Incitement: The Engine Driving Global Terrorism, Part IITeachers within the PA teach their students that territory delineated by former British Mandate – from the Jordan River to the Mediterranean– is theirs. They say Israel is land that was “stolen” from the Arabs in 1948.
Incitement: The Engine Driving Global Terrorism, Part IIncitement is the new uncontrollable, affordable and elusive weapon of mass destruction. Its brand of terrorism constitutes a major strategic threat to the foundation of the free world. A definitive analysis and what can be done.
Ongoing Terror in JerusalemThe city of peace knows no tranquillity because the Palestinian Arabs use violence to try to achieve their ends.
Victims of Their Own DoingIf Naqba means self-inflicted wounds, the Palestinian Arabs would be justified in seeing it as a day of mourning.
Jordan's Shameful RecordAs the period of mourning for the Temples' destruction begins, a look at Jordan's treatment of the Holy City of Jerusalem.
Palestinian State? A "Crazy State" Does Not Play By The RulesToday, in contrast to the past, no one denies the existence of “crazy states”, or as they are now labeled: rogue states.
Livni Misinformed, Ill-advised and a Danger to IsraelAs the Wall Street Journal noted: “Israel has nothing to show for its 1701 Resolution”, so why is Livni touting it as her great "achievement"?
A Crazy State"Palestine" would be a rogue state, one that the world could well do without.
Hardly an Excessive DemandWhat, exactly, is Israel's asking for?
The EU is No Innocent Bystander, No Honest BrokerThe EU aims to solve the Arab-Israel conflict at Israel’s expense and for a host of self-serving reasons.
Destroying HistoryDenial, disregard - and destruction of evidence of Jewish presence on the Temple Mount has become the Arab way to claim Jerusalem.
Jerusalem: A Bloody BattlegroundJerusalem very name hints at the Hebrew word for "peace".
Obama Called on Israel to Follow in Rabin's FootstepsRabin's real views would probably have elicited a totally different call.
Palestinian Terror in the City of PeaceAttacks in Jerusalem go as far back as 1920, way before the establishment of Israel.
The Convention on the Rights of the ChildInternational Law Prohibits Using Children for War.
So Much for Arab Nationality; Ditto for "Occupation"There are accepted definitions and characteristics of "nations" and of "occupation". How they compare with Palestinian Arabs and the areas of Judea and Samaria.
Had There Been No War, There Would Be No NakbaThe war changed the rules.
Islam's Tenuous Connection to JerusalemJerusalem is never mentioned in the Quran and Mohammed never set foot on Its soil.
So, Who is the Arab League?The Arab League has officially rejected Israel as a Jewish State. This is nothing new.
The "Palestinian Nation" FallacyWanting to destroy another nation does not define a group as a nation.
Is There No Way Out?What is the barrier to peace?
Confusing The World With the Facts on "Palestine"Palestine is a geographical area, not a nationality.
Inappropriate Use of the Fourth Geneva ConventionProtection of civilian persons in time of War does not affect Jewish rights to the Land of Israel.
UN Resolution 242:It's Not Just an Arab Refugee ProblemTo John Kerry: "Israel’s [post]1967 Borders must be secure and...recognized. They will not be secure unless they are recognized." (Lord Carradon) And Resolution 242 addresses the objective of "achieving a just settlement of the refugee problem".
John Kerry, A Secure Israel is a Condition for Peacemerican military experts have recognized the importance of shoring up Israel’s borders to provide some territorial depth.
Jewish Rights in Judea and SamariaIsrael's former UN Ambassador Yehuda Blum on Jewish rights in Judea and Samaria.
Political Rights in PalestineNot once are Arabs as a people mentioned in the Mandate for Palestine.
For Rabin's Yahrzeit: More than Meets the EyeRabin's yahrzeit is the time for the truth about the vision of this pragmatic leader, rather than the leftist assertion that, had he lived, he would have continued the Oslo process and split Jerusalem. Look at his face as he shakes hands with Arafat.
Freedom and Democracy are Prerequisites to PeacePeace will not bring democracy. Democracy will bring freedom and peace. And that is not what we have in the Palestinian Authority.
The Six Day War: Myths and FactsThe Arabs would like the world to believe that Israel woke up one day and invaded them. The real story is below.
Jerusalem Reunification DayGetting the story straight on the need for Jerusalem's reunification to be permanent. And on Arab terror in the city whose name includes the word 'Peace'.
The Naqba: The Arab Self-Inflicted 'Catastrophe'Had There Been No Arab Aggression, There Would Be No Nakba
Attention Livni and Obama: Six Failed Peace AgreementsThe PA's current behavior, failure to live up to its promises and its insistence on a winner-take-all solution using indiscriminate terrorism to achieve its objectives, rests on a long tradition of rejectionism.
Tzipi Livni's Misguided Sense of AccomplishmentsTzipi: Do Not Repeat Your Blunder of 2006
Inappropriate Use of the Fourth Geneva ConventionThe truth about the Geneva Convention, Article 49, used incorrectly to malign and accuse Israel of wrongdoing. It is important to know the answers and here they are.
How the State Department Legitimizes TerrorThe PLO is transparent in its criminal and malicious ways, so what is its flag doing in Washington?
EU HypocrisyThe EU applies double standards by requiring of Israel behavior not expected or demanded of any other democratic nation. Look at the Turks.
GA Resolution for Pal. Statehood Lacks Legal AuthorityThe United Nations General Assembly Resolution for limited Palestinian statehood lacks legal authority. Here is why.
Combatting Terrorism from Gaza: the Legal IssueIs Israel in the right as far as international law is concerned?
The Levy Report – Justice is on Israel's SideBelligerent acts by the Arab state justified Israel’s resort to arms in self-defense in accordance with the Law of Nations
What You Should Know About the "Right of Return"Arab refugees were neither hapless targets nor innocent bystanders. The first stage of the 1948 war was a fierce interethnic or anti-Zionist civil war in which Palestinian Arabs were the aggressors and the initiators - and there is UN Res. 194.
The "Two Jerusalems" MythJerusalem has always been one city, the one the Jews are connected to through the millenia of history.
Islam's Tenuous Connection to JerusalemIf you read the writer's article on Jewish rights to Jerusalem (on the next op-ed page), you now will learn the lack of Islamic rights to the Jew's Holy City.
Jerusalem's Jewish Link: Historic, Political, ReligiousWhy is it ours? Why not share the city if it is so crucial to Islam? Well, maybe it isn't.
90 Years Later, the Mandate Still MattersThe territory of Palestine was exclusively assigned for the Jewish National Home. Not once are Arabs as a people mentioned in the Mandate for Palestine. Nowhere in the document is there any granting of political rights to Arabs.
In Memory of Ben Zion NetanyahuPerhaps the most fitting way to remember Ben Zion Netanyahu, prolific historian, father of the Prime Minister and of Entebbe hero, Yoni - is Article 80, protecting the right of Jewish settlement in Palestine.
Tzipi Livni Quit the Knesset? Good-Bye and Good LuckLivni misguided a nation as to the outcome of the 2006 Second Lebanon War, and the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1701.
Bob Simon, Nothing New Under the SunBob Simon - Take another look. Who is humiliating whom?
A Letter to UK Theatre and Film IndustriesPerhaps the theatre people should bone up on their British history. The writer helps them along...
Islam's Connection to Jerusalem - vs. Israel'sVarious Islamic dynasties governed Jerusalem, but not one made it their capital. The Jews were a majority there - in what is called East Jerusalem today - for generations, including in 1948.
Short and Simple: The Palestinian StateThere has never been a sovereign Arab State in 'Palestine', the area between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea.
Sacrificing ChildrenProtecting children is a that unites the Family of Man. In Palestinian society, that standard has been turned on its head
US Presidents Supported IsraelPresident Obama, do you know how many U.S. Presidents supported a Jewish National Home in Palestine - Eretz-Israel? Righteousness and justice are on our side.
Facts vs. Abbas' NYTimes Op-EdAbbas rewrote Middle East History and this is a historian's factual response to the PA head's op-ed in the NYTimes on May 17, 2111. For a devastating critique, go to Jack Engelhard's op-ed below.
Had There Been No War, ...Had the Arabs not declared war, there would be no Nakba. And although most Arabs left at their leaders urging to wait for Israel's destruction, it was also imperative to eliminate pockets of resistance near Jewish communities.
UN Res. 377 -- A Clear DangerThe significance of the ruling cannot be overstated: It challenges the power of the veto. The UN Charter Does Not Support GA Resolution 377 .