Midwood HS Jewish teacher tries to downplay honoring Hamas

Being Jewish doesn't necessarily mean one is againt terrorist Hamas or the Muslim Brotherhood anymore. Cindy Grosz, 7/28/2018, 12:30 PM

Ask Israeli chess champion Liel Levi-tan about Middle East apartheid

A seven year old champion is prevented from attending the chess world championship in Tunisia because she is Israeli, but nothing happens. Only Israel's Nationality Law is panned as apartheid. Giulio Meotti, 7/27/2018, 5:11 PM

Native Americans are being brainwashed by PA lies

The campaign is based on strategic disinformation and mendacious fairytales in which the Palestinian Arabs have a history similar to that of Native Americans. The big lie. Barry Shaw, 7/27/2018, 10:30 AM

Free Arab Shia from their Iranian slavemasters

The Ayatollahs are perversely using Shia Islam as a tool to destabilize, colonialize and rape the Arab-oil rich areas of Iraq and Syria. Mark Langfan, 7/26/2018, 6:16 PM

Is Ocasio-Cortez your kind of GIRL?

We need clarification from our leftist friends as to what is permissible and what is forbidden, so we can go on with our lives without being tagged as bigoted. Jack Engelhard, 7/26/2018, 6:15 AM

LA attorney mulls prosecution of anti-Israel UCLA event disrupters

A top Los Angeles City attorney is now actively reviewing the file of evidence and police complaints of May 17 event at UCLA for possible prosecution under state laws that criminalize the disruption of public meetings, other related statutes. Edwin Black, 7/25/2018, 10:08 PM

One woman fighting anti-Semitism in Durham N.C.

The plan is to take over local police departments across our nation by political means, then have them boycott Israel and claim that police anti-terrorism training they receive in Israel is meant to teach American police how to murder black people. Lee Kaplan, 7/25/2018, 4:30 PM

Let them walk out of Birthright and say Kaddish for Arab terrorists

These possibly-halakhically Jewish naifs have been taught nothing about Judaism or Zionism and they actually cannot tell the difference between the aspiring murderers and the intended victims.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 7/25/2018, 10:30 AM

Irrerversible damage caused by Gush Katif destruction continues

The August 2005 expulsion of Jews from Gush Katif helped put Hamas in power, worsened the security of Israelis, and contributed to the isolation of Israel internationally (Edmund Sanders) Arye Yizhaki, 7/24/2018, 10:45 PM

Why Gazan soccer fans could not find a FIFA team to support

The 1917 Balfour Declaration has never been forgotten or forgiven by the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) and Hamas, whose 2018 Gazan supporters do not want to root for a country that voted for it. David Singer, 7/24/2018, 4:20 PM

IDF –  who else? -- to the rescue for Syria’s White Helmets

On a particular day last week, nobody condemned Israel, at least not for a military operation…imagine that! Jack Engelhard, 7/24/2018, 12:46 PM

Donkeys and falcons and qassams et al

The documented use of animals by Arabs to commit atrocities against others is an eye opener. Gerald A. Honigman, 7/24/2018, 12:46 PM

The Exodus, July '47: When the British Navy attacked Holocaust victims

Forget the movie: Second Officer William (Bill) Bernstein, an American Aliyah Bet volunteer crew member was found clubbed to death, 15-year-old refugee Zvi Jakubowitz, and one other died of bullet wounds. Jeff Dunetz, 7/24/2018, 10:30 AM

The hypocrisy in opposing Israel's Nationality Law

Israel is the “freest Arab nation” in the world, the only country where an Arab spring really succeded, and without bloodshed, but it is the Jewish State. Giulio Meotti, 7/23/2018, 4:30 PM

Arrivals, Departures: Holocaust victims as artists

Dr Rachel Perry’s Arrivals, Departures Exhibition of artists who lived, died and painted the Holocaust is at the Hecht Museum in Haifa. The theme: 'Quand Meme,' despite everything.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 7/22/2018, 9:37 PM

After the fast

After the fast day of mourning on the ninth day of Av come seven weeks of resilience and rehabilitation. Rabbi Berel Wein, 7/22/2018, 9:11 PM

What's your exile exit plan?

It's going to happen regardless, so best to be proactive.Rabbi Chananya Weissman, 7/22/2018, 1:58 PM

Are Jewish students safer in Russia than the US?

It is possible that a Russian campus is safer for Jews than an American campus. Jack Engelhard, 7/22/2018, 12:30 PM

Tisha B'Av: The dark watches of the night

Immortal words by Israel's first Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, the iconic founder of Religious Zionism.HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l, 7/21/2018, 9:45 PM

Dear Jews of America, California is not Israel either

A response to Rabbi Menachem Levine's insightful oped "Dear Israelis, America is not Israel." Tzvi Fishman, 7/20/2018, 2:45 PM

Trump and Putin may attempt a return to pre-PLO and Hamas days

The 1964 PLO Charter said: “This Organization does not exercise any regional sovereignty over the West Bank in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, on the Gaza Strip or the Himmah Area..." Good idea. David Singer, 7/20/2018, 1:17 PM

For these I weep

The oft-quoted verse from Lamentations 1:16, read on eve of the 9th of Av fast, is as apt today as it was when the Prophet Jeremiah said it while mourning the destroyed first Holy Temple.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 7/20/2018, 7:13 AM

Interview: American Jewry's challenges

Dr. Steven Bayme, Director of Contemporary Jewish Life at AJC: “The resurgence of Orthodoxy is one of the great success stories of American Jewry."Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 7/20/2018, 7:03 AM

INTO THE FRAY The Nationality Law brouhaha

Israel will only be democratic if it is Jewish—and it will only be Jewish if it is Zionist. Therefore, it will only be democratic if it is Zionist i.e. if it is the nation state of the Jewish people. Dr. Martin Sherman, 7/20/2018, 5:50 AM

POTUS is silent on UNRWA

Trump is continuing a bad Obama policy.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 7/19/2018, 12:44 PM

Everyone is smart except Trump when it comes to Putin negotiations

That brilliance explains why they are all billionaires who were elected president.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 7/19/2018, 12:22 PM

The French multicultural football nightmare

The town of Bondy, where soccer star Mbappe was born and raised, has a sad story to tell. Giulio Meotti, 7/18/2018, 7:57 PM

I confess, I am simply on the wrong side.

How out of step I am, opposing same-sex marriage, abortions on call, transvestite free choice of restrooms. and wanting my tax dollars to go elsewhere. Just ask any progressive liberal. Isaac Kohn, 7/18/2018, 3:59 PM

Dear Israelis, America is not Israel

Israeli Zionist identity is essentially no different from any other national identity, such as those of the Irish, Italian or German immigrants who assimilated into the US melting pot.Rabbi Menachem Levine, 7/18/2018, 2:45 PM

Trump/Putin – no rematch of JFK/Khrushchev

Trump/Putin meeting was a summit in search of a crisis. If the Dems can't find a war, they'll make one up. Jack Engelhard, 7/17/2018, 7:30 PM

Rebuilding the Black-Jewish relationship

School admissions make headlines In NYC and DC. Black Leaders Kevin Jackson, Darrell Scottand Burgess Owens speak out. Cindy Grosz, 7/17/2018, 3:33 PM

The Arabian Nightmare of the West

Terror as a curiosity: Did you know that there is no Muslim terror in the West? Just ask those who are desperate to escape from admitting to the Arabian NIghtmare. Alexander Maistrovoy , 7/17/2018, 2:31 PM

1938-2018: No Jew in Germany

Germans are addicted to anti-Semitism and now Merkel has imported a new strain of anti-Semites.. They even repeat the same anti-Jewish imprecations. Giulio Meotti, 7/16/2018, 9:04 PM

Leftism and liberalism: Private property

How far so many American Jews have sunk, trading the false comforts of Egypt for a Leftist Democrat bill of goods - liberalism replaced with degradation of Leftism. Howard Sachs, 7/16/2018, 12:22 PM

Philip Roth, Birthright, and the Israel problem

Philip Roth's life and writings epitomize today's young American Jew, like those who left a Birthright trip this week to sympathize with Palestinian Arabs who will have to leave the home they are living in illegally. Fred Skolnik, 7/16/2018, 12:00 PM

Can German Jews ever be part of the "homeland"?

Germany’s desire to protect its Jewish citizens casts them apart from mainstream Germans. This is not what Heimat is meant to be. Ron Jontof-Hutter, 7/15/2018, 7:59 PM

Who owns the sea?

The receding Dead Sea has left 50 sq. miles of new, exposed dry seabed that could be developed for tourism, but the PM has not signed the forms registering it as State Land. A seven year saga. Yoni Rotenberg, 7/15/2018, 4:16 PM

Trump in Europe — American and unbowed

Trump invaded Europe and let them know who's boss. Jack Engelhard, 7/15/2018, 3:32 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The pusillanimization of the Israeli right

Astonishingly, having been proved entirely justified in its condemnation of the dangerous defects of the “Left’s” political credo, the “Right” proceeded to embrace it.Dr. Martin Sherman, 7/14/2018, 9:39 PM

A stop at Bachrach: I see my father's face

"When other rivers will be purified only the Rhine will ever flow red (Natan Alterman).Prof. Itzhak D. Goldberg, MD FACR, 7/14/2018, 8:40 PM

The end of the democratic dream

An Arab online newspaper asked its readers: "Do you believe equitable democracy can exist in Arab states?" An overwhelming said no.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 7/13/2018, 5:20 PM

Macron’s France, immigration, and anti-Semitism

In 2017, Centrist Emmanuel Macron won by default. One year later, the French crisis is not over. In fact, the gradual replacement of the native populace and culture by a new population and a new culture seems entirely plausible.Dr. Michel Gurfinkiel, 7/13/2018, 10:24 AM

Jabotinsky and Israeli victory

The study of Jabotinsky's life and thought has been the subject of increased attention in recent years, which seems to be indicative of a thirst for something that is lacking in the current Jewish political and cultural milieu. For his yahrzeit. Eric Ruskin, 7/12/2018, 10:59 PM

Zeev Jabotinsky's Zionist legacy

The revival of the Hebrew language, social justice, democratic values and self-respect which Jabotinsky pushed for, can now be found in our modern Israeli society. Yaakov Hagoel, 7/12/2018, 10:17 PM

Anti-Semitism is the West's self-destruction

Hating Israel is really Western hate for its own self. An insidious campaign of political correctness and moral relativism has conquered our intellectuals, our media, our academia, our politics and our society. Giulio Meotti, 7/12/2018, 10:19 AM

There is an ongoing Pashtun genocide in Pakistan

Pashtuns all over the world are raising their voices hoping the campaign gains global attention and support, and several protests recently took place in the US and across Europe. Dana Soffi, 7/11/2018, 10:59 PM

The Arabs should be saying 'thank G-d for Israel'

How do Israel's minorities fare in comparison with those in the US? Did a governor of say, Alabama, ever offer to take a few counties and give them to the African American people? David Ben Horin, 7/11/2018, 10:40 PM

Another top-notch Supreme Court nomination

The perfect choice for the season of resistance.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 7/11/2018, 8:45 PM

Are you standing with Ireland's boycott of Israel?

Are you supporting BDS by donating to organizations that call for boycotting the Jewish State? Check where your money goes. Ronn Torossian, 7/10/2018, 8:42 PM

Two fresh faces from NY – and both are dangerous

Every Democratic Socialist knows exactly what to say – Resist Trump, Blame the Jews. Jack Engelhard, 7/10/2018, 8:12 PM

INTO THE FRAY: Israel Victory Initiative - Quo vadis?

Judging by Israel’s reticent responses to the continuing violence along the Gaza border, the essence of the Victory concept appears to have made little inroads into the thinking of Israeli policy-makers—and even less into their consequent actions.Dr. Martin Sherman, 7/10/2018, 7:35 PM

Rabbis Weiss and Angel's accusations against the Chief Rabbinate

The Makor Rishon Hebrew newspaper ran an article by the two US rabbis against Israel's Chief Rabbinate. However, the Israeli public does not know enough about the Rabbinate's relations with US Orthodoxy to judge the truth of the arguments presented. Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 7/10/2018, 8:00 AM

Attacking Israel's Nationality Law is pure hypocrisy

Israel is the only country where there is an Arab Spring that succeeded, and this despite its definition as a Jewish state. Giulio Meotti, 7/9/2018, 4:03 PM

Entrenched apartheid in the 'West Bank'

A discriminatory two-tiered segregation system is maintained throughout Areas A and B in the 'West Bank.' David Singer, 7/9/2018, 2:19 PM

France is a ticking time bomb

The "lost territories of the Republic" proclaim the failure of integration. Giulio Meotti, 7/9/2018, 1:46 PM

The hypocrisy of intersectionality and the Jewish question

Today's young adults have gone from being liberal to becoming the most illiberal, closed-minded, and intolerant people in the community. They exist, you see, on a higher moral plain than the rest of us. They know better. Barry Shaw, 7/9/2018, 10:22 AM

PA targets reporters – but that’s just half the story

Disobedient reporters were not tolerated and found themselves shipped to re-conditioning camp – under Obama. Abbas beats them. But who do writers accuse of planning to silence the press? Jack Engelhard, 7/8/2018, 7:44 AM