David Bedein

Yeshacide: The Yesha Council's egregious error at Netiv Ha'avot

The Council of Judea and Samaria (Yesha Council) should have approached today's unnecessary destruction of Jewish homes at Nativ Ha'avot in a way that involved the country., 6/12/2018, 8:44 AM

How to defeat Hamas without firing a shot

The people who organize and participate in current riots on the Gaza fences, are UNRWA employees., 6/10/2018, 3:29 PM

Is the State Dep't preventing exposure of PA UNRWA textbook content?

The Government Accountability Office study of PA textbooks may be filed as classified by the State Dep't. Why?, 4/21/2018, 11:43 PM

Why does the US continue to fund UNRWA schools?

The new UNRWA textbooks are worse than the old ones. , 3/16/2018, 9:32 AM

Confer Polish citizenship on Mahmoud Abbas

The Abbas doctoral thesis makes him the perfect cadidate for Polish citizeship. , 2/21/2018, 11:45 PM

Should UNRWA schools be padlocked?

The UNRWA School System: A convenient surrogate for terrorist organizations, 1/24/2018, 11:04 PM

UNRWA will not go away just because it loses US funds

UNRWA textbooks have deteriorated from incitement of children into a systematic school curriculum of indoctrination for 515,000 UNRWA students to engage in total war., 1/10/2018, 4:49 PM

US must include "sovereignty" in Jerusalem Embassy Relocation Act.

The final wording of the US Embassy Jerusalem and Recognition Act removed references to Jerusalem as part of Israel and gave no assurance that Jerusalem would remain the exclusive capital of Israel., 12/10/2017, 9:06 AM

Israel's Defense Minister and the fate of Amona, Ofra and Elazar

Amona, Ofra, Netiv Ha'avot and more to come., 11/30/2017, 4:44 PM

Save Tzipi from the jaws of Jewish organizations abroad

The writer describes the feeling of emotional distance a US Oleh faces when something happens in Israel while he is back in the US on a visit., 11/24/2017, 1:29 PM

Hillel's Conservative Rabbi Julie Roth is a second time offender

Op-ed: The head of Hillel at Princeton is more worried about how Muslims feel than about Jewish students' rights to hear Israel's side of the story., 11/8/2017, 6:04 AM

What goes on under the surface of UNRWA schools is not the problem

Following the discovery of weapons tunnels under UNRWA schools, a closer look at the schools is mandatory., 11/2/2017, 11:07 AM

Rabbis for Human Rights: It is easier to ignite than douse the flames

“Rabbis for Human Rights” have realized they have to douse the flames which criminalize Jews for where they live, but the damage has to be repaired., 11/1/2017, 10:00 AM

Don't believe what your UNRWA Spokesperson tells you  

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

When a US gov't official calls you a liar, you go on the offensive

The school year is upon us, and guess what Palestinian Authority children are being taught in UNRWA classrooms ..., 8/24/2017, 8:20 PM

Civil War monuments: When the South reversed rhe results of the war

They had lost the war on the battlefield, yet they won the war through politics and diplomacy., 8/21/2017, 11:28 AM

Scrutinizing UNRWA terror involvement

New scrutiny by US Congress and Israel's Knesset may lead to a stand on the organization that thinks that rules are for other people., 8/10/2017, 8:03 AM

Let justice be served. Sue the murderer for his assets. 

Part of the motivation for killing Jews is an assured income from the PA. We can do something about it., 7/30/2017, 8:36 AM

The reality of Saudi Arabia

A look at the facts shows that Saudi Arabia has to effect some basic changes to be considered a peace partner - or peace facilitator - for Israel., 5/31/2017, 11:37 PM

Humanitarian aid to the PA is embezzled for personal gain

Look no further than the Abbas family fortune, acquired during his tenure as president of the Palestinian Authority nearly 12 years ago., 5/20/2017, 11:05 PM

How President Trump could create a Middle East Legacy 

Towards Trump's coming visit to Israel, a real plan., 5/11/2017, 5:13 PM

Towards the pending Abbas visit to Washington D.C.

This is the time for the US to enforce its own policy guidelines. It is not too late., 4/17/2017, 11:09 PM


They talk, advertise, appear in the media - and none of the changes they announce so convincingly can ever come to pass., 4/16/2017, 6:28 AM

Yesha Council, stop isolating the 'settler minority'

Change your strategy before it is too late. Peace Now also sees us as an isolated minority and that is what the public sees., 2/13/2017, 12:16 PM

Terror in the US is a real danger during the Mosul campaign

America must take steps to upgrade preparedness for terror attacks., 10/23/2016, 8:09 AM

This year's threats to Israel

From the High Holyday liturgy: "Our Father, our King, foil the plans of our enemies.", 10/13/2016, 10:54 AM

Those killed by "light weapons" issued by Peres and Rabin to the PLO

As a sad Israeli song says: "And we will remember all of them...our hearts will not let us forget." , 9/30/2016, 11:01 AM

Illegal construction laws apply to Arabs too

Palestinian Arab lies do not turn into truth just because they are repeated. In response to US threats if Israel takes action against an illegal Arab new village, it is time to examine the facts on the ground - literally. , 8/18/2016, 10:46 PM

Israel should silence those who incite terrorist murders

Twenty years ago, the writer would not have written this article, because what it endorses was then self-evident. Remembering the Park Hotel. And what happened to Sheikh Yassin., 4/22/2016, 11:11 AM

For media correspondents: A proposed tour of the Palestinian Authority

If you missed the tour of Israel and the PA (see Rown Dean's article), you can join this one. You will write the most compelling piece you have ever written when it is over, and it will, for a change, be the truth., 2/7/2016, 8:40 PM

Solving UNRWA School Budget Crisis – through UNRWA School Reform

Here's an idea: UNRWA could stop teaching students to grow up and destroy israel. , 8/10/2015, 9:06 AM

A Neglected Issue of the Israeli Electoral Campaign

Netanyahu rescinded on a Palestinian Arab State, but he must explain that using Langfan's maps showing ​the proximity of missiles ​from a Palestinian State to Israel's population centers., 3/18/2015, 8:19 AM

Jewish Journalist Colleagues: Stop the Self-Censorship

The new film UNWRA Goes to War is a must screen for the forthcoming session of the American Jewish Press Association. , 10/9/2014, 11:21 AM

The UNRWA "Peace Ambassador" Who Sings For Terror

Mohammed Assaf, Arab Idol competition winner, sings a tune whose notes have nothing to do with goodwill or peace. He is a UNRWA alumnus., 6/2/2014, 11:27 AM

Martin Indyk's Moment of Questionable Judgment

An instance of questionable judgment from which he has not wavered, has hovered over him for 18 years and inflicted untold damage on Israel and the Palestinian Arabs., 4/14/2014, 6:45 AM

If the Gov't Were Freeing the Murderer of Your Child?

Close your eyes: how would you feel if the gov't were freeing the convicted murderer of your loved one?, 3/27/2014, 12:11 PM

What You Can Do to Correct UNRWA Education for Violence

Citizens have power. Here is what citizens and legislators from donor nations can do to correct UNRWA indiscretions; Follow up on briefings in Knesset, Congress and UK Parliament., 3/26/2014, 12:02 PM

Covering Ariel Sharon's 2001-06 Term as Prime Minister

A newsman's report of what transpired before and after the destruction of Gush Katif., 1/15/2014, 10:44 AM

Netanyahu's Next Speech at the United Nations

Netanyahu's UN speech is an outline that can suit several other targets. Let's start with Mahmoud Abbas and rip into the integrity of the PLO and its leader., 10/2/2013, 10:46 AM

Global Anti-Semitism Forum Has a "New State" to Tackle

Imagine a state with the principles stated below. Will the Global Forum Against Anti-Semit​ism tackle this new anti-Semit​ic state now in formation?, 5/29/2013, 4:58 PM

It's Not Just the Temple Mount; They Even Claim Susya

A specious Arab "historic connection" to a spot with clear archaeological evidence of Jewish life is contradicted., 8/24/2012, 9:30 AM

Learn from the Alinskyites

How we can use Alinsky for our own goals. (The opinions in this article are the writer's own)., 6/14/2012, 12:38 AM

The Last Word on "King's Torah"

They admit that they never even read it. You cannot even buy it. The writer, however, reviewed it more than a year ago. Read what he says about it., 7/10/2011, 1:34 PM

The PA's Fayad is No Moderate

He issued a declaration of war, not of peace., 9/25/2009, 12:50 AM

The Alternative to Blackmail

There is another option., 2/20/2009, 1:48 AM

The Challenge of the New Year

Prevent the next withdrawal., 10/7/2008, 12:16 AM

The Capital of Arab Culture

UNESCO fights Israeli control in its own capital., 9/8/2008, 2:19 PM

PR Success for Israel's Enemies

I met the Free Gaza Movement group in Cyprus., 8/25/2008, 3:23 PM

The Nightmare is Not Over Yet

Mr. Olmert will now create facts on the ground., 7/31/2008, 12:00 AM

In Search of Queen Esther

President George Bush plays the role of the king., 5/13/2008, 11:11 PM

Twenty Questions

People don't know what to ask the candidates., 4/29/2008, 11:27 PM

He Said He Wanted to Study

We knew Avraham David Moses..., 3/18/2008, 6:56 PM

Surreal in Annapolis

Doing some reality testing., 11/28/2007, 4:16 PM

Preventing a Terror State

Challenging the Bush-Olmert policy on Fatah., 9/24/2007, 7:06 PM

How Did Neo-Nazis Enter Israel?

A quirk in the first law of the state of Israel., 9/12/2007, 1:43 AM

Genesis of an Anti-Semitic State

On the anti-Semitic laws and curriculum of the PA., 8/24/2007, 3:28 AM

Netanyahu Wins: The Israeli WASP Factor

Is Feiglin a White Ashkenazi Sabra with Protexia?, 8/15/2007, 6:52 PM