Jack Engelhard

Kotel controversy – is it for the sake of heaven?

It might not be a coincidence that this Shabbat we are going to read about Balaam's efforts to curse the Jews., 7/6/2017, 12:00 PM

Trump’s revenge and how Woodward/Bernstein ruined journalism

Thoughtful criticism is one thing, whether against Trump or Netanyahu. A barrage of it is something else. It then becomes pure, gleeful hatred. , 7/5/2017, 6:47 AM

Israeli writer Grossman wins big award – is everybody happy?

An Israeli, Left, Right or anywhere in the Middle, got favorable headlines, instead of the usual. That is something to celebrate., 7/2/2017, 12:06 PM

Saving Megyn Kelly

She has become the newest Cultural Villain. And there is a lesson to be learned., 6/27/2017, 5:10 PM

Another peace process, Jared?

This is PEACE PROCESS number 4,699 – and Mahmoud Abbas and his PA/PLO are still the most rotten dirty scoundrels anywhere in the world., 6/23/2017, 12:08 PM

The short precious life of Otto Warmbier

Otto Warmbler found joy in the Jewish State. What a contrast to a barbaric regime where individual life means nothing. , 6/21/2017, 12:05 AM

The Depravity of the left

'Both Sides' didn't shoot to kill Steve Scalise., 6/18/2017, 7:03 AM

Trump was the real target

The wishful thinking of a Trump assassination is getting more threatening. , 6/15/2017, 6:00 PM

UK Jewish leaders view with favor a Palestinian state

They slipped the Palestinian State into 5th place in the list of their commitments, just in time for the 100 year anniversary of the Balfour Declaration. , 6/12/2017, 12:51 PM

Putin schools Megyn Kelly. Comey takes his best shot at Trump

Senate Democrats and a fired FBI head are obsessed with ruining Trump through RedScares, It is a farce and too bad Megyn Kelly decided to act in it., 6/9/2017, 7:55 AM

NY Times to critics – shut up

They hired her to monitor the paper’s integrity…and they fired her for doing her job. , 6/5/2017, 7:03 AM

Netanyahu to Trump – something clicked

Maybe the Israelis have at last caught on to how it’s done, by picking a message of truth and repeating it until it sticks. , 6/4/2017, 8:07 AM

Trump changes his tune about Abbas – we think

In Trump we trust, but following the euphoria of his visit, it’s back to reality. , 5/29/2017, 11:55 PM

Get used to it, she says

The BBC on the Manchester massacre: We will never be able to wipe this out., 5/25/2017, 7:17 AM

Trump makes himself at home in Israel

This visit was a gamechanger. Trump showed Israel it has a real friend, but the millions of Americans who watch channels other than Fox News may not be aware of that., 5/23/2017, 11:59 PM

Special counsel to probe Trump. Democrats still run the show

Bitter Democrats win at getting special counsel to probe Trump, 5/18/2017, 12:09 PM

Amen to moving US embassy to Jerusalem – but at what price?

We’re hoping that the Embassy transfer does happen, as long as it’s not part of some big deal or big fix., 5/15/2017, 1:00 PM

Nothing happens in America besides carping about Trump

Besieged at home, Trump’s visit to Israel will be a vacation, 5/12/2017, 1:00 PM

Lawsuit fever snags CNN and NYT

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What was Abbas doing there with the POTUS?

The gravity of being President has still not quite been absorbed by Donald Trump. Abbas is a killer, a murderer, a terrorist, a warlord and a Holocaust denier., 5/5/2017, 9:11 PM

Celebrating Israel through Leon Uris 

Today it is not proper to glorify Israel, as Uris did. Today it is proper, it is fashionable, to slap Israel around., 5/2/2017, 11:20 PM

Dear Germany – this time you’re making the front pages

Times have changed, Germany, and Jews in Israel do not take your arrogance lying down. , 4/30/2017, 7:46 AM

Obama lied – and now the truth

The question we have to ask is this – on whose side was Obama operating all those eight years? , 4/27/2017, 9:16 AM

The Rabbis March on Washington, 1943

400 rabbis did not move FDR to save what was left of Europe's Jews, nor were they helped by Reform Jews, whose descendants side with anti-Semites., 4/24/2017, 10:05 PM

Bill O’Reilly dumped by Fox News – is this good?

Analysis: CNN was something Fox News never wanted to be. Now it’s getting close., 4/20/2017, 9:34 AM

Letter to a Grandchild

One thing above all motivated us -- that you should not have to endure what we endured. , 4/18/2017, 1:09 AM

Hollywood’s Passover movies – the Book is still better

We never get that part in the movies, of Jewish devotion to purity and decency., 4/10/2017, 11:59 AM

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. , 4/7/2017, 6:59 AM

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. , 4/5/2017, 9:11 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?, 4/2/2017, 7:27 AM

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., 3/30/2017, 9:25 AM

Two state solution equals final solution

Jews are supposed to be smart, but there are exceptions to the rule., 3/27/2017, 10:13 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., 3/23/2017, 12:19 PM

Comey repels Trump spy charges. But nobody believed Hemingway either

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

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., 3/18/2017, 7:56 PM

Killing all the funny people

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

Was Obama simply a hoax?

We have The New York Post and we have Fox News, but after that we are in a wilderness of deception. No one knows where the truth lies. , 3/12/2017, 8:14 PM

Handsome leading man Richard Gere turns ugly for the Jewish State

Poor guy is confused. He’s talking about China and Tibet. Israel is occupying nobody., 3/8/2017, 7:04 AM

The Obamas, not me, ink $65 million book deal

Forget truth from a book that is bound to be self-serving from start to finish., 3/1/2017, 11:06 PM

The Democrats are not done ruining the country

This is not your father’s Democratic Party., 2/28/2017, 12:53 PM

How to survive Oscars 2017

Last year, they warned us about global warming. This year, will there be a Special Award for most original insult against President Donald Trump? Spare us. , 2/26/2017, 6:59 AM

Montreal’s “punch a Zionist” problem

Montreal cannot have changed that much – but it has., 2/21/2017, 8:28 PM

Bottom line: Trump gave Netanyahu a free hand

Trump’s message to Netanyahu is – lead me. Tell me what you want and we’ll work it out. But don’t ask for too much. Not all at once., 2/16/2017, 3:59 PM

Netanyahu’s big chance

Trump's problem is Israel's problem and Netanyahu should say so., 2/12/2017, 8:09 AM

Rambam hospital as a mirror of Israel

Jews and Arabs in the 'apartheid' state of Israel., 2/9/2017, 1:43 PM

Build, but shut up about it, says Trump

What other country stops the presses to announce that it is building more homes?, 2/5/2017, 12:27 AM

None is too many

There is absolutely no comparing Muslim immigrants to Jewish immigrants – for them it’s civil war, Arab against Arab – and they have choices. 57 other Muslim countries. , 2/1/2017, 11:21 AM

Now you can come clean, Mr. Obama

Farewell to an American Haman., 1/28/2017, 6:27 PM

The ugly Americans

A form of Mad Cow Disease is affecting liberal US women., 1/24/2017, 1:30 PM

Has America lost its soul?

Despite the violence pervading America, no one says it should be dismantled. , 1/8/2017, 11:40 PM

The court took 8 months to decide, the soldier had one second to do so

On the Kafkaesque trial of Elor Azariya., 1/4/2017, 11:47 PM

John Kerry with popcorn

What to do with all those Hollywood movies based on the Bible and history that have no Palestinians?, 12/31/2016, 6:32 PM

Dear World

Meir Kahane’s Dear World revisited, in 2016, and even more timely than when it was first written., 12/28/2016, 10:47 AM

All bets are off after UN infamy

The silver lining to the UN’s act of infamy. , 12/25/2016, 12:18 AM

Why real Americans love Putin

Putin is a winner, even though we don't like much of what he does., 12/22/2016, 3:48 PM

Somebody is bound to get shot, Mr. Remnick

Remnick needs to relax and call off the dogs before something happens., 12/19/2016, 7:47 PM