The bigotry of low expectationsAll about giving blacks, Hispanics, and other minorities a pass on behavior that they would otherwise find unacceptable and condemn if perpetrated by Americans who do not belong to minority groups. True for Palestinian Arabs vs. Israelis as well.
The Trump phenomenonMiddle Americans are trying to bring back what once was America. Cruz and Rubio, take note.
Where is the famed IDF out-of-the-box thinking?Adaptability, not efficiency, must become our principal competency for the IDF. While it is important to learn from the past, it is even more imperative to avoid the trap of preparing to face the challenges of the past.
Palestinian Arabs are willing executionersMaybe it's not the Jewish houses or the so-called “occupation” that are at issue here. Maybe it's the Jews. Maybe it's their Palestinian Arab murderers and their primal hatred of Jews.
Israel Means Never Having to Say You’re Sorry.We need to explain to the world that the people behind the BDS boycotts of Israel are the same people who are slaughtering Christians and they should be made to apologize for their actions, not us.
It Worked for Netanyahu, It Can Work for the GOPThe landslide victory by Netanyahu is very much the response of the “silent majority” who are no longer willing to go along with the lies, the arrogance, and lack of accountability and taking of responsibility.
Israel's Elections: Win-Win Scenario Won't HappenThe time is not ripe for change, no matter what the pollsters declare or what the press reports. And center-left parties and their leaders are simply unable to withstand political pressure when push comes to shove and simply back down.
Obsessed with JewsA common thread unifying the desire for the total destruction of Jews is shared by Islamic terror and Nazism
Elections: Why the Left Vilifies NetanyahuThe left's constant carping and criticism of the past few years and the sordid attempt to close down the pro-Netanyahu newspaper, have now turned into a veritable barrage of unleashed hatred. Why?
The Elephant in the SanctuaryCan you imagine a holier mission for our legion of Rabbis than injecting a love of Zion into their congregants - irrespective of each one's political orientation.
Security Checkposts Save LivesSecurity Checkpoints prevent terror and save lives, but the number of security checkpoints in the Central Command went down from 40 in July 2008 to just 12 in October 2012.
'Price Tag' Psychology Revenge is not part of Jewish culture and the Arab world, where it is accepted, knows that.
The Neophyte PresidentWe must reject and condemn the performers, funders and investors who say they won't perform, fund or invest in Israel. We must expose them for what they are and call them delegitimizers and anti-Semites.
Breathing, Eating and Sleeping IsraelIsrael gives Jews what no other nation on earth can give them, a sense of belonging, an extended national family irrespective of where they live and work.
Responding to Trauma in IsraelRon Jager's opeds appear frequently on Arutz Sheva. This is his retraction of incorrect information that appeared in one of his articles.
NY Federation has Its Own Boycott of Judea and SamariaIf New York Federation-funded agencies can so blatantly boycott children who have lost their parents and siblings to terror, why should we be so surprised when the Europeans adopt a similar policy of boycotting Jews?
Obama's LegacyOnly Secretary of State Kerry could outdo President Obama in being at the wrong place at the wrong time. And there can be repercussions.
Annexation: Should Israel Make Her Move Now?Among other factors, there is an unprecedented level of cooperation between members of the two nations in daily life, evident in shopping malls, in hospitals and in any taxi, restaurant and factory. It's not perfect, but it is a success.
Watching America's BackThe recent visit by Secretary of State Kerry has re-ignited obsolete policies and proven worthless expectations that preceded the new/old Cold War era that has returned to the Middle East.
When All Else Fails, Lean on Israel The world is full of "experts" who spend their time going from one interview to another. Maybe they should spend some time catching up on the news and then suggest another type of unilateralism.
The Depths of Jew HatredDedicated to the memory of Evyatar Borovsky, may G-d avenge his blood. May his wife and young children find solace in his and their love of Eretz Yisrael.
Resiliency Means Acknowledging TerrorAmericans are resilient. Israelis have shown, unfortunately, that they are as well. But that is not a carte blanche for Obama to go on with business as usual.