Moshe Phillips

Tlaib blames the Jews for the Palestinian Arab terror attack

Tlaib's tweet on the terror attack that left a 17 year old dead suggested thinking of other ways to end the "occupation." No condemnation here, even if she called it tragic., 8/27/2019, 8:30 AM

They praised the killer of the senator's niece - and then...

Tlaib’s outrageous choice of the pro-terrorist group “Miftah” to plan and run her trip is a slap in the face of the United States Congress and deserves to be investigated by the House Ethics Committee. , 8/22/2019, 7:44 AM

Omar and Tlaib must be sure to investigate 'Auschwitz in Palestine'

The idea that there is “an Auschwitz in every city in Palestine” may puzzle some people, because every major Palestinian Arab city (and most minor ones, too) are under the exclusive rule of the PA, not Israel. , 8/6/2019, 6:44 PM

The tragic fight over a Zionist leader's resting place

In Jabotinsky’s case, the controversy over his re-interment, decades later, is also a matter of significance—and offers important lessons for our own era. , 7/26/2019, 5:40 PM

Jason Greenblatt and camouflaging US pressure on Israel

Jason Greenblatt's tweet in response to my op-ed ignores the fact that all too often, Israel’s leaders have quietly surrendered to U.S. pressure—but not because they wanted to., 7/22/2019, 11:21 PM

Key aspect of Trump proposal would endanger Israel

American friends of Israel must not let this highly dangerous aspect of the proposal remain unchallenged., 7/19/2019, 7:51 AM

The forgotten American victim of terrorism

A State Department website rewarding those who lead to the capture of terrorists who murdered Americans does not mention Rita Levine. Why not?, 7/12/2019, 8:19 PM

Will this anti-Zionist teach your kids?

This Ph.d. candidate even blames Israel for what he calls “the Ferguson (Missouri) Police Department’s violent response to its citizens after the killing of Michael Brown.", 6/19/2019, 12:15 AM

Burying Herman Wouk and burying his Zionism 

The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Jerusalem Post as well as wire services and other newspapers all managed to leave Zionism out of their summations of Wouk's life. Except that Zionism is what guided his life., 5/22/2019, 4:00 PM

Thinking the unthinkable: Aliya in response to shootings

Immigration by American Jews to Israel has never been more than a trickle and maybe it is time for a change., 5/11/2019, 11:20 PM

Places to visit in Israel in 2019 - if you really want to learn

Don't give in to the Israel-bashers who want you to criticize Birthright and hear the so-called "Palestinian point of view" when you know almost nothing about the Jewish struggle to establish a state. , 1/10/2019, 10:33 PM

Jerusalem, Hevron and Menachem Begin's revenge

Menachem Begin was honored recently by the American Jewish Committee which opposed him when he was alive. What changed? , 11/28/2018, 9:28 PM

A Jabotinsky Zionist reply to Ronald Lauder

Is Israel really "tarnishing the sacred value of equality" as Lauder wrote in the New York Times? , 8/29/2018, 1:59 PM

Amy Schumer, breaking the glass, and Jerusalem

An extremely high percentage of Jews break the glass because it is "traditional," yet they have no idea what the deeper meaning is., 6/12/2018, 7:51 PM

Why was Netanyahu in China for Yom Yerushalayim?

If he believes he can rip China's support away from Fatah, he is horribly mistaken., 5/10/2013, 4:00 PM

Glenn Beck's Bloomberg Salute Was Not Hitlerian

At least, says the author, check the facts before slamming someone., 5/8/2013, 3:44 PM

ADL Wrong on Islamic Attack at the Boston Marathon

If you want to know what grassroots Jews are thinking about the international Islamic terror, Israel issues, U.S. politics and more, please don't look to the self-appointed leaders of the Jewish Establishment., 4/25/2013, 8:12 AM

Haggadah for J Street Followers

Dayenu, J Street style: And if we deliver peace between ourselves, the Palestinians, and our Arab neighbors ... that will be enough! , 3/7/2013, 12:17 AM

Note To Kerry: Kyrzakhstan & Palestine Are Both Myths

And“East Jerusalem” does not actually exist. “East Jerusalem” is what the Bible means when it refers to Jerusalem. , 3/2/2013, 9:12 PM

John Kerry at State: Disaster for Israel

John Kerry’s leadership at State will be the beginning of a new effort by the Obama Administration to pressure Israel to surrender territory to the Palestinian Authority- for starters., 1/30/2013, 2:01 PM

John Kerry at State: A Disaster for Israel

The view that Israel and the Palestinian Arabs equally share blame for the continuation of a decades old conflict is part and parcel of Kerry’s troubling perspective. , 12/29/2012, 11:28 PM

"Absolutely Uncertain" Video and the Jewish Media

A well kept secret? Many young Jews are questioning the wisdom of voting Obama. You won't see it in the msm, but you can see it in the movie that is the subject of this article. (Link below)., 10/8/2012, 10:26 PM

Hollywood's Israel Problem & the Gentleman's Agreement

The fascinating, unknown story of how famed Hollywood figures who followed Jabotinsky helped the Jews and the State of Israel. And, asks the writer, what is Hollywood like today vis a vis Israel? No different than Israel's president., 7/20/2012, 10:35 AM

Yitzhak Shamir: Warrior & Statesman (1915-2012)

A tribute to the late former Prime Minister, a true Zionist and heroic leader - a founding father - who passed away a week ago., 7/6/2012, 10:34 PM

Remembering a Heroine of Israel's Founding Generation

“A woman of valor, who can find?” - says King Solomon in Proverbs 31. Shulamit Shamir was one., 8/25/2011, 5:47 PM

Friedman and Farrakhan

Anti-Semitic venue: Thomas Friedman and Louis Farrakhan, both at Howard University., 4/28/2011, 8:36 AM

J St. Rabbi Abandons Zionism

Even leftist Zionism is too much for some of this organization's leading personalities to bear., 2/23/2011, 9:30 AM

A Tribute to Herb Zweibon

INN posted an obituary for this pro-Israel giant, but readers can learn more about his accomplishments from this memorial written by a friend and fellow AFSI activist., 1/24/2011, 2:18 PM

R Emmanuel's Interim Replacement

The writer warns that Obama's interim Chief of Staff has a virulently anti-Israel mentor. , 12/21/2010, 8:10 PM

The Defeatist Pro- Israel Camp

A response to Dr. Mordechai Kedar's writings in Viewpoint magazine, from an AFSI activist., 11/9/2010, 11:42 AM

J Street, Likud & the Professor

No American Jewish organization has generated more headlines and controversy than J Street. , 10/4/2010, 10:00 PM

Court Jews at Clinton Wedding

The rabbi who co-conducted the Clinton-Mezvinsky wedding was Rabbi James Ponet, a Reform rabbi with deep connections to some of the most radical elements of the American Jewish community. Know your rabbis., 8/26/2010, 11:24 AM

Kofi Annan's Holocaust Problem

Is this essay by Annan an isolated incident or does he have a track record of inappropriate action in regard to preserving the history of Holocaust?, 8/15/2010, 2:31 PM

'Time' is Biased Against Israel

The liberal elite in the media in the U.S. and Europe never miss an opportunity to shower attention and praise on the Jewish critics of Israel. Time Magazine is no exception., 8/12/2010, 12:47 PM

Are There Terrorists out There?

Laundering words or omitting them is a media tactic. INN is not politically correct and calls a terrorist a terrorist, but we seem to be a minority. The Philadelphia Inqurer is an example of how it's done., 4/30/2010, 9:43 AM

B'shalach: The Divine Code

Did The Rabbis who authored the classic Jewish daily liturgy embed certain messages in the prayers that were intended to draw attention to authentic Jewish ideas? , 1/27/2010, 11:16 PM

You May not be Pro Israel IF...

You cannot call yourself pro-Israel, as do many American public figures, if you advocate schemes that weaken Israel, says the writer. His definitions might give some Israeli politicians a jolt as well., 1/14/2010, 6:56 PM

Israel & Taiwan in the Obama Era

Israel should take careful note of Taiwan., 9/10/2009, 9:44 AM

No Alternative to Israel

The dream began in Biblical times., 8/14/2009, 5:44 PM

How Netanyahu Will Change Israel

It will be in a starkly American way., 7/10/2009, 11:50 AM

Remember Your 21st Birthday?

Avshalom Haviv was making history on his birthday., 6/25/2009, 11:07 PM

Does Israel Need a New Party?

More important than a new party is a clear vision., 12/24/2008, 10:33 AM

James Bond and Jabotinsky

The Bielski brothers' story is worth telling., 11/24/2008, 11:12 PM

The Next Threat on the US Campus

A controversial left-wing think tank., 10/20/2008, 4:26 AM

If I Forget Thee, East Jerusalem

Words, and especially names, have meaning., 9/9/2008, 12:06 AM

Fashionistas and Eurotrash

Yet another chain of biased newspapers., 7/6/2008, 11:11 PM

Shmuel Katz's Legacy

He left a body of valuable literature., 5/22/2008, 12:28 PM

Olmert and Fighters for the Freedom of Israel

"Yair," his life and ultimate sacrifice., 2/14/2008, 11:41 PM