Is Israel demolishing homes legally?

Law is the basis of democratic society. And that is exactly what is behind Israel's demolition of Arab terrorist homes.Dr. Shmuel Katz, 12/4/2016, 1:52 AM

Rudy and Mitt

Only Israel is concerned about who the new Secretary of State will be. Larry Gordon, 12/3/2016, 6:54 PM

Patronizing big business lectures morality to Breitbart

Money, Arab money, calls the tune, along with political correctness and free speech for those who agree. Giulio Meotti, 12/3/2016, 6:40 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The forgotten fire?

Last week’s fires did little to illuminate much of the unknown still shrouding another conflagration that flared up, almost a year and a half ago. Dr. Martin Sherman, 12/2/2016, 2:04 PM

The day the music died for Jewish American Liberals.

It's always tough to bet on the losing horse, but when you have to realize that your arrogant abetting of an anti-Israel administration has landed you outside the circle, that can lead to PTSD (Post Trump Stress Disorder). Ron Jager, 12/2/2016, 1:40 PM

The IDF Rabbinate of Rabbi Goren: "With Might and Strength"

Anti-religious IDF policies and the trials of the new Chief IDF Rabbi, are nothing new, just the issues have changed. First IDF Rabbi Goren's autobiography tells that story, that of a Jewish state that created a Jewish army . Rochel Sylvetsky, 12/1/2016, 3:04 PM

The Israel-Palestinian impasse after Trump

How Netanyahu can take his cue from Trump in Israel.Dr. Mordechai Nisan, 12/1/2016, 1:20 PM

Your family misses you

They may sometimes - okay, often - be obnoxious, but they are yours.Dr. Jacob L. Freedman, 12/1/2016, 10:29 AM

The sociological story behind the US election

Voters voted their self identity allegiance to their political ‘tribe’.Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 11/30/2016, 10:29 PM

Encouraging arson

Children indoctrinated to kill and hate, any way they can. David Bedein, 11/30/2016, 10:25 PM

Moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem

The move presents a great opportunity for the new president.Dr. Max Singer, 11/30/2016, 2:03 PM

Recount double-cross: Lock her up, Mr. Trump

Gloating is good but revenge is better... Jack Engelhard, 11/30/2016, 10:13 AM

Cuba is a Gulag and the Left likes it

Castro was a ruthless Communist dictator on the lins of Stalin. Where does the posthumous praise for a cruel despot come from? Giulio Meotti, 11/29/2016, 8:05 PM

Why kids are dumb

How to educate the educable, so many of whom who are turned off by the present system. Fred Skolnik, 11/29/2016, 8:01 PM

Trump’s election consequences: Fears, hopes, and expectations

The Republicans will inherit a government where they control the executive office, the Senate, the House, the governorships, as well as the state legislatures. How’s that for the Obama legacy of hope and change? Meir Jolovitz, 11/29/2016, 10:34 AM

Jews can be anti-Semites too!

Gilad Atzmon, the paradigm of a Jewish anti-Semite, is not alone.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/28/2016, 9:26 AM

Written in 1989: They burned my trees

Did you give some of your pocket money for trees to JNF as a child? Rabbi Meir Kahane, 11/28/2016, 8:23 AM

The trap of travesty: The Shoah as show business

Life was not beautiful, nor amusing, nor did the victims dance, during the darkness of the Holocaust. Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 11/28/2016, 7:36 AM

Welcome to Norway, the West’s most anti-Semitic country

Norway is smitten by a plague of anti-Semitism. Giulio Meotti, 11/27/2016, 11:29 PM

Cuba and Israel

Castro surprised Israelis once, in 2010. Perhaps Raul can continue from there.Prof. George Jochnowitz, 11/27/2016, 7:55 AM

Trump Triumph requires direct negotiations between Jordan And Israel

The real reason for the continuation of the Israel-Arab conflict lies in ignoring the UN Charter. There is no use trying to change the PA's stand. David Singer, 11/27/2016, 6:02 AM

Calling arson just that - arson

The enemies of Israel are ablaze with joy, but they do not understand the strength of the Jewish people, whose flame of survival burns in their souls.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 11/26/2016, 7:20 PM

The real mother

The answer to the question of ownership of the Land of Israel has been answered without turning to the Bible, the UN or the Balfour Declaration in the conflagrations that rage across Israel. Tzvi Fishman, 11/25/2016, 7:57 AM

The Amona demolition is in the Koran

The Koran tells Muslims that the Israeli Supreme Court is simply acting out Mohammed's prophecies.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 11/25/2016, 7:48 AM

Rule of Law or Rule of lawyers: A letter to Minister Ayelet Shaked.

Sitting justices have veto power over who will be their successors, an arrangement unheard of in any major democracy. Malcolm Dash, 11/24/2016, 10:48 PM

Please, not another peace process, Mr. Trump

What is the model of an Arab state upon which Israel can put its trust? Where, to be blunt, do Arabs live in harmony even among their own? Jack Engelhard, 11/24/2016, 5:59 AM

ADL ignores Ellison anti-Semitism, attacks pro-Israel Bannon

Has ADL decided to go partisan - backing an overtly anti-Semitic Democrat and attacking a pro-Israel Trump appointee? Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 11/24/2016, 5:16 AM

The Second Letter Netanyahu did NOT write to Jean-Claude Juncker

The EU reminds one of Byzantine where, while Islam was conquering the Christian territories, the Byzantine leaders were obsessed with worries about the Jews.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/24/2016, 5:01 AM

Israel’s possibly imminent Obamageddon

Obama's end of term frustration, especially now that Clinton is not his successor, bears careful watching. Baruch Stein, 11/23/2016, 7:14 AM

The IDF should be all-male

Women in tanks and other combat units? What purpose does that serve except for radical feminism? Women are not needed in the army altogether anymore. A non-halakhic analysis. Leonie Ben-Simon, 11/23/2016, 6:41 AM

The Supreme Court or The Supreme Being?

It is not only the IDF Chief Rabbi's appointment that the Supreme Court sees itself authorized to postpone, it is also ready to destroy Eretz Yisrael and ruin the lives of Jewish families. Israel must make a choice. Shifra Hoffman, 11/23/2016, 6:18 AM

A White House that is for settling the Land Of Israel

The Fox News op-ed on the Trump administration said it all. Ronn Torossian, 11/21/2016, 11:22 PM

Fox News, a lamp in the wilderness

Stop crying about Fox News not being perfect. Jack Engelhard, 11/21/2016, 7:37 AM

Unpopular leaders

Popularity is a very slippery way to judge the correctness of policies and the competence and temper of leaders who will be judged by history.Rabbi Berel Wein, 11/20/2016, 11:49 PM

Rabbi Amar tells it like it is

Reform Jews are not in the same category as their leaders. Tzvi Fishman, 11/20/2016, 9:58 PM

The days of the Dybbuk in the White House

To leave office with a legacy Obama supped with a devil in thin disguise.  A President who puts so many freak events into play has to be under a mischievous spell.   Steve Apfel, 11/20/2016, 9:33 PM

Trump and the Jews

There is truly nothing to fear about the upcoming Trump presidency. Larry Gordon, 11/20/2016, 12:26 AM

Barack Obama’s legacy has been canned

Even if American voters were concerned about some of the things Trump said, the statements were never going to take priority over Obama’s failed legacy. Voters took "Yes, we can" to the cannery. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 11/19/2016, 6:25 PM

Only the Jewish state is marked

Europe is turning its back on the Jews again. Giulio Meotti, 11/19/2016, 6:08 PM

Give Trump a Chance

Automatic criticism is not a basis for policy. Yoram Dori, 11/18/2016, 9:16 AM

Trump and the media

The media are telling us how to think and they want us to think badly of Trump. Jack Engelhard, 11/17/2016, 10:57 PM

The season of Very Big Lies, False Narratives, and Diabolical Deeds.

Fighting back is the only optionProf. Phyllis Chesler, 11/17/2016, 10:47 PM

ISIS is only a symptom - underneath lies a much deeper threat

Our enemy is not ISIS per se, but rather a flagrantly sweeping Jihadist ideology with multiple, disparate, and sometimes reciprocally related terror offshoots.Prof. Louis René Beres, 11/17/2016, 10:37 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Obama unplugged: What to do?

Israel must credibly convey that support for unilateral Palestinian statehood will not be a cost-free decision for whoever acts to effect it – or fails to foil it. Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/17/2016, 9:15 PM

Obama's distorted rhetoric

Systematic and purposeful omissions characterized Obama's speeches throughout his presidency.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/16/2016, 9:21 PM

Reading "The Infidels' is like entering a time machine

Reading this book about what occurred a century ago, one feels that it is all happening now - and tragically, it is. Rochel Sylvetsky, 11/16/2016, 4:51 AM

Listen guys: There was an election, and you Jewish Democrats lost!

ADL attacked Bannon and Breitbart media, but simply forgot about Soros all during the Obama administration. Ronn Torossian, 11/15/2016, 8:27 AM

Ambassador Power - missing in action

What happened to the fighter for human rights?Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 11/15/2016, 12:34 AM

What would it take to assert sovereignty over Judea and Samaria?

Israel needs a reasonable plan.Dr. Robert Wolfe, 11/15/2016, 12:27 AM

The Star of David becomes a Swastika in Germany

It is a work of art, they say. Giulio Meotti, 11/14/2016, 8:34 AM

Norway, a country which turned bad

An interview with Finn Jarle Sale, Norwegian magazine editor, revealing Norway's attitude to the Jews.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/13/2016, 7:19 PM

Filling the spiritual void with politics - doesn't work

Embracing JStreet, the NIF and the Palestinian Arab narrative seem the right thing to do when you reject authentic Judaism. It has happened before. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 11/13/2016, 7:22 AM

Be careful, Californians: Grass can kill

A warning to the states that legalized marijuana. Tzvi Fishman, 11/13/2016, 6:59 AM

Trump must confirm Bush-Congress commitments To Israel.

Trump has a hard road ahead making choices, but here is something he can - must - rectify immediately. David Singer, 11/11/2016, 3:47 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The elections: Respite - not redemption

For America, and everything that made it America, the results of Tuesday’s election are a welcome and necessary  respite - but are far from being a lasting redemption.Dr. Martin Sherman, 11/11/2016, 12:44 PM

Hillary to run for president of Canada

Okay, so Canada has no president, but you get what I mean. Jack Engelhard, 11/11/2016, 6:33 AM