday, 9:09 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Neo-unilateralism – Futile, fatal folly

New calls for unilateral withdrawal are both pernicious—because of the calamitous consequences it will precipitate—and puerile—because of the naïve hope that it will not.Dr. Martin Sherman, Friday, 8:43 AM

Open Orthodoxy name change: New brand, same product

Open Orthodoxy is engaging in damage control and now calling itself Modern Orthodoxy, the term describing its anitthesis: Jews loyal to traditional halakha while beng part of the modern world.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, Friday, 8:00 AM

First they came for our statues…

Whether destroying statues of Robert E. Lee or Abraham Lincoln - those who try to erase the past are eerily reminiscent of UNESCO denying the Jewish roots on the Temple Mount. Jack Engelhard, Thursday, 5:18 AM

My friend, Emmanuel Moreno: 11 years since the sniper's bullet

Israel's Education Minister mourns his fellow commando unit fighter, cut down by a sniper's bullet at the end of the 2nd Lebanon War, and sends a message to students. (Note: The IDF blurs Moreno's face due to his highy classified missions.)Minister Naftali Bennett, Wednesday, 11:28 PM

North Korea: There is an Israel Connection

North Korea has never recognized the State of Israel. And that's for starters. An eye opener. Ariel Natan Pasko, Wednesday, 10:48 PM

Turks celebrate 1964 napalm bombing of Cyprus

Cyprus is Turkish, after all. Turks can do whatever they want there. They can even celebrate dropping napalm on Greeks and slaughtering them.  Uzay Bulut, Tuesday, 10:24 PM

US Diplomacy: When failure became an accepted option

Future historians will judge the North Korean crisis as the less significant one of our generation because the more formidable and dangerous threat is the nuclearization of Iran. Meir Jolovitz, Tuesday, 10:08 PM

NY Times says climate change more dangerous than N. Korean nukes

Al Gore notwithstanding, it looks like the global warming is going to turn into global cooling. Jeff Dunetz, Tuesday, 9:48 PM

Stop lying: There was plenty of leftist violence in Charlottesville

Nazis and Communists fought. The outcome was fairly predictable because both sides were looking for a fight. And the police should have known that. Daniel Greenfield, Tuesday, 9:30 AM

Heard from Kim Jong-un lately? (Today, Charlottesville)

Perhaps Trump is smarter than the nitpickers. Jack Engelhard, Monday, 11:23 PM

Can Vienna be saved again? Will it want to be saved?

The Ottoman conquest of Europe was stopped at the gates of Vienna in 1683. Today, Europe is being conquered without a battle. Listen to "Maria." Giulio Meotti, Monday, 7:44 PM

Modest burqa-wearer at home, knife-wielding murderess outside it

Researcher Rachel Avraham, author of Women and Jihad, talks about female Islamic terrorists and sucide bombers.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , Monday, 7:19 PM

The North Korea gambit

Don't hope for much from Russia or China on the Korean Peninsula. The US has to go it alone - and it can.Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, Monday, 8:00 AM

Israel-Jordan peace agreement: The emperor has no clothes

Israel sees Jordan as a security asset, because Jordan acts as an eastern buffer zone between the Jewish state and the violent chaos in Iraq, Syria and Iran. Israel is making a big mistake.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 8/13/2017, 8:14 PM

Anna Baltzer is back with a program to make Blacks hate Jews

Thank G-d her Holocaust survivor grandmother did not live to see Baltzer's latest anti-Semitic rant. Lee Kaplan, 8/13/2017, 8:00 AM

While the world was busy with Israel, N. Korea happened

Trump’s predecessors and the UN did not do much to stop North Korea. They were busy condemning Israel as the danger to world peace. Jack Engelhard, 8/12/2017, 10:19 PM

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin's remarks on homosexual relations: A response

This response to a controversial interview given by Rabbi Riskin, translated from the Hebrew press, was written by a young rabbi who heads the Israeli Rabbanei Emunah mainstream Orthodox young rabbis' group.Rabbi Baruch Efrati, 8/12/2017, 9:05 AM

The Google Gulag

Leftists at Google cannot confront the horror of an original thinker in their ranks. When users search for results that Google doesn’t like, it guides them to what it thinks they should be looking for. If they persist, then the results vanish. Daniel Greenfield, 8/12/2017, 6:52 AM

In France, a curious fact emerges: Only the insane murder Jews

Killing a Jew is the way to be classified as a lunatic. But oddly, when Muslims harm non-Jewish Frenchmen, they are called terrorists. Giulio Meotti, 8/11/2017, 7:27 AM

Who are the Palestinians?

This definitive study suggests the Palestinian Arabs would do well to define themselves constructively instead of making it up as they go along. Canaanites, indeed! Long, but important read. Pinchas Inbari, 8/11/2017, 7:08 AM

INTO THE FRAY: The Humanitarian Paradigm (Part II) 

Hobson’s choice for Israel. By rigorous process of elimination, we are left with the Humanitarian Paradigm, as the only possible policy prescription able to adequately address the imperatives needed to preserve Israel as the nation state of Jews. Dr. Martin Sherman, 8/11/2017, 7:00 AM

Scrutinizing UNRWA terror involvement

New scrutiny by US Congress and Israel's Knesset may lead to a stand on the organization that thinks that rules are for other people. David Bedein, 8/10/2017, 8:03 AM

The most embarrassingly wrong book ever on the Middle East?

When it comes to the Middle East, often predictions fail because of the general incompetence of the specialists in the field. Prof. Daniel Pipes, 8/10/2017, 12:55 AM

Would Italy approve of a park in Jerusalem named for a mafia boss?

Once Italy saw terrorists for what they were. Today they honor them. Giulio Meotti, 8/9/2017, 2:36 PM

The Trojan horse, Palestinian Arab style

Was it bad judgment or part of a subtle plan? Lee Kaplan, 8/9/2017, 12:49 PM

A Dutch filmmaker searches for his Jewish roots

A talk with Philo Bregstein, whose movies include the WWII story of Amsterdam Jewry and the journey back to Jewry of Otto Klemperer.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 8/9/2017, 11:30 AM

Jordan's shameful record

Jordan's foreign minister blames the "occupation" for the Temple Mount terror, and threatens even more dangerous crises. Eli E. Hertz, 8/8/2017, 1:41 PM

Visit France see a play on the Toulouse Jew-murderer

Pure anti-Semitism masquerading as theater. Giulio Meotti, 8/8/2017, 12:30 PM

Four US Senators and how they betrayed Taylor Force

The Taylor Force betrayal is also a betrayal of Israel. Jack Engelhard, 8/8/2017, 11:33 AM

Trump, Israel, Jordan and Egypt can redress the Obama-PLO debacle

Conflicting narratives paralysing previous negotiations must be replaced by Trump with a different fact-based framework underpinning any new negotiations. David Singer, 8/7/2017, 1:30 PM

The world couldn't care less about the Azariya case outcome

The Azariya case, unlike similar cases in the past, was brought to the world stage on the basis of Israel caring about what the world thinks. Leonie Ben-Simon, 8/7/2017, 12:44 PM

'Hell is truth seen too late'

On truth and the Arab-Israeli conflict in an interview with L'Informale: "We need strategic public diplomacy effort funded by least 1% of state budget."Dr. Martin Sherman, 8/7/2017, 11:59 AM

Whar is a fatwa kiosk?

A fatwa kiosk is a large booth where imams sit and wait for clients to ask religious questions. You probably don't want to hear the answers, Creative fundamentalism. Ashraf Ramelah, 8/7/2017, 11:06 AM

Anti-Semitism is an integral part of European culture.

Netanyahu's visit to Hungary and his meeting with leaders of Visegrad countries highlights the difference between these governments and the rest of Europe concerning Israel.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 8/6/2017, 7:39 AM

How to flop on TV

'What matters is whether you can out-talk and out-shout and out-smile the other guy,” the coach said. Jack Engelhard, 8/6/2017, 7:33 AM

Arabs marginalize the Palestinian issue 

Arabs have never shed blood – nor have Arabs dedicated their economic power - on behalf of Palestinians.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger , 8/6/2017, 7:25 AM

About foreign collusion in American politics

The real story is in the Democrat's camp and the media will never tell you about it.Dr. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 8/4/2017, 4:34 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The Humanitarian Paradigm- Hobson’s Choice for Israel

Only one policy paradigm can sustain Israel as the nation-state of the Jews and prevent it becoming untenable either geographically or demographically—or both. Dr. Martin Sherman, 8/4/2017, 4:29 PM

The failure of liberalism

The liberal mindset has taken over the thought processes of large sectors of  Israeli society, just as it has taken over the thought processes of Western society as a whole. And it leads to disaster.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 8/4/2017, 7:40 AM

France has 15,000 Jihadists - it's official

France's Islamist deradicalization program failed for lack of participants. Trouble ahead. Giulio Meotti, 8/3/2017, 10:15 AM

Misleading terms used in Middle East coverage

It's time to reconsider using the inaccurate terms that harm Israel's cause, initiated by the Palestine Press Service to infuse their narrative into media terminology. David Bedein, 8/3/2017, 9:38 AM

It's time to challenge Iranian misbehavior

Today, the reality is that Iran's fingerprints can be found in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Bahrain, Yemen, Afghanistan and even in the Shia-majority Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. Dr. Ted Gover, 8/3/2017, 2:38 AM

Camp Stupid USA

Grovelling does not make our enemies like us. Jack Engelhard, 8/2/2017, 5:44 AM

What is the Chief Rabbinate's role in the Jewish State?

The 9th of Av period is a time for unity and understanding – the lack of which caused the destruction of the 2nd Temple. Perhaps this article can contribute to understanding on an issue which is being used to cause division in the Jewish world. Rochel Sylvetsky, 8/1/2017, 10:29 PM

Fake religion

The attempt of the Moslem world to elevate their dispute with Israel into a matter of jihad and holy war has left the world vulnerable to fanaticism and unending violence. Rabbi Berel Wein, 8/1/2017, 10:10 PM

Do you feel the churban yet?

Do we feel the churban, the destruction of the Temple and the exile, do we really? Ariel Natan Pasko, 8/1/2017, 1:59 PM

The 9th of Av: The call for sacred splendor

The Sages say that G-d is distraught about the destruction of the Temple. So why doesn't He rebuild it?HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, 7/31/2017, 10:56 PM

Holy heresy

Everything is for the service of G-d. What about heresy? Daniel Pinner, 7/31/2017, 10:53 PM

The revolution of the 9th of Av

The normal dynamic of life is totally undermined by the experience of Tisha B’Av which in Rabbinic tradition became an unending experience.  Rabbi Dr. Chaim E. Schertz, 7/31/2017, 10:50 PM

Palestinian Arabs recycling the poison motif

Prof. Emeritus Raphael Israeli, author of the Blood Libel and its Derivatives talks to Manfred Gerstenfeld about the mutations of a never-ending canard.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 7/31/2017, 9:52 AM

Civilians fighing terrorists

Israelis are almost the only ones who sacrifice their lives to stop terrorists from continuing their evil work. Giulio Meotti, 7/31/2017, 9:18 AM

Israel caught in a trap of its own making

Through a fear of being disliked, we have adopted an assimilated Jew psychosis, of trying to appear nice for the goyim. Barry Shaw, 7/31/2017, 9:10 AM