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To life! Lechayim!

Israel provides its own miracle, the miracle of life. Giulio Meotti, 8/2/2016, 2:09 PM

Megyn Kelly and Trump's Muslim ban

Megyn Kelly salutes Khan, scorns Trump. Not so fast. Jack Engelhard, 8/2/2016, 6:45 AM

Jews, awake! Confessions of a liberal Democrat

Do not vote Democratic! This is no time to be a loyal Democrat by default. Jerry Fogel, 8/2/2016, 6:28 AM

I don't know

The title is probably a sentence we all should be saying and hearing more often than we do.Rabbi Berel Wein, 8/1/2016, 11:31 PM

Book Review: "Why Open Orthodoxy is not Orthodox"

The book, by Torah scholar in the US, is a point by point scathing criticism of the controversial movement begun by Rabbi Avi Weiss. Rochel Sylvetsky, 8/1/2016, 8:38 AM

French Jews are the canary in Europe's coal mine

Giulio Meotti, 7/31/2016, 9:52 PM

Israeli sovereignty and Arab responses

The death of the two state solution opens other options, for good and for bad.Dr. Mordechai Nisan, 7/31/2016, 9:11 PM

Further thoughts on the conversion mess

The Torah community simply is trying to implement safeguards to bring order out of chaos. Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 7/31/2016, 12:22 PM

The day the Bernie dream died

There was something millenarian and apocalyptic about the scene. Everyone knew that Bernie was going to announce that the revolution was over. And no one wanted to go home. Daniel Greenfield, 7/31/2016, 8:15 AM

Hillary’s plagiarized convention

The entire Convention was a rerun of what worked for the RNC. Jack Engelhard, 7/30/2016, 9:49 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Duma-one year (and three arson attacks) later

With continuing unsolved arson attacks in Duma, seven months after a coerced confession & an indictment wildly at odds with eyewitness accounts, troubling questions must be raised.   Dr. Martin Sherman, 7/29/2016, 3:17 PM

Islam, Sexual Violence, and the West

The mass migration from the Middle East and North Africa raises the specter of Islamist terror on European soil, but it also augurs the kind of sexual abuse that those regions tolerate.. Noah Beck, 7/29/2016, 1:43 PM

Sanders, Cruz and Jews

Cruz might have made a better candidate but he erred at the RNC. Larry Gordon, 7/29/2016, 6:33 AM

Where is Pan-Arabism and where is Islam?

A courageous, but misguided Arab physician spoke his mind this week - in Arabic. Here is the English translation.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 7/28/2016, 4:33 PM

Did the French slap themselves in the face?

The French are suffering from terror of their own making. Raanan Isseroff, 7/28/2016, 1:43 PM

Palestinian Authority finally makes an arrest

Don't bring out the champagne just yet.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 7/27/2016, 6:19 PM

EU-SSR: Bleeding Utopia

Plan for the Apocalypse in Europe. It is on its way. Alexander Maistrovoy , 7/27/2016, 11:31 AM

Where is the BDS Movement in the face of the Turkish Stalinist purge?

BDS seems to only work in one direction. Giulio Meotti, 7/27/2016, 7:55 AM

A rabbi turns to Ramaz students about the RNC invocation

The students who collected signatures to prevent Rabbi Lookstein's appearance at the RNC did not think of the ramifications of their initiative.Rabbi Yoel Schonfeld, 7/26/2016, 8:14 PM

Letter from a 'Jewish Termite'

Dear Congressman Hank Johnson, it has come to my attention that you believe that we Jews of Judea and Samaria are "termites." I fear you have been misinformed. Ari Soffer, 7/26/2016, 12:30 PM

Historical revisionism meets anti-Semitism in Croatia

An interview with Tomislav Jakic, journalist former foreign policy advisor to then Croatian President Mesic.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 7/26/2016, 11:46 AM

Hillary flees to sanctuary city, Philadelphia

It's hard to think that this is the city in which the founding fathers proclaimed "liberty throughout the land." Jack Engelhard, 7/26/2016, 11:31 AM

Europe has lost the Islamic war

There is a war, but only the attackers are fighting it. Europe just wants to be left in peace. Giulio Meotti, 7/25/2016, 8:01 AM

No tears left: An open letter to my students

Arutz Sheva has received a letter written by a teacher in Otniel after the recent terrorist murders. Chaim Schreiber, 7/25/2016, 7:46 AM

Abbas emasculates Quartet, humiliates UN and EU

Abbas refused to accept the Quartet Report criticizing him - instead of only Israel. David Singer, 7/25/2016, 7:40 AM

What is America's role in today's world?

Who dares cede victory to those who would destroy us and deny us our freedoms? Stanley Zir, 7/25/2016, 7:29 AM

Trump’s speech was huge

He actually said that he wants to make America safe again. Jack Engelhard, 7/24/2016, 12:11 AM

Seeds of dictatorship? Calling a spade a spade

The NGO law won’t stop BtS and their ilk operating, but it takes an important first step in calling the problem by its name. David Gross, 7/23/2016, 11:20 PM

I think I understand Trump

Who is Trump counting on in the elections - and why.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 7/23/2016, 10:45 PM

Europe’s anti-Zionists partly to blame for Bastille Day attack       

Europe’s anti-Zionist leftists have the sown the wind of Islamic extremism by aiding and abetting the worst elements in Palestinian Arab society, and now Europe is reaping the whirlwind. Richard Mather, 7/23/2016, 10:35 PM

Planning a vacation?

If you haven’t already noticed, it’s summertime...and you should be planning to come to Israel if you are in the Diaspora and planning to stay if you are here. Tzvi Fishman, 7/22/2016, 1:11 PM

INTO THE FRAY:What if the GOP wins?

Potential payoffs and pitfalls for Israel, as although changes in the Republican platform are a welcome development, they create new challenges for Israel & much depends on how it meets them.  Dr. Martin Sherman, 7/22/2016, 1:00 PM

Museveni’s Palestine blunder that wasn’t

The African leader was clever, not mistaken. Look at his speech again. Andi Pacurar, 7/22/2016, 10:29 AM

Not politically correct

He still negates the changes in Western mores.A cynic's view of the attempts to change Orthodox Judaism and make it politically correct in today's world. Rochel Sylvetsky, 7/22/2016, 7:30 AM

Vatican ecumenism forsakes Egypt’s Christian minorities

For Pope Francis, ecumenical zeal is more his quest than a real concern for solutions to the rise of jihad. However, the Vatican’s ecumenism comes at the expense of Egypt’s human rights. Ashraf Ramelah, 7/21/2016, 11:02 AM

Rethinking democracy

Plato ranks democracy 4th out of 5 political regimes regarding the stability and the prosperity that they offer, with only tyranny being worse than democracy. An important essay on one of the West's sacred cows. Marc Arsak, 7/21/2016, 10:16 AM

Isn't Rabbi Soloveitchik's opinion good enough?

An American rabbi weighs in on Rabbi Levenstein's remarks.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 7/21/2016, 8:54 AM

One rogue is all it takes

And the blood is on all their hands. Jack Engelhard, 7/21/2016, 7:45 AM

Why doesn't anyone take up my offer?

Cash money and a lot of it will go to whoever can find what I am searching for. William K. Langfan, 7/20/2016, 3:48 PM

China can exploit UN double standards on "Palestine"

So the Hague Court ruled against China, who promptly reacted the way the PLO did to UN recognition of Israel and Vietnam embraced the PLO. David Singer, 7/20/2016, 8:32 AM

Rabbinic responsiblity

How far does rabbinic responsibility go?Rabbi Berel Wein, 7/20/2016, 8:24 AM

Fighting anti-Israel hate

Let’s get in their faces. Let’s adopt a tough and truthful message. Barry Shaw, 7/19/2016, 2:57 PM

Postscript to the conversion controversy

Few things will work against the interests of potential converts as opening the doors to private providers. Rabbi Yitzchak Adlerstein, 7/19/2016, 2:45 PM

Bedouin law bows to Coptic courage

A courageous woman and a brave bishop put Egyptian Sharia bullies to shame. Ashraf Ramelah, 7/19/2016, 6:01 AM

Europe's new Weimar surrender

HIstory eerily repeats itself, with appropriate changes. Giulio Meotti, 7/18/2016, 2:01 PM

Terrorism is about Ideology, not guns

In denying the role of Islamic radicalism, Mr. Obama seems more concerned about shielding extremists from critical scrutiny than protecting U.S. citizens from terrorism. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 7/18/2016, 1:33 PM

69 years ago ‘The Exodus’ became Israel’s first Ship of State

69  years ago, the British appeased the Arabs, denied Jews entry into the Holy land and sent them back to the Germany from which they had just escaped. Today the US, Britain and Europe are still appeasing radical Islamists and their anti-Semitism. Jeff Dunetz, 7/18/2016, 6:11 AM

The two-state chimera and liberal Jews

The two-state solution has a slew of obstinate Jewish advocates.Rabbi Steven Pruzansky, 7/18/2016, 1:14 AM

Netanyahu vs. the generals

Netanyahu-bashing is a media sport, but it is becoming a danger to democracy.Dr. Joel Fishman, 7/17/2016, 8:29 AM

Navigating amid chaos: Nuclear strategy

Israel must forge a nuclear strategy in the face of a world gone mad.Prof. Louis René Beres, 7/17/2016, 7:43 AM

Have the Crusades finally started again?

A short but inclusive report on the following countries which are the first to ban Islam.  See how the rest of the world is acting fast on the threat posed by Islam and its barbaric Sharia Law.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 7/17/2016, 1:33 AM

It's the truck's fault - ban all trucks

It is the rock's fault in Israel, not of the terrorist who threw it; it is the gun's fault, not of the criminal who used it; and now, to be consistent, it is the truck that is to blame in Nice. Obamalogic. Mark Langfan, 7/16/2016, 9:35 PM

The highly unprofessional inquiry into UK Labour anti-Semitism

Corbyn knew what he was doing when he appointed Shami Chakrabarti to investigate charges of Labour Party anti-Semitism. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 7/15/2016, 2:28 PM

Nice Terror: First they came for the Jews

Israel, the target the world didn't care about, was a laboratory for Islamist terror. Jack Engelhard, 7/15/2016, 8:40 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Israel and US liberal Jews

The real reasons for the rift: Incredibly, according to Israel’s “liberal” detractors,  the only remedy for Israel’s “democracy deficit” is to establish yet another Muslim-majority tyranny.Dr. Martin Sherman, 7/15/2016, 8:21 AM

Political lives matter

Obama has chosen to only speak out when blacks have been the victims of police misconduct or tragic error. Larry Gordon, 7/15/2016, 8:12 AM