David Rubin

Religious Zionist political unity requires compromise

If they get together, even technically, the 100,000-200,000 Religious Zionist votes that have been tragically wasted in each of the previous elections will finally serve the public that it represents, rather than entering the trash bin of history. , 12/23/2019, 5:57 PM

No fear of Religious Zionist primaries: Let the people decide

There is a battle raging in the Religious Zionist movement, which consists of at least three parties, over whether to have primaries. , 12/17/2019, 7:38 PM

Netanyahu: Make a deal with Likud rivals, not Gantz

Instead of passing the mantle to Gantz after 4-6 months, why not do the same with his potential rivals within the Likud? Why not agree to a similar deal, but internally?, 12/9/2019, 6:29 AM

Netanyahu's options

Loyalty to the people comes first, before loyalty to any one person., 11/27/2019, 8:01 AM

Vote to the right of Netanyahu

Netanyahu needs a party to his right taking strong stands on the crucial issues of Eretz Yisrael and the state's Jewish character to make sure his campaign promises come true., 9/16/2019, 3:10 PM

Darkness according to Bogie Ya'alon

Please enlighten us, Bogie. Explain to us Religious Zionists why freedom to choose is backward. , 7/17/2019, 7:25 AM

Is it really a second Holocaust?

Thoughts on the Rabbi Peretz controversy: Criticizing an educator who points out the magnitude of the problem won’t solve it. , 7/12/2019, 4:50 PM

Roll out the generals: 'Blue and White' appeals to the Right

Generals notwithstanding, the Left has failed miserably in recent years in the vital national goals of re-settling the Land of Israel and defeating Israel’s enemies., 6/12/2019, 4:12 PM

Parties on the Right, put your egos aside and unite!

The goal is to ensure that all parties to the right of Netanyahu pass the electoral threshold., 6/3/2019, 1:00 PM

Israeli elections: Was Kahane racist?

Racism is not a charge to be bandied about lightly, but in the case of Kahane, it is used without qualifications. , 2/26/2019, 8:56 AM

Bernie Sanders and the Jews: A sad paradox

Senator Sanders reached out to Rep. Omar by calling her office to offer his support in the face of sharp criticism from both Democrats and Republicans for trafficking in anti-Semitic tropes on Twitter., 2/22/2019, 3:37 PM

The Trump Challenge - a peace process that works

A new peace plan, called Peace for Peace., 2/27/2017, 10:26 AM

Middle East Advice for America

The interests of the free world dictate letting the civil war continue and quietly encouraging a stand-off., 6/27/2014, 12:06 AM

The Bibi and Ruby Show

The prime minister is trying to prevent MK Ruby Rivlin from gaining support in his bid for the presidency., 5/26/2014, 12:25 PM

Tzipi Livni's Obsession Against "Settlers"

This mystical promoter of “peace at all costs” has staked her political career on the suicidal concept of Israeli surrender of its most strategic and historic lands to an armed band of Islamic terrorists., 5/9/2014, 1:01 PM

Confronting the Apartheid Canard

As long as the issue is ignored, the charges will only intensify. , 5/2/2014, 9:08 AM

No To Unconditional Citizenship!

Minister Bennett's Plan for Annexing Area C is in need of amendment., 4/14/2014, 12:58 AM

Michael Oren's Peace Plan: Salvation or Suicide?

Former Amabassador Oren's unilateral peace plan has a curious addition to the Gaza unilateral withdrawal plan., 2/27/2014, 10:17 AM

Lapid is Running Scared

Could this be the beginning of the end for the Bennett-Lapid alliance?, 12/9/2013, 7:50 AM

Too Many Ignorant Jewish Would-Be Politicians

Yuval Diskin is launching his political career by complaining that there are “Too many Jews” in certain areas of the world., 12/5/2013, 7:57 AM

Who is Minister of Defense Moshe Yaalon Defending?

There are other ways to be behind terror attacks besides formal organizational backing., 10/24/2013, 8:35 AM

Can PA Arabs Be Loyal Citizens of Israel?

A thoughtful response to the Hotovely annexation-plus-citizenship plan for PA Arabs., 6/25/2013, 7:07 AM

What Israel Can Teach Boston

Israel can teach the United States some fundamental strategies to counter the terrorism and its effects. , 5/6/2013, 11:04 PM

Who Are Those Refugees?

the UN has turned into a bastion of hatred, in which the goal of hurting Israel has become paramount and the refugee issue become one of its weapons., 4/26/2013, 11:00 AM

Time for a New Peace Process

"Land for Peace” is dead. It’s time to try ‘Peace for Peace’. A genuine, sincere peace agreement shouldn’t require the surrender of Israel’s heartland to a band of armed terrorists., 3/9/2013, 10:08 PM

The Lapid-Bennett Alliance

Netanyahu needs them to form his coalition, says this writer. , 2/22/2013, 1:36 PM

Morsi Did Us a Good Turn

The Egyptian President’s comments are just the tip of the Muslim Brotherhood iceberg. , 2/1/2013, 8:51 AM

The Lapid Factor in the Coalition Equation

The possible and probable coalitions that may follow Israel's elections., 1/23/2013, 5:25 PM

A Little Humility Won't Hurt, Mr. Beilin, After Oslo

The architect of the disastrous Oslo Accords called Obama “Super Pro-Israel”. , 9/6/2012, 2:19 AM

Occupy Herzl Street?

The "Social Protestors" reveal their true intent., 6/27/2012, 4:36 PM

Bibi vs. the Children

It all boils down to whether you want to stand for the rights of these children to feel secure, Prime Minsiter Netanyahu., 6/5/2012, 8:15 AM

Florida Primaries: Gingrich vs. Romney on Israel

The writer delineates the difference between the two pro-Israel Republican candidates on Judea and Samaria and the "Palestinian people"., 1/30/2012, 2:37 PM

Will the Jerusalem Mufti Say Why Muslims don’t eat Ham?

The Mufti is inadvertently doing us a service, by revealing the violent directives given to Muslims in the Koran and the Hadith for how to deal with Jews and all non-Muslims. Let him say the real reason, written below, for Muslims avoiding pork. , 1/26/2012, 12:25 PM

MK Benny Begin, Who is Supreme?

The writer explains his view of the reason for MK Benny Begin's solution for the threatened outposts and antagonism for the Outpost Law., 1/17/2012, 8:24 AM

Bibi and Barak: Creating Tensions to Expel Jews

Why do the two create division by involving the IDF as the enforcer?, 12/15/2011, 12:21 AM

Why is the PM Blocking Supreme Court Democratization?

Minister Meridor has a Supreme Court obsession. Why is Bibi following him? He certainly knows the truth., 11/27/2011, 8:57 AM

The New Obama: No Cause for Euphoria In Israel

Has Obama changed? Jewish perception of him has to be based on the truth., 9/28/2011, 1:14 PM

Rabbi Froman and the Religion of Jihad: A Critique

Giving the UN statehood bid a rabbinical stamp of approval is a shocking display of disregard for terror victims and an irresponsible show of support for those who have never hid their intention to drive us into the sea. A scathing critique., 9/1/2011, 9:59 AM

Why Do the Jews Vote Obama?

The litmus test of American Jewish support for a presidential candidate may not be Israel, but there should be limits to how anti-Israel he can be and still get Jewish support., 7/18/2011, 8:49 AM

Rabbi Lior's Arrest

Rabbi Lior’s arrest was much more than a travesty of free speech. The reason for the arrest made no sense at all. , 6/28/2011, 12:29 AM