Trump strikes Assad and sends the world a message

The world will never be the same after President Donald Trump ordered the military to take action against Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad. Jack Engelhard, 4/7/2017, 6:59 AM

Rotterdam goes Hamas: The Palestinian Return Centre

The PRC is a terrorist organization. Why is Rotterdam hosting their conference?Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 4/6/2017, 11:53 PM

Exploiting children to fight Israel

While pressuring Israel to curtail construction in Judea and Samaria, Trump might want to take a look at the PA curriculum. Noah Beck, 4/6/2017, 11:39 PM

Is Trump going to ally the US with the butcher?

Trump sent a representative to meet with Assad on the subject of eradicating ISIS. Can this enemy of our enemy become a new friend? The poison gas user? Lee Kaplan, 4/6/2017, 7:28 AM

The missile, the poison gas and the sheer effrontery

Donald Trump is facing his first international test. And if he passes it, the US will be on the way back to its former glory.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 4/5/2017, 8:05 PM

Obama spied on Trump – and you read it here first

More than a week ago I wrote: “The odds are still against him – but betting against Trump is still not recommended as a smart bet.” Opinion. Jack Engelhard, 4/5/2017, 9:11 AM

The Saudi 'peace initiative' is a hoax

Eli E. Hertz, 4/5/2017, 1:18 AM

JVP. The Epitome of Jewish Self-Hate.

Inviting a terrorist who murdered two Jews is the height of depravity. Barry Shaw, 4/5/2017, 1:12 AM


The time has come for the Chief Rabbinate to assume its rightful place as the compass of our Nation, raising the banner of Torah as our national flag, just as our great and fearless Sages once rallied the Children of Israel. Tzvi Fishman, 4/5/2017, 12:05 AM

The truth is neither right wing nor left wing

Look at the facts, instead of engaging in divorced-from-realities fantasies and wishful thinking. Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 4/3/2017, 11:19 PM

How to get 1 million more terrorists into the Palestinian Authority

Imagine re-invading a PA 'West Bank' with 1 million more armed terrorists. LOL Mark Langfan, 4/3/2017, 9:40 PM

For Sweden, it is too late

Two Swede Democrat leaders pen a letter begging Americans to avoid the mistakes Sweden made in free immigration. Udi Schayat, 4/3/2017, 9:33 PM

A sad day for Jewish media

The name "Palestine" is translated from the Roman Palaestina. It is a name associated with genocide and ethnic cleansing.Rabbi Yaakov Menken, 4/3/2017, 2:08 PM

Who is the most important son at the seder?

The simplest child can ask such deep questions that even the wisest greybeard cannot answer.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 4/3/2017, 12:36 PM

Winning the struggle for religious rights in the IDF

Despite meeting of Chief of Staff Eizenkot and leading Religious Zionist rabbis, CoS' attitude towards Jewish tradition cannot be trusted.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 4/2/2017, 11:23 AM

Eliminating Shakespeare to make room for Lady Gaga and Zulu poetry

Academia is "decolonizing" its culture. Say goodbye to pillars of the West such as Shakespeare, Descartes, Plato et al. who are now in ideological quarantine. Giulio Meotti, 4/2/2017, 7:38 AM

Why is Europe so troubled by Israel?

Don’t they have enough troubles of their own over there from one rape capital to another? Jack Engelhard, 4/2/2017, 7:27 AM

The anti-Semitism of the American Left

The rise in anti-Semitic acts isn't because of Trump and it isn't Republican either. Barry Shaw, 4/2/2017, 7:00 AM

Preparing for war or playing chess

25 Years of "Swords into Plowshares." An analysis of the Lubavitcher Rebbe's predictions and how they have come to pass.Professor Shimon Silman, 3/31/2017, 4:06 PM

INTO THE FRAY: AIPAC - Touting tyranny in pursuit of bipartisanship

​​​​​​​Instead of trying to resurrect the decrepit zombie of two-statism in pursuit of bipartisanship, AIPAC would do better to assist in promoting Zionist-compliant alternatives. Dr. Martin Sherman, 3/31/2017, 12:14 PM

Europe fears Islam

Europe should not be willing to surrender, it can fight Islam, but is letting terror and wombs bring Europe to its knees. Giulio Meotti, 3/31/2017, 7:05 AM

The UK’s ambivalent attitude toward Muslim terror

While France denies Muslim terror, the UK looks the other way.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 3/30/2017, 9:55 PM

Houellebecq’s Islamic “Submission” through American eyes

In pursuit of quiet, misnamed "tolerance," the West is surrendering, submitting to those who wish to destroy it. Jack Engelhard, 3/30/2017, 9:25 AM

Israel offers Trump opportunity for Republican-Democrat reconciliation

Three bi-partisan votes show that Trump gets support from both parties on Israel. David Singer, 3/30/2017, 8:51 AM

14-year-old terror victim Ayala's speech to European Parliament

Ayala Shapira, 14, severely burned by Molotov cocktail in 2014, and her mother Ruth, speak at European Parliament pro-Judea and Samaria lobby. (Photo of Ayala taken before the terrorist attack.) Ayala Shapira, 3/29/2017, 7:21 AM

What if the US had a French president?

How would a French president react to the recent spate of anti-Semitic incidents in the US?Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 3/28/2017, 6:49 AM

Two state solution equals final solution

Jews are supposed to be smart, but there are exceptions to the rule. Jack Engelhard, 3/27/2017, 10:13 AM

Military strategy vs. the rabbis

The IDF military strategy in this article is not about defeating the enemy in battle, it is about defeating yourself before the battle is fought. Leonie Ben-Simon, 3/27/2017, 10:07 AM

Does Israeli presence in the 'West Bank' help keep the area stable?

Israel is a beacon of light and stability in the Middle East.Dr. Shmuel Katz, 3/26/2017, 10:49 PM

Healthcare - all for the best

The media will make it a bad weekend for the GOP, but then a new week starts. The flaws in the first iteration of replacing Obamacare will be fixed, but they need more time and more negotiating. Meanwhile, Obamacare will implode on its ownRabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 3/26/2017, 7:00 AM

World shrugs as Hezbollah prepares massive civilian deaths

Lebanon has made Hezbollah, whose rocket launchers are in homes and villages, part of its official army, making it responsible for civilian deaths on both sides should war erupt. Where is the UN? Noah Beck, 3/25/2017, 10:38 PM

Jews are safer in Israel’s bunkers than in French ghettos

France is losing its Jews, who prefer a place where their children are free to live normal lives, where they are defended and can defend themselves. Giulio Meotti, 3/25/2017, 10:15 PM

Warning, war clouds on the horizon!

Will Assad start a war against Israel in order to try to unify all those fighting him against a common enemy?Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/24/2017, 11:47 AM

Are Israeli raids on Syrian targets legal?

Facing an increasingly dangerous Hezbollah, Jerusalem correctly understands that even a failed state has legal obligations not to assist in terrorist assaults against Israel.Prof. Louis René Beres, 3/24/2017, 11:46 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Israel- Lost without a map?

It is difficult to know what is more disturbing-whether some ministers actually believe in the policy proposals they promote – or whether they don’t—but promote them anyway. Dr. Martin Sherman, 3/24/2017, 11:40 AM

London terror – a lesson from Israel

The brave talk fools nobody, not the Islamic hot heads first of alll, not if Europe and the US keep bringing more of them in. Jack Engelhard, 3/23/2017, 12:19 PM

Europeans have stopped having children

Europeans do not have children, but Muslims do. Giulio Meotti, 3/23/2017, 1:32 AM

Palestinian Arab migrants have borrowed the word "Diaspora"

The Palestinian Arabs living out of Judea and Samaria call themselves a 'diaspora' and formed an organization. They hate Israel just as much, but may be an opportunity to circumvent Abbas. David Singer, 3/23/2017, 1:12 AM

Living with anti-Semitism in the USA

American liberal Jewry should take a long, hard look at how it reacts to anti-Semitism close to home as opposed to what it expects of Israel. Ron Jager, 3/23/2017, 12:55 AM

The Dutch Elections, Israel and the Jews

Expert: The consequences for Dutch Jews after the elections may be more tension, with the anti-Israel DENK and D66 parties in parliament and the VNI out. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 3/21/2017, 3:46 PM

Comey repels Trump spy charges. But nobody believed Hemingway either

Is it possible to get to the truth anymore? Was it ever? Jack Engelhard, 3/21/2017, 9:55 AM

Challah vs. Matza: New book for Passover children will enjoy

The duel between leavened and unleavened bread is the plot of a delightful story for children in which good triumphs over evil and the Seder takes place after all. Rochel Sylvetsky, 3/20/2017, 3:04 PM

Where is the America in which I grew up?

America's loss of innocence is a result of the public's growing realization of the deep state, media bias and university brainwashing. Will things change? Joe David, 3/20/2017, 1:05 PM

What does 'Western culture' mean anyway?

Western culture without Shakespeare, Kant and Plato? Giulio Meotti, 3/20/2017, 6:09 AM

Not again, Beilin! Oslo disaster architect back with more of the same

Yossi Beilin negotiatited with Arafat secretly when it was against the law and the results were tragic for Israelis. Now he wants to do a repeat performance. Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 3/20/2017, 5:52 AM

Exposé: In Shoah, Dutch notaries enabled criminal anti-Jewish measures

They wanted to make money and they wanted to be part of the new world order. No ideology, just greed and ambition. The Dutch Red Cross historian tells the story.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 3/19/2017, 8:12 AM

The difficulties facing religious IDF soldiers

A shocking letter from an IDF soldier about the religious problems when serving in a non-hesder unit. Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 3/18/2017, 8:55 PM

How does terrorist warlord Abbas rate a White House invitation?

Abbas is a terrorist murderer, particularly good at grinning and wearing a clean tie as his brothers in Gaza continue to build terror tunnels into Israel. Jack Engelhard, 3/18/2017, 7:56 PM

Disaffected Catholics do not call for boycotting the Vatican

Many Catholics disagree with the Vatican, but do not try to delegitimize it. Only American Jews--our precious people, our remaining remnant, launch campaigns against the one-and-only Jewish state. Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 3/17/2017, 8:32 AM

The West has finally woken up

Holland's current ruckus with Turkey is only the tip of the European iceberg, most of which is already under water.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/17/2017, 8:31 AM

Does UJA have a problem with my opinions?

I was disinvited, after the invitations with my name were sent out, to a UJA event at which I was to be an honoree. Perhaps political correctness trumps my fight for women. It certainly trumps free speech.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 3/16/2017, 10:15 AM

When Jews find common cause with movements that hate Jews

Do the Jews who join anti-Semtic movements know something that the rest of us don't? Steve Apfel, 3/16/2017, 7:58 AM

Israel's anti-BDS supporter law was way overdue

BDS is a pretext for harming Jews and no country allows entry to those who act to destroy it. Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 3/15/2017, 10:51 PM

Killing all the funny people

Something sad happened to American humor. Jack Engelhard, 3/14/2017, 11:28 PM

The step by step story of the 100 year betrayal of the Jews

300 million Arabs, their oil and gas exports and their one billion co-religionists mean, that It matters not what the facts, history, agreements, values, guarantees etc. are. Ted Belman, 3/14/2017, 9:00 PM

Stuck in the middle

Real life dilemmas mirror Israel's situation all too well.Rabbi Berel Wein, 3/14/2017, 9:00 PM

Israel, the country US liberal Jews love to criticize

In their book, Israel only has the right to exist if it is perfect - and suicidal.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 3/13/2017, 9:36 PM