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The huge importance of the recent IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

In the fight against anti-Semitism an adequate definition of the characteristics of this hate mongering is crucial. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 6/7/2016, 6:41 AM

Defend the Jewish Democratic state

The dictum of Aharon Barak, President of the Supreme Court of Israel (1995-2006), that “everything is justiciable”, makes nonsense of the rule of law, as well as Israel’s reputation as a democracy. It renders Israel a judicial despotism. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 6/6/2016, 11:02 PM

UK professors refuse “Israeli money” but merrily take Arab funds 

A little background checking reveals the reason Catherine Hall refused an Israeli prize. Women's rights have nothing to do with it. Giulio Meotti, 6/6/2016, 4:42 PM

The UN fails History 101

The name “Palestine” comes from the artificial appellation associated with the Philistines, not from a chimerical Palestinian-Arab people that did not exist. Arab conquests that expanded the borders of Islam would not begin until the seventh century. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 6/6/2016, 12:30 PM

Europe’s continuing assault on Israel

Europe and America keep pressuring Israel, although they know their expectations are irrational. Why? Adam Turner, 6/6/2016, 1:22 AM

Those old State Department Arabists just won't retire

They seem to crave the publicity, because there is no other logical reason for their behavior.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 6/5/2016, 9:14 PM

A British Palestinian girl wins an award for lying

The anti-Semitism of the Palestinian cause, disguised but promoted by Leanne Mohamad. Barry Shaw, 6/5/2016, 3:37 PM

Transgender depravity – Have we no shame?

What has happened to the USA? Jack Engelhard, 6/5/2016, 7:22 AM

The biggest boycotters of Israel

This group boycotts the entire country. Tzvi Fishman, 6/4/2016, 9:07 PM

For Jerusalem Day: Standing with Zion

On Jerusalem, the views and interests of some of American Jewry are increasingly out of touch with Israeli opinion. Larry Domnitch, 6/4/2016, 8:57 PM

Jerusalem Day or "Occupation Day?"

What legitimately belongs to the State of Israel and the Jewish people? Dr. Moshe Dann, 6/4/2016, 8:50 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Like manna from heaven - for Israel's detractors

Any allusion that Israel is somehow comparable to Nazi Germany is not criticism. It is a blood libel.Dr. Martin Sherman, 6/3/2016, 3:26 PM

Between Paris and Cairo: The French peace conference

Israel's measured reaction to the flurry of problematic diplomatic activity reflects Jerusalem’s more central security imperatives, as well as its new sense of being a significant regional player rather than a besieged small state in a hostile sea.Col (res.) Dr. Eran Lerman, 6/3/2016, 2:39 PM

This bigoted radical does not deserve a "feminist artist" award

In the guise of anti-racism, Davis is a bigot — an activist Jew-hater.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 6/3/2016, 6:50 AM

Trump meets the sensitive press

There will be blood between Trump and the news media as long as Trump stays in the picture. Jack Engelhard, 6/2/2016, 7:43 PM

An interim assessment of Labour's anti-Semtism

Sixth in a series of articles on different aspects of anti-Semitism as seen in the British Labour Party, written by a world renowned expert on the subject. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 6/2/2016, 6:07 PM

To defeat BDS, stop 'fighting BDS'

The fight against the haters begins and ends with Zionism. Instead of reacting to their brand, let's re-create our own - it's been sitting right in front of us all along. Ari Soffer, 6/2/2016, 2:23 PM

Say it ain't so! Jerusalem shall never be divided?

Channel 10's recent hit piece on the Jewish residents of mixed Jewish-Arab neighborhoods in Jerusalem tried, and failed, to make the case for dividing the eternal Jewish capital.Rabbi Ben Packer, 6/2/2016, 2:18 PM

Harry Wu, human rights fighter: A giant among men

Farewell tribute to a man with a crystal heart who died suddenly a month ago. Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 6/1/2016, 9:08 AM

Rhiannon propaganda pamphlet threatens Greens' political integrity

Canards, miquotes, a non-available private conversation - all are used by the Greens to malign Israel. David Singer, 6/1/2016, 7:48 AM

Dear right-wingers: Be careful what you wish for

Those nationalists cheering Moshe Ya'alon's ouster in favor of Avigdor Liberman have a remarkably short memory. Ari Soffer, 5/31/2016, 8:47 PM

Jesse Hughes is “persona non grata” in France

Has ISIS awakened Europe to reality or not? Giulio Meotti, 5/31/2016, 9:04 AM

Critics and Minimizers: The debate over Labour Party anti-Semitism

Is the Labour Party serious about fighting its internal anti-Semitism or will we see a whitewashing of the issue? Part V in a definitive analysis by a foremost expert on anti-Semitism.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/31/2016, 8:33 AM

Blaming the victim, part II

Why do Americans have to struggle to understand Palestinian violence?Dr. Alex Grobman, 5/31/2016, 7:22 AM

Real clear thoughts on BDS “free speech” to misguided governments.

Anti-Semitic remarks have to be protected under Dutch and Swedish law, it seems. Barry Shaw, 5/30/2016, 9:24 AM

Palestinian Arab aspirations in 1948 have not changed

It is a good idea to refresh - or inform - our memories of what really happened in 1948, as the world rewrites history. Eli E. Hertz, 5/30/2016, 8:00 AM

Blaming the victim, Part I

How Israel is blamed, instead of praised, for not capitulating to Arab demands.Dr. Alex Grobman, 5/30/2016, 7:19 AM

The cradle of French Christianity is Islam’s Mecca

Islamists know Europe’s history much better than the Europeans themselves. Islamists dream of returning to Rome, Spain, Paris and Vienna. Giulio Meotti, 5/29/2016, 1:09 PM

Reactions to anti-Semitism in the British Labour Party

The anti-Semitism problem is not limited to a few individuals. in the Labour Party. Fourth in a series on different aspects of anti-Semitism in the party as an indication of what is rampant in Social Democratic parties.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/29/2016, 7:44 AM

Iran is an artificial country

The West ignores what is happening to the many minorities in Iran.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 5/29/2016, 12:51 AM

A case of silent rape in Tel Aviv

Where is the outrage? Jack Engelhard, 5/28/2016, 10:36 PM

Tariq Ramadan, Islam’s Goebbels

Meet the star of European Islam. Giulio Meotti, 5/27/2016, 7:57 AM

Hasbara: A tale of official neglect

Barry Shaw, 5/27/2016, 2:40 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Gaza: A port is no panacea for poverty

Hamas are not burrowing tunnels because Gaza has no port. They are burrowing them despite the fact it does not have one.Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/26/2016, 6:45 PM

Extremist American Jews fund anti-IDF social media channels

How long will American Jewry let these things go on? Ronn Torossian, 5/26/2016, 2:26 AM

Politicians pushing propaganda lose their credibility

Repeating a canard is inexcusable. Check your facts. David Singer, 5/26/2016, 12:32 AM

Feminist totally occupied by Palestine

The only problem facing Palestinian Arab women is Israel.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 5/26/2016, 12:03 AM

Confusion at the King David Hotel

Sometimes you really have to look at events in context to judge them. Jack Engelhard, 5/25/2016, 2:46 PM

Jeremy Corbyn is a legitimizer of anti-Semites

It is the climate created by his arrival at the head of Labour that has encouraged anti-Semitic members to voice a cacophony of hate slurs. Below is the source for that assertion. Article 3 of a study of anti-Semitism in the Labour Party.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/25/2016, 2:46 PM

The BDS Movement: the D is superfluous

Many college students buy into BDS propaganda without questioning its validity. If they did, they’d be in for a big surprise. The very things the BDS’ers accuse Israel of are, in fact, happening in many countries throughout the Muslim worldDr. David Lazerson, 5/24/2016, 3:37 PM

Let’s lay off the "fascism" word in Israeli politics

The hysterical rhetoric we are constantly forced to hear is a sing of political immaturity. Douglas Altabef, 5/24/2016, 3:25 PM

Strengthening the minds and hearts of European advocates for Israel

Getting the information out there on time while working on emotional involvement of one's listeners - that's what advocacy is all about. Noam Bedein, 5/24/2016, 3:14 PM

Legal principles should be able to stand the benefit of a doubt

It is truly fascinating how diplomats and politicians (misuse) use concepts such as "international law" and "contradiction of international law" by applying bare assumptions. Martin Blecher, 5/24/2016, 2:48 PM

Breaking the Silence: Sabotaging Israel from within

What BtS does, answers to its claims, the parameters of legitimate self-defense, what foreign experts have to say about BtS, who funds BtS and why it fights to keep its informers unidentified.Dr. Alex Grobman, 5/23/2016, 7:17 AM

Non-Muslim anti-Semitic inciters in the British Labour Party

This is the second in a six part study of the Labour Party as a case study of anti-Semitism among European social democrats, by a world renowned expert on anti-Semitism. The first article dealt with Muslim anti-Semites in the party.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/23/2016, 7:05 AM

Only Islam can save us from Islam

Is this the solution to Islamic terror? Or is it the cause? Daniel Greenfield, 5/23/2016, 1:24 AM

How Bruce Jenner changed the life of every American

Obama meant it when he talked about changing the very foundation of this country -- meaning that no longer does this land belong to you and me. Jack Engelhard, 5/22/2016, 7:28 AM

Moshe Ya’alon’s public trashing of Netanyahu harms Israel worldwide

Moshe Ya'alon should not have spoken to world media against Netanyahu and the IDF. Ronn Torossian, 5/22/2016, 7:16 AM

A "Liberals in the Likud" member writes the outgoing Defense Minister

The "Liberals in the Likud" is a faction of Likud members within the Likud Party, that promotes individual freedom and free markets. This is an open letter to Min. Moshe Ya'alon from one of its members, sent to Arutz Sheva. Noam Rotem, 5/22/2016, 7:01 AM

IDF generals who Nazify the Jews: What are they talking about?

One of the reasons Netanyahu replaced Defense Minister Ya'alon was his support for General Yair Golan's egregious comparison of developments in Israel to Nazism. Giulio Meotti, 5/21/2016, 9:12 PM

Israel's new Defense Minister: Perception as deterrence

Liberman's appointment may bring the Palestinian Arabs closer to facing reality. Ron Jager, 5/20/2016, 6:00 PM

The Iran Deal and the 2-State Solution: One 'Big Lie" serves another

The left uses same arguments, the same falsehoods and is leading to the same level of danger for both issues. Mark Langfan, 5/20/2016, 5:56 PM

Melania blames the Jews

Melania joins the long list of those, including past US presidents, who are willing to blame the victim as long as he is a Jew.Dr. Rafael Medoff, 5/20/2016, 5:10 PM

A week of ordinary French anti-Semitism

Just the usual Jew hatred and Israel bashing, nothing special. Giulio Meotti, 5/20/2016, 12:40 PM

MK Liberman's appointment as Defense Minister

The new government will not be qualitatively different from its predecessor and except for a change of style, it will be more of the same. Moshe Feiglin, 5/19/2016, 9:25 PM

Open letter to French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault:

Do the French not know the truth about the Palestinian Arabs or do they not care? William K. Langfan, 5/19/2016, 8:25 PM

Hollande's presidency: France, Israel and the Jews

Interview with Freddy Eytan, expert of France's Middle East policy, distinguished diplomat and author: "France is almost obsessive about an international conference on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict."Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/19/2016, 10:54 AM