Depressing conclusions to be drawn from the sad story of the Kurds

What happened to Kurdish dreams of independence is a warning signal of what could happen to an Israel which relies on the world.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 10/23/2017, 5:09 PM

Open letter to a Peleg Yerushalmi rioter: Thanks for the 'lessons'

The Peleg Yerushalmi anti-draft registration riots as a learning experience. Isaac Kohn, 10/22/2017, 11:36 PM

NYT isn’t really Der Sturmer, but…

Charles Blow writes a column for the NYT, but he could just as well be writing for Der Sturmer. Jack Engelhard, 10/22/2017, 10:59 PM

Between the Iranian threat and the Palestinian State threat

A linkage – tacitly if not explicitly expressed – has again been created between the White House’s support for Israel’s demands in the Iranian-Syrian arena and what is required of Israel in the Palestinian Arab arena. This is dangerous for Israel.Maj. Gen. (res.) Gershon Hacohen, 10/22/2017, 5:00 AM

Now is the time: The US and Israel should leave the UNHRC

Leaving the UN Human Rights Council is as imperative as leaving UNESCO. Giulio Meotti, 10/22/2017, 4:49 AM

Oh, baby!

Israel’s fertility rate is the highest among the dev.eloped countries of the OECD Shmuel Sackett, 10/20/2017, 12:42 AM

Correcting Elie Wiesel

One intellectual does not a wise man make. Jack Engelhard, 10/20/2017, 12:32 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Decertifying Iran- A moral imperative. But now what?

As the experience of 2003 shows, Iran will only abandon its nuclear program if confronted by what it perceives to be a tangible military threat.Dr. Martin Sherman, 10/20/2017, 12:31 AM

My Jerusalem: The Eternal City

Book review of a collection of personal love letters to a city.Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 10/20/2017, 12:25 AM

Trump defeated ISIS, Europe abandoned the Kurds

Giulio Meotti, 10/18/2017, 11:00 AM

After the holidays

There are no Jewish holidays until Hannukah. We hve to make do with memories of the holidays of the month of Tishrei, about to end.Rabbi Berel Wein, 10/17/2017, 1:15 PM

If all men are rotten – then what?

Remarkably, a Hollywood scandal that makes everyone look bad. Jack Engelhard, 10/17/2017, 12:08 PM

Why is the Center for Jewish History celebrating anti-Zionism?

There is anti-Zionism in Jewish history, so recalling it is legitimate. But why is there no debate, why is no one invited to voice opposing views, at this kind of event? Ronn Torossian, 10/17/2017, 11:56 AM

How UNESCO breached its own constitution

UNESCO appears to have acted outside the terms of its own Constitution in admitting “Palestine” to membership. Now it is paying the price. David Singer, 10/16/2017, 11:42 PM

Two Europes clash over Islam and Christianity

There is a new iron curtain, but it is not made of barbed wire and it may just save us all. Giulio Meotti, 10/16/2017, 12:04 PM

The Syrian Kurds: Israel's forgotten ally

In Syria, where chaos reigns and there are no moderates among the Sunni Arab opposition, the “enemy of my enemy” principle may apply. Israel should act quickly. Rauf Baker, 10/16/2017, 11:59 AM

A tzaddik in Hollywood

Would Noah have made the grade in Hollywood? Tzvi Fishman, 10/16/2017, 7:17 AM

How French notaries benefitted from Jewish property in the Holocaust

An Interview with Vincent le Coq and Anne Poiroux, writers of the book The Notaries under Occupation (1940-45).Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/15/2017, 12:48 PM

Trump tames the media

How Trump substitutes for Israel. Jack Engelhard, 10/15/2017, 7:21 AM

The anti-Iran Sunnis and the ‘Jordanian Option’     

The Palestinian Arabs have lost Sunni support by allying with Iran. Now is the time for new initiatives. Ron Jager, 10/15/2017, 7:03 AM

Coptic priest stabbed to death by Islamist terrorist

The brutal Jihadist murder of Coptic priest Monsignor Samaan on a busy Cairo street has so far elicited no response from Egypt's government. Ashraf Ramelah, 10/15/2017, 7:01 AM

Refusing to submit to UNESCO

The US and Israel have to continue to deal drastically with outright anti-Semitism and bald lies. Rachel's Tomb and Hevron, Jerusalem and the Western Wall are not Jewish enough for UNESCO. Giulio Meotti, 10/13/2017, 1:17 PM

 The “Jordan-is-Palestine” Conference-Why I agreed to participate 

Of all the “Right-wing” alternatives for the two-state formula, the “Jordan-is-Palestine” concept is the only not one inconsistent with the underlying principles of the “Humanitarian Paradigm.”Dr. Martin Sherman, 10/13/2017, 8:13 AM

A Hate-America death squad

Trump symbolizes all the things the anti-America groups loathe. The author names those whom she sees as out to destroy the USA. Joan Swirsky, 10/13/2017, 7:54 AM

What next, once ISIS falls?

What is coming next, after the imminent defeat of ISIS?Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 10/11/2017, 5:21 PM

Don't believe what your UNRWA Spokesperson tells you  

Check it out for yourself right here. David Bedein, 10/11/2017, 11:09 AM

The Center for Jewish History saga: Good, but not good enough

The CJH cancelling of anti-Israel events is a step in the right direction, but they would never have been planned had there not been BDS sympathizers at the helm. Ronn Torossian, 10/11/2017, 9:14 AM

Judaism's life-changing ideas

Judaism was and remains a dazzlingly original way of thinking about life.Former Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks, 10/10/2017, 3:21 PM

One B61 US Nuke delivers $1.2 billion worth of Tomahawk TNT

One B61 US Nuke Delivers $1.2 Billion Worth of Tomahawk TNT. Do the cost-benefit analysis here. Mark Langfan, 10/10/2017, 1:22 PM

How the West deluded itself with the 'end of history'

Fukuyama, in 1992, wrote that Western liberalism had triumphed and helped disarm the secular West mentally. But he was wrong. Giulio Meotti, 10/9/2017, 8:31 PM

Harvey Weinstein – a case of box office poison

Who’s next for The New York Times? For some reason the paper has remade itself into a scandal sheet that traffics in sleaze,  Jack Engelhard, 10/9/2017, 7:01 PM

Pres. Trump, don’t swallow Erekat’s PLO-Palestine poison pill 

Erekat’s claim that Israel occupies 100% of Palestine is utter rubbish. David Singer, 10/8/2017, 5:11 PM

Las Vegas is a wake up call for US security forces

You don’t have to fathom the reasoning behand a madman’s outrage in Las Vega. You have to figure out how to protect your citizens. Barry Shaw, 10/8/2017, 4:06 PM

Center for Jewish History Hosting Jewish Voices for Peace Events

The Center for Jewish History is making history by being a Jewish cultural landmark that hosts anti-Israel events. Is it trying to separate Jews from Israel? Ronn Torossian, 10/8/2017, 10:30 AM

Cheers for Las Vegas cops and cops everywhere

Just maybe some respect would be appreciated, or just keep quiet and let them do their job. Jack Engelhard, 10/6/2017, 3:47 PM

Only Israel's fences save lives

Walls and checkpoints in Israel are not for halting illegal immigrants. They save lives. Giulio Meotti, 10/6/2017, 3:35 PM

When Palestinian Arabs cry "Humiliation"

Time to protest the fact that an entire population is harassed by body checks at malls and supermarkets, car inspections at parking lots and worse. Eli E. Hertz, 10/6/2017, 5:06 AM

Against Faux-Feminists who deny the rights of Muslim Women and Jews

I can tell you that anti-Semitism—Jew-hatred—is not new among feminists. But today, what I call 'faux feminism' is more interested in alleged Israeli 'occupation' than about Muslim honor killings in that same region.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 10/4/2017, 4:57 AM

Exclusive interview: 'Son of Hamas,' the speaker who shocked the UNHRC

"There is a huge difference between Israeli and Palestinian leaders," says Mosab Hassan Yousef, the video of whose speech at the UNHRC went viral, in an interview with Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/3/2017, 3:12 PM

Guide to the Perplexed: Israel's Supreme Court

A brief summary of the reasons for the pervading feeling in Israel that there is a need to change the rules regarding Supreme Court activity - while respecting the centrality of the judiciary in the only Jewish - and democratic - state. Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2017, 3:07 PM

Another Jordanian knife in Israel's back 

Peace with Jordan? More like the quiet before the storm.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 10/3/2017, 7:01 AM

Interpol and when terrorists become the police

Can you imagine Palestinian Arabs investigating the Las Vegas shooting to see if there are any connections to ISIS? Jack Engelhard, 10/2/2017, 11:59 PM

Exposé: CNN and NYT ignored US Defense Secretary revelation on Taliban

Mattis said that Russia and Iran were arming the Taliban, but the two news outlets buried that bombshell in order to save the Obama Iran deal. Mark Langfan, 10/2/2017, 6:45 AM

US Jewry at the crossroads: LIberalism or the Jewish State

There is no US political party that espouses both. A choice must be made. Thomas Mountain, 10/2/2017, 6:26 AM

The killing in Har Adar, the Kurds and the Israelis

How interesting to see how the world treats the PA's bid for a state and the Kurdish struggle. Giulio Meotti, 10/1/2017, 1:25 PM

Tension over Kurdistan

The referendum is highly important for both sides, those for and those against.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 10/1/2017, 6:19 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Oslo at twenty-four - Failing the “crystal ball” test

If Rabin had a crystal ball that allowed him to foresee the terrible trauma and tragedy the Oslo Agreements would cause, there is little doubt that he would have never agreed to its signature. Dr. Martin Sherman, 9/30/2017, 10:29 PM

The Nishma Research Profile of US Modern Orthodox Jews - a surprise?

Surprise or no surprise? Depends.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 9/30/2017, 9:06 PM

Yom Kippur: Healing the Universe 

Insights on Yom Kippur from Israel's first Chief Rabbi, iconic founder of Religiuos Zionism, Torah Sage, poet and philosopher.HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, 9/29/2017, 2:00 PM

The annulment of vows on Yom Kippur

Why are we so confident that Heaven will agree to this and truly wipe that slate clean for us? Rabbi Berel Wein, 9/29/2017, 1:56 PM

Yom Kippur: Guide for the perplexed 2017

Enhance and improve is a key message of Yom Kippur. A primer for those who wish to learn about the significance of the fast. Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger , 9/29/2017, 1:31 PM

The most personal of festivals

A thought for Yom Kippur from the Koren Sacks mahzor.Former Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks, 9/29/2017, 1:22 PM

Everyone wants to join the liberal bubble

It's gratifying to talk about "values" when you are the new elite. Giulio Meotti, 9/28/2017, 11:30 AM

Don't be fooled by Hamas and Fatah reconciliation in Gaza

The plan is for cooperation, with Hamas continuing terror development and Fatah running civil life. Barry Shaw, 9/28/2017, 9:13 AM

“Completely normal” terrorist murders three Israelis

What concerns the people of Har Adar, of all Israel, of America and the entire world, is namely – who’s next? Jack Engelhard, 9/27/2017, 11:20 AM

The revival of the "animal holocaust" distortion

Using what happened to Holocaust victims to deplore the treatment of animals reflects a distorted mindset, but that is just what animal rights lovers are doing in the Netherlands. And not just there.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 9/27/2017, 10:36 AM