In Syria, Lavrov has failed Putin and Mother Russia

When one goes to sleep with dogs, one wakes up with fleas. When Lavrov and Putin went to sleep with the genocidal terrorist state of Iran, they both woke up with war-crime referrals.   Mark Langfan, 3/12/2018, 9:57 PM

To Moses or to AIPAC?

The Jewish State’s neighborhood, if someone would please tell AIPAC, at least its top brass, is not Disneyland.    Jack Engelhard, 3/11/2018, 10:41 AM

Western collapse began in 1968

The year 1968 marked a turning point in Western civilization. It was a year of seismic social and political change from which it has not recovered. Giulio Meotti, 3/11/2018, 10:36 AM

Muslim Anti-Semitism on the German Internet

Authorities have tried to keep statistical data and other information about anti-Semitic attitudes among Muslim immigrants and their descendants out of the limelight. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 3/11/2018, 10:32 AM

Israel, Trump and United Nations should boycott Abbas and the PLO

Threatened monetary retaliation is a totally inadequate response to the indiscriminate murder of innocent civilians. David Singer, 3/11/2018, 8:30 AM

The Prime Minister's Speech

Among those listening carefully to Netanyahu, were not a few Arab media personalities. What interested them and the way they saw the historic speech are not at all the same as the rest of the audience's reactions.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/9/2018, 2:59 PM

The 50 top reasons for not making aliya to Israel

Hey American Jews: “Break on through, break on through, break on through to the other side….” Tzvi Fishman, 3/9/2018, 12:14 PM

Why do non-Muslims convert to Islam?

Islamism and jihadism are on the rampage playing out all over the world and literally tearing out the hearts of innocent people, many of them Muslims, while we allow it to happen in the name of multiculturalism. Amil Imani, 3/9/2018, 11:58 AM

INTO THE FRAY To: AIPAC’s CEO - Picture the perils of “Palestine”

Palestinian statehood and a secure Israel are mutually exclusive goals. This was always the accepted wisdom in Israel - until the discourse was hijacked by the tyrannical diktats of politically correct dogma.Dr. Martin Sherman, 3/9/2018, 6:40 AM

Women's March says it loves, but spreads hatred instead

The Women’s March organizers were under pressure to condemn Farrakhan, that’s despite the fact that Mallory has been a fan of Farrakhan for a long time: Jeff Dunetz, 3/8/2018, 6:00 PM

AIIPAC doubles down on two-state solution

AIPAC’S Executive Director Howard Kohr, in his keynote speech,  took the occasion to “launch an impassioned plea for Palestinian statehood." Arab rejectionism makes that impossible. Steve Frank, 3/8/2018, 5:00 PM

The Farrakhan exception

I think it’s time to be afraid. If it can happen in America, no place is safe. Farrakhan wants us dead everywhere, including Israel. Jack Engelhard, 3/8/2018, 9:07 AM

Pal-Arabs are counterfeit

Why is there no ‘Palestinian’ rebel group mentioned in ancient Roman history, as for example the Jewish Zealots are? Victor Sharpe, 3/8/2018, 9:07 AM

War and destiny in Israel: Netanyahu vs. the Left

Israel’s Left says it attacks Netanyahu to protect democratic, liberal Israel. But these attacks reveal evidence of undemocratic behaviour in every part of the Left’s ‘democratic’ infrastructure—the press, the courts, the police and the rule of law.Dr. Philip Brodie, 3/7/2018, 5:52 PM

The Jew Sternhell nazifies Israel in Europe's press

Professor Ze'ev Sternhall once told the Arabs to attack Jews in "settlements" instead of others. Now he villifies Israel abroad. Giulio Meotti, 3/7/2018, 5:39 PM

Separating politics from the core conversion issue

Getting to the heart of the conversion matter.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 3/7/2018, 5:28 PM

When UK's much-hated Foreign Sec. Ernest Bevin supported Zionism

A little known story about the UK Foreign Secretary who opposed the establishment of the Jewish State in 1948. Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Dr. Ronnie Fraser, anti-academic boycott activist.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 3/7/2018, 6:26 AM

Oscars

There was no one to root for at these Oscars. Even Variety says all those contenders scored poorly at the box office. Jack Engelhard, 3/5/2018, 11:53 PM

Any 2-state peace plan rewards Palestinian Arab terror

Trump's plan or any other plan must not reward those who pay terrorists in proportion to how many they kill. Mark Langfan, 3/5/2018, 1:20 PM

An immigrant to Israel's perspective on Bibi’s woes

As an Anglo, I think I can judge the prime minister objectively and effectively. Douglas Altabef, 3/5/2018, 1:13 PM

Why do the Arabs hate the Palestinians so?

The Arab world, for many reasons, is not at all interested in giving the Palestinian Arabs a state. The Palestinian Arabs don't really want one either, because why kill the "refugee" goose that lays the golden eggs?Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/5/2018, 10:05 AM

The Middle East gas deal is more than just a gas deal

Israel's historic gas deal with Egypt and Jordan was pushed to the back pages by anti-Netanyahu media, the front page left for ongoing PM investigations. When mentioned, as with the gas exploration contracts, it was to find fault. Here's the story. Sharyn Mittelman, 3/5/2018, 9:19 AM

Christians in Jerusalem, ask your brethen in Syria and Egypt

The ridiculous protest of the church in Israel shows just how good they have it in the Jewish State. Giulio Meotti, 3/4/2018, 8:42 AM

Prince William's visit will advance the Jordan-Israel solution

Jordan’s independence in 1946 and Israel’s in 1948 laid the groundwork for the 1937 Peel two-state solution rejected by the Arabs. A new version between the two existing states of Israel and Jordan, is today's viable solution. David Singer, 3/4/2018, 8:28 AM

Countering the Reform Movement's falsehoods

40 U.S. Orthodox leaders met with Netanyahu and others last week, the first time this growing, pro-Israel group has challenged the taken- for-granted Reform and Conservative representation of US Jewry. Tzvi Lev, 3/4/2018, 7:48 AM

Trump’s peace plan doesn’t sound like Trump

The Donald Trump who proclaimed Jerusalem the capital of Israel cannot be the same Donald Trump now willing to cut the baby in half. Jack Engelhard, 3/3/2018, 10:01 PM

My AIPAC speech

They would never let me speak, I would spoil the party. Tzvi Fishman, 3/3/2018, 9:49 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The perils of postponing preemption

Israel is approaching a point when it must decide to destroy enemy capabilities, rather than attempting to deter the enemy from using them. Dr. Martin Sherman, 3/2/2018, 1:25 AM

When nations hide their Holocaust complicity in the basement stacks

Jews of Poland today are once again confronted with the same anti-Semitism that their parents and grandparents experienced just a short seventy five years ago. Stanley Zir, 3/2/2018, 12:48 AM

The two-state solution's inconvenient truths

Because of the basis of "Palestinian" national identity, the two-state solution basically makes peace impossible. The objective factors that preclude a two state soluton should have been obvious to anyone analyzing the situation.Dr. Yale M. Zussman, 3/2/2018, 12:19 AM

Purim is over but Anti-Semitism is everywhere

A “gentlemen’s agreement” of silence and denial meets the vast undercurrent of anti-Semitism that is more widespread among the American public than we are willing to admit or address publically. Ron Jager, 3/2/2018, 12:08 AM

Last time Iraq, this time Iran, time for Purim

What they planned for us, comes back on their own heads - as told in the Megilah, the Book of Esther. Ariel Natan Pasko, 2/28/2018, 11:37 PM

How Poland once spoke about the Shoah

A sobering revelation of how drastically the concept of turning wrong into right took off in Poland.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 2/28/2018, 9:37 PM

Trump, and only Trump, stands between us and them

We got lucky with Trump. But luck does not last forever. Jack Engelhard, 2/28/2018, 6:13 PM

America and Persia could share a similar destiny

The ancient Persians underestimated the power and dedication of the newly formed Islamic ideology of hate and violence near them. Amil Imani, 2/27/2018, 11:59 PM

Why does tiny Israel nettle the nations?

Haman couldn't stand the Jews and neither can his modern-day counterparts.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 2/27/2018, 11:13 PM

Harry Potter, beware!

The soon to be published sequels to the novel 'Tevye in the Promised Land' are going to push Harry off the shelves. Tzvi Fishman, 2/27/2018, 10:05 PM

The “Faudalization” of Police Enforcement in Israel

It seems as if the police forces have undergone a transformation within their organizational behavior code and have mobilized all means at their disposal to politically dispose of the elected Prime Minister of the State of Israel. Ron Jager, 2/27/2018, 7:23 AM

Who will lead the reconstruction of Syria?

Though it sounds like a financial decision, whoever rebuilds the devastated country will have a foothold in the country. Roie Yellinek, 2/27/2018, 6:45 AM

Murder in America’s schools

For a teacher to survive in America’s Gulag prison-camps (the schools), he must learn to play the game and allow students with adjustment issues enough freedom to self-destruct. Joe David, 2/26/2018, 8:15 PM

The shameful Western betrayal of the Kurds

The world owes the Kurds, but it does not want to pay up. Giulio Meotti, 2/26/2018, 12:44 PM

Sarah Silverman – we are not in Poland anymore

Another know-nothing penthouse liberal thinks she can lecture Israel on how to deal with its murderous enemies. Jack Engelhard, 2/26/2018, 12:35 PM

Lucky Ahed Tamimi

It was a win-win situation for the brat who slapped two IDF soldiers.Prof. George Jochnowitz, 2/26/2018, 12:30 PM

Hamas: Full steam ahead to nowhere

Hamas, an offshoot of the Muslim Brotherhood, was supposed to create an alternative religious nationalist ethos in contrast to the secular nationalism led by various Arab organizations. It failed abysmally to do so.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 2/25/2018, 6:19 PM

Poland, Holocaust distortion and the new law

Most Polish underground organizations believed that post-Hitler Poland would be a country without Jews and those who remained alive would have to leave Poland after the war.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 2/25/2018, 8:19 AM

Thank you, President Trump,for our Independence Day present!

The US will celebrate Israel's 70th anniversary with the Jerusalem Embassy opening. Jeff Dunetz, 2/25/2018, 8:12 AM

Abbas dumps Trump for the United Nations

Abbas thinks he can create a Palestinian state via the UN, but the US has the veto power in the UN Security Council. David Singer, 2/25/2018, 7:58 AM

Needed: Full disclosure before conversion

Rabbis who perform conversions owe their clients full disclosure. Has anyone ever sold you something — a service, a product, a promise — only for you to learn later that you paid for something that was not what you thought? Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 2/25/2018, 7:34 AM

Do not pay for your son or daughter to go to Poland

As long as they are getting your money, dear Jewish parents, the Poles will continue their anti-Semitic behavior with impunity.Rabbi Zev Friedman, 2/23/2018, 1:09 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The police, the press and a politicized “Putsch”?

The unrelenting drive to bring an indictment—any indictment—against Netanyahu has long exceeded the bounds of reasonable law enforcement.Dr. Martin Sherman, 2/23/2018, 10:25 AM

Overpopulation in Israel. Really?

At a recent demographic conference in Israel, experts expressed fears that there will soon be too many Jews in the Jewish state. Leonie Ben-Simon, 2/23/2018, 1:03 AM

Gun control? How about Imam control?

As the world frets about Islamophobia – it’s the Jews who are getting killed. Jack Engelhard, 2/22/2018, 11:38 PM

How Trump has made Israel's leftist generals look like rank fools

No one needs to have an Israeli security clearance to monitor what the Palestinian leaders are saying about their obssessive desire to murder every Israeli in Tel Aviv. Mark Langfan, 2/22/2018, 8:00 AM

Confer Polish citizenship on Mahmoud Abbas

The Abbas doctoral thesis makes him the perfect cadidate for Polish citizeship. David Bedein, 2/21/2018, 11:45 PM

The Israeli-PA conflict: Thinking outside the box

A creative solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict must start with appreciating the advantages of the hybrid spatial model that has emerged in the 'West Bank'.Maj. Gen. (res.) Gershon Hacohen, 2/21/2018, 11:35 PM

Liberal rabbis: Don’t blame the Chief Rabbinate – blame yourselves

Liberal Open Orthodox, Conservative and Reform rabbis who do not adhere to the Chief Rabbinate's standards in halakhic issues should not expect their recognition.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 2/21/2018, 10:36 PM

The Lukov March: Neo-Nazis march through the streets of Sofia

The Lukov March - passive anti-Semitism permitted by Bulgaria’s constitutional loophole. Roy Wexler, 2/21/2018, 5:59 PM