Ariel Natan Pasko

On Kedushah, Kedoshim, and Kiddush Hashem

While those individual Jews killed in hate crimes, terror attacks, and the Holocaust, died Al Kiddush Hashem, when it comes to the Israel as a nation, it is a Chillul Hashem, and needs to be avenged., 5/5/2019, 9:04 AM

Spiritual leprosy and real faith In G-d

Israel of today is not Eretz Yisrael of a thousand years ago, desolate, difficult to get to, and ruled by hostile foreigners., 4/11/2019, 11:34 AM

Judicial Dictatorship in Israel is not Democracy

Why does Israel need judicial reform? The Court's hearing on Otzma Yehudit is a telling example of judicial disdain for the Knesset., 3/15/2019, 11:54 AM

Pekudei: Counting and Israel's election polls

Counting and accounting are Jewish traits. They are the subject of this week's Torah reading, and there is incessant counting by means of polls for the upcoming elections. , 3/6/2019, 11:58 AM

Jewish self-hatred rears its ugly head

It's gotten so outrageous, that even Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein (Likud) saw the hypocrisy, and recently felt the need to push back: , 2/28/2019, 10:00 PM

Unite the Torah nationalists now!

It’s time for egos to get out of the way and let leadership and statesmanship enter., 2/17/2019, 2:01 PM

Tenth of Tevet 5789: Jerusalem is under siege again!

Has anyone noticed the irony that Australia's recognition of only West Jerusalem as Israel's capital came within days of the Fast of Tevet?, 12/18/2018, 5:59 AM

Ocasio-Cortez, Gringas, and Jewish ancestry

if Ocasio-Cortez wants to claim Jewish ancestry, she had better be ready for the consequences., 12/11/2018, 10:09 AM

Where did the late George H. W. Bush stand on Israel?

George H.W. Bush will go down in Jewish History as the American president who forced Israel into a subservient position and endangered millions of Jews., 12/4/2018, 5:59 PM

Israel's quitting UNESCO would make Ben-Gurion proud!

At the end of December 2018, Israel’s intended withdrawal from UNESCO becomes official. Let’s hope PM Netanyahu keeps his word., 11/23/2018, 2:44 PM

Rabin and Trump: A comparison

The Left’s annual “Guilt-In” in Rabin's memory, is meant to silence those who disagree with their delusional “peace” policies., 11/6/2018, 3:00 PM

Golden age aliya to Israel - like Abraham and Sarah

A new Birthright program that has older people – grandparents – moving to Israel, pulling their kids and grandkids there., 10/23/2018, 12:10 PM

Hurricane Michael, US Passports, Trump,...the Flood is Coming!

Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but there are stormclouds ahead., 10/14/2018, 8:55 AM

Reality check: Israeli-Palestinian Arab coexistence - the Big Lie

Who wants Israeli-Palestinian Arab coexistence? And who most emphatically does not?, 10/9/2018, 11:52 AM

Trump and Palestine vs. Genesis, Rashi and The Land of Israel

G-d has a sense of humor., 10/3/2018, 6:20 AM

Wave your Jewish Jed Lightsaber for this week

Have you connected to Hashem?, 9/28/2018, 7:05 AM

The TIPH of the iceberg: Foreign occupation of Israel

No UN Occupation Troops, “peacekeepers,” or TIPH “observers,” from Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and Turkey, should be allowed in the Land of Israel. Cancel biased TIPH's mandate now! , 8/29/2018, 3:01 PM

Torah national structure in the state of Israel

Rabbi Simeon: To be redeemed, we need to implement those Mitzvot/policies that will re-build the ideal national structure in the Land of Israel., 8/18/2018, 9:30 PM

Korban Pesach and Israel's Redemption

Moses sang at the Red Sea" G-d is the master of war., 4/5/2018, 12:12 AM

Last time Iraq, this time Iran, time for Purim

What they planned for us, comes back on their own heads - as told in the Megilah, the Book of Esther., 2/28/2018, 11:37 PM

Time to imagineer* a post-Ayatollah Iran

With Iranians now rioting in the streets, America - and not just America - must step-up to the plate and commit itself to absolute victory in Iran, using it’s massive resources, for the good of the world. , 1/5/2018, 7:10 AM

Palestinian rioters, watch out! Hanukkah is coming!

Push the Jews too far and you might just get a Jewish backlash., 12/12/2017, 7:25 AM

Israel, don't let the Kurds down!

Israel must recognize an independent State of Kurdistan., 10/30/2017, 10:30 PM

Tell the world: "He took it from them and gave it to us"

Netanyahu, tell the world the truth., 10/15/2017, 1:56 PM

Illegal immigrants in Israel and America

Israel's Supreme Court justices preferred the human rights of the infiltrators who came to find work here over the citizens of the State of Israel, helping the Left destroy the country in which it lives. Just like in the USA., 9/8/2017, 1:12 PM

North Korea: There is an Israel Connection

North Korea has never recognized the State of Israel. And that's for starters. An eye opener., 8/16/2017, 10:48 PM

Do you feel the churban yet?

Do we feel the churban, the destruction of the Temple and the exile, do we really?, 8/1/2017, 1:59 PM

A July 4th message for Israel: No taxation without annexation!

Happy Independence Day, America! Now Israel should learn from Benjamin Franklin, Patrick Henry and the 1766 Boston Tea Partiers., 7/3/2017, 10:51 PM

Our obsession with the past

Reminding haters of what was done to us in the past only whets their appetite., 5/5/2017, 12:22 PM

Don't cheat this time, Marwan Barghouti

This is not the first hunger strike organized by Barghouti, the "moderate," but let's hope he doesn't cut corners this time around., 4/21/2017, 1:00 PM

Recovering from Peace Process Delusional Disorder

The delusional drive to create a Palestinian state, must be defined as a disorder. As such, it can be treated., 1/26/2017, 9:13 PM

Descended From Abraham, Isaac and Jacob

Most Americans are descended from earlier arrivals to its shores, from more than one country, and many don't know who their relatives were beyond a few generations back. Thus, the explanation for the growing popularity of genetic testing and ancestral searching, one of the latest fads in America, 6/23/2006, 6:11 AM

And There Was No Referendum in Israel

Turning reality on its head, on presenting his new government to the Israeli Knesset, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert stated that the settlement enterprise in Judea and Samaria (the West Bank) endangered the State of Israel. , 5/4/2006, 10:20 PM

Has Israeli Arab MK Ahmed Tibi Become a Racist?

It "bothers" Israeli Arab leaders that after years of war and terrorism, 63% of Israeli Jews agree with the statement, "Arabs are a security and demographic threat to the state.", 4/5/2006, 12:37 PM

It's Time to Think Big and Take Power in Israel

The Right has been reactive, a reactionary movement trying to hold onto what was, while Shimon Peres, Yitzchak Rabin, Yossi Sarid, Yossi Beilin, and, more recently, Ariel Sharon and Ehud Olmert, have undermined the national camp with their "positive" agenda., 3/21/2006, 11:02 PM

A Brutal Police Riot in Israel

Nothing has been seen like this in the free world since the police riots during the Chicago Democratic Convention in 1968., 2/6/2006, 10:49 PM

"Retiring" to Israel Like Abraham

Avraham and Sara were not youngsters when they made <I>aliyah</I>. According to the Torah text, they were 75 and 65 years old respectively. So, here is my new idea, based on G-d's model. Programs need to be developed to bring older people to Israel, just as there is today a wealth of programs for younger people., 11/11/2005, 12:53 AM

Thank You, Ariel Sharon

I'd also like to thank all those in the Israeli electronic and print media who jumped on the "disengagement bandwagon" to promote an ethnic cleansing campaign in Israel., 8/24/2005, 10:30 PM

Israel: The Jewish Affirmative Action State

Recently, there's been a lot of talk about whether Israel should be a Jewish religious state, a Jewish and democratic state, a Jewish Zionist state, or a plain-old, everyday state for everyone who wants to be a citizen., 6/27/2005, 10:12 PM

Israel to Bush: Read My Lips

The redemption of the Jewish People and their return to the Holy Land is an unstoppable divine process...the "Palestinians" won't stop it, the Europeans won't stop it, and America won't stop it. If America continues to promote the "rights" of the "Palestinians"... know that you are going against the G-D of History and Jewish destiny. Beware! , 6/6/2005, 11:18 PM

Pope Dead; Give Israel and the Jews Their Property

I'm calling on the Catholic Church to open up the Vatican vaults and return all the stolen Jewish property that they have confiscated over the centuries - to honor the memory of the "good" relations Pope John Paul II fostered., 4/3/2005, 1:42 PM

Peace Madness Syndrome in Israel Again

Once infected, messianic hallucinations of "peace" begin to confound the victim's moral compass, leading to confusion, lack of moral clarity and a suicidal death wish for the "peace of the grave"., 2/18/2005, 12:19 AM

East and West Palestine, and Israel?

Behind the backdrop of the Sharm El-Sheikh meeting, it's rumored that there's a proposal to bring Egyptian influence back into Gaza, and Jordanian influence back into Judea and Samaria., 2/9/2005, 5:39 PM

Happy New Year to the Land of Israel!

Judaism, as described in the Torah and further explained through millennia of rabbinical discussion, is highly land-centered. There are numerous agricultural laws relating to the Land of Israel., 1/24/2005, 10:30 PM

Today, Ariel Sharon is Irrelevant

Until Yasser Arafat's recent demise, Israel's feckless leader, Ariel Sharon, was wont to call him "irrelevant". Sharon did it at every opportunity. Yet, Arafat was anything but irrelevant., 1/20/2005, 10:47 PM

Israel Has Already Held a Referendum

The idea of representative government is firmly rooted in Israel. In fact, so much so, that the "people's representatives" don't want the people to decide for themselves a question of historic magnitude. , 1/12/2005, 10:38 PM

Creating a Palestinian Apartheid State

Forget Apartheid, they're planning a racially-ethnically pure Arab state free of Jews., 12/28/2004, 2:16 PM

The Jewish Struggle Against Arabs in Israel - Part II

The Oslo War, its terrorism, death and destruction, have hardened Jewish attitudes toward both the "Palestinians" and "Israeli Arabs". , 12/5/2004, 4:30 PM

The Jewish Struggle Against Arabs in Israel - Part I

While the Israeli and world media focused on the Sharon government's defeat in the recent Knesset budget vote (69 to 43), another vote took place that same day, with significant long-term consequences, about the right of Jews to build communities for themselves in their historic homeland. , 12/2/2004, 11:24 PM

Tell Israel the Truth, Michael B. Oren - Part II

Then he spewed the standard Israeli leftist line: "Obviously, the only long-term solution to terror is a diplomatic political solution...." , 11/24/2004, 11:38 PM

Tell Israel the Truth, Michael B. Oren - Part I

Every once in a while, I read an op-ed piece and say to myself, "Wait a second, that's not true.", 11/23/2004, 11:00 PM

We Want Our Homeland, Israel

No sooner is that evil, sick, terrorist, homosexual, pedophile, serial mass murderer is finally out of the picture, than George Bush, Tony Blair and most of the world jump on the opportunity to continue his legacy. , 11/17/2004, 11:49 PM

Arafat Was Dead a Long Time Ago

He's dead; he's not dead; he's dead; he's not dead; he's dead.... , 11/10/2004, 8:15 PM

Israeli Settlers: You Will Be Prosecuted!

Start broadcasting the message loud and clear at every opportunity, that in the future, after the Sharon government collapses and is replaced by a pro-Jewish government in Israel, all war criminals - both those who participated in the "disengagement process" and the "original ones" who brought the Jewish People the Oslo War (you know, Shimon Peres, Yossi Beilin and their ilk) - <I>will be prosecut, 9/23/2004, 11:27 PM

Arik or Achav: Sharon's Gone Dictatorial

But, at least Napoleon built an empire for the glory of France; Ariel Sharon seems to be working hard for the Palestinians. It's not so dissimilar to Shimon Peres' earlier global <I>shnoring</I> - fund raising - for Palestine. , 9/2/2004, 11:55 PM

Palestinian Leaders Trick Their People Again

What do Marwan Barghouti, Yasser Arafat, Ahmad Qureia, and leaders past and present of Hamas, Islamic Jihad and others, have in common? Besides encouraging their followers to kill Jews in Israel, they regularly pull the wool over their followers' eyes, lying, cheating and profiting from the suffering of the Palestinians. They habitually sacrifice average Palestinians in their struggle against Isra, 8/23/2004, 9:19 PM

Liberating the Israeli Economy From Occupation

Well, I for one am against the "occupation" - socialist, economic control, that is. , 8/16/2004, 8:11 PM