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.
The Ides of March are Soon Upon UsObama's visit, despite reports to the contrary, will not go by without pressure on Israel. Obama would do well to notice the changes that have occurred within and around Israel.
A Psychologist Views Israel's Bread & Butter DilemmaIsrael circa, 2013; the voters have clearly stated – "it’s the economy, stupid". And they have also said that senseless withdrawals in response to delusional Palestinian Arab demands are out. A psychologist says what it all means.
Obama's Narcissistic View of IsraelThe political, cultural and yes, religious alliance, between the United States and Israel is getting stronger especially during the past four years of the Obama administration, much to his chagrin and frustration.
Voting for the "Right" PartyThe American Jewish liberal scene continues to support and espouse what clearly has been rejected by the Israeli electorate.
The Silent Jewish Liberals Speak UpThe Palestinian Arabs never miss an opportunity to cut off their nose to spite their faces. And, as usual, Jewish liberals are cheering for them.
Hamas Takes Israel's "Poison Pawn"It is a chess game with life and death stakes. Israel's seeming strategic decision not to destroy Hamas once and for all is simply a response to the changing geopolitical circumstances.
US Elections: Don't Worry, Be JewishHey liberals - which ever way you cut it, Obama's actions and his performance have consistently been way behind what he claims to represent and utters at every opportunity as far as Jewish values are concerned.
Israel's Elections: Deri's ComebackAn analysis of one of the surprises of the Israeli election season: the new Deri-Yishai dual leadership of the Shas party, almost forgotten in the Bibi-Lieberman merge, and the Orlev-Hershkowitz duo.
How to Debate When You Have Nothing to SayThe Democratic campaign, with media help, eclipses routine nastiness we have become accustomed to during elections and has become the mainstay of the Obama campaign against Romney and the Republican Party.
The Emperor Has No Clolthes There is nothing to show for four years in office, but the media is like those watching the emperor's parade, admiring the non-existent clothes.
The Empty Chair SyndromeThere is a world of difference between what the empty chair means in Judaism and what Clint Eastwood was telling Americans.
"Uncle" Tom and the Protocols of ZionThomas Friedman grinds his teeth at a reality that he cannot accept, while the mainstream of the Jewish people remains steady in its belief that American exceptionalism and Jewish exceptionalism can thrive simultanously.
Taking the Jewish Vote for GrantedOkay, Jewish Democrats. Now your party is touting and even electing avowed anti-Semites, not just Israel-bashers. Is that going to affect your vote in November?
Who Moved Obama's Cheese?Focusing in on the redistribution of wealth issue is nothing more than a clever distraction from the real problems that are a result of Obama's ineffective decision making concerning economic and financial issues.
Does Israel Need Elections Now?Those who think that Prime Minsiter Netanyahu is calling for early elections out of a sense of political weakness, or that the left has succeeded in getting its wish, have it all wrong.
Till Death Do Us PartObama has created a Middle Eastern political environment that has taken Egypt's recent modernization back 1000 years. Read the writer's description of how. It is mind-boggling.
Israel's Many Gifts to the WorldNo country in the history of the world has ever contributed more to humankind and accomplished more for it's own people in so brief a period of time as Israel has done
Avoiding Apologetic LunacyThe American-Jewish liberal mindset likes its Jews portrayed as Holocaust victims or as soul-searching soldiers in movies such as “Beaufort” or “Waltzing with Bashir.” Most Israelis don't want to play along, so why do some of their leaders?
The Palestinian Non-Issue: Synopsis of ChangeSorry about that, Palestinian Arabs, but you have turned into a boring non-issue. Even the Israeli left and Israeli Arabs have moved on. That leaves only one recourse for your activities, unfortunately.
Our Own Worst EnemiesWhy do the young American Jews whom Beinart claims to represent find it so difficult to express unconditional support for Israel?
We, The Israeli Public We, the Israeli public and supporters, must understand that to remain quiet and complacent means perpetuating the current situation.
The Anti-Obama Silent MajorityIn 2008, Obama spoke about the idea of uniting the country, in 2012 Obama will have to deal with a determined unified nonpartisan coalition of Americans objecting to his re-election.
Rebranding ApartheidSharia law is the real apartheid. Let's tell the world the truth about Arab rights in Israel and Arab rights in Islamic countries.
Republicans - C'mon, Get Your Act Together!Why do so many who belong to the right-wing of the Republican Party make such a passionate effort to support other candidates other than Mitt Romney, when he can beat Obama?
Ron Paul is Unfit to Hold High OfficeOver the past week, a former staff assistant of Ron Paul, Eric Donero, has shared with the public a peek into what makes Paul tick, and to be honest, the description is somewhat frightening.
The JFNA's Invisible JewsDid you know? Despite there being no US legal prohibition against tax-exempt donations (501 (3) (c) status) to the area for education, cultural, or health/medical related programs, Federation funding does not go to the Jews of Judea and Samaria.
Don't Let Obama Off the HookOccupy Wall Street wants to do just that. They are worried about losing the White House. Eventually, they will shift the blame to the Jews. Some have already done that.
Psychological Warfare against IranHow does little Israel get President Obama to begin to take effective action despite his natural inclination to do nothing in regard to Iran?
"Waltzing with Trauma"The Jewish American ultra liberal left can only identify with the downtrodden and that includes Jews. Stalwart Israelis don't fit in.