Leonie Ben-Simon

Are the polls on the mark?

Are the polls on the mark?

Liberman will probably lose mandates due to many factors. He is seen as untrustworthy as he swings from side to side, signing an overflow vote agreement with left of center Blue and White. He also is betting on an ageing population of Russians., 20/08/2019 19:12
Jonathan Pollard and you

Jonathan Pollard and you

We all need to step up immediately to enable him who gave up the best years of his life for our people, to care for his sick wife and to live decently.  , 08/08/2019 09:01
Amalek is on our doorstep and he has a burning kite in his hands

Amalek is on our doorstep and he has a burning kite in his hands

Do we hear environmentalists all over the world howling about the incendiary kites from Gaza burning down trees and grasslands– not a word. There is complete silence!  , 14/06/2019 11:34
A halakhic state? Or one that respects halakha?

A halakhic state? Or one that respects halakha?

We now have issues on whether men and women should serve together in army units, whether Torah students should be drafted, whether non-essential government works should be done on Shabbat and Supreme Court decisions which conflict with Jewish law. , 28/05/2019 07:16
It's over: The white tribe and the Mizrachim

It's over: The white tribe and the Mizrachim

To the media: Stop trying to divide us. The IDF has created Israelis who are not pitted against each other's ethnic backgrounds and who do not identify as one group or the other., 12/04/2019 13:09
Make or break: You decide the election winner

Make or break: You decide the election winner

Understand that when you do not vote the winners will be the party determined by ones who do go out to vote., 05/04/2019 07:23
What if Magen David Adom stopped its services in Tel Aviv?

What if Magen David Adom stopped its services in Tel Aviv?

MDA's next step could be stopping services anywhere if they are allowed to cancel services in parts of Judea and Samaria without a problem., 17/02/2019 12:51
Free speech and the Military Censor

Free speech and the Military Censor

Some politically motivated writings have a deleterious effect on security and should be overseen by the military censor., 03/02/2019 06:44
Is Erekat really that stupid?

Is Erekat really that stupid?

Am Yisrael Chai – the people of Israel live!  We believe in life, and you believe in death., 11/01/2019 08:40
The  next six million - voluntary disappearance?

The next six million - voluntary disappearance?

The time has come for lateral thinking to gear whole systems to accommodating western aliyah.  Unless the crucial issues in this article are addressed large numbers of Western Jews will not come in the foreseeable future and we will lose them., 01/01/2019 07:03
What if - military rule?

What if - military rule?

If the government continues to be ineffectual in stopping the Gaza attacks, we might find ourselves in the volatile situation that often leads to military rule. , 19/11/2018 23:13
A numbers game to save Gaza

A numbers game to save Gaza

If thirty countries took a minimum of five thousand people every year that would equal 1.5 million people exiting Gaza over ten years, for a chance for a good life elsewhere. , 01/07/2018 19:27
The UN's infiltrator game

The UN's infiltrator game

Israel does not need Muslim African infiltrators added to its current challenges., 04/04/2018 23:39
Overpopulation in Israel. Really?

Overpopulation in Israel. Really?

At a recent demographic conference in Israel, experts expressed fears that there will soon be too many Jews in the Jewish state., 23/02/2018 01:03
Ashdod anti-Shabbat demonstrations, the inside story

Ashdod anti-Shabbat demonstrations, the inside story

The lack of respect shown by those who do not wish to keep this one of the Ten Commandments is out of place in Ashdod, where the numbers prop up the power of the Mayor and his team., 05/02/2018 15:56
The country that cancelled its Sabbath

The country that cancelled its Sabbath

Australia did not only lose a day of rest and family togetherness. Giving in to conglomerates also meant the failure of local, friendly stores, the hiring of cheap illegal migrant labor and a loss of job security., 29/12/2017 11:45
Solving the Gaza impasse

Solving the Gaza impasse

Imagine if something rational would happen in the Middle East..., 30/08/2017 05:59
The world couldn't care less about the Azariya case outcome

The world couldn't care less about the Azariya case outcome

The Azariya case, unlike similar cases in the past, was brought to the world stage on the basis of Israel caring about what the world thinks. , 07/08/2017 12:44
Military strategy vs. the rabbis

Military strategy vs. the rabbis

The IDF military strategy in this article is not about defeating the enemy in battle, it is about defeating yourself before the battle is fought., 27/03/2017 10:07
The IDF should be all-male

The IDF should be all-male

Women in tanks and other combat units? What purpose does that serve except for radical feminism? Women are not needed in the army altogether anymore. A non-halakhic analysis., 23/11/2016 06:41
Can one soldier fell a government?

Can one soldier fell a government?

A random sample of people on the Israeli street does not find any armchair liberals or naive leftists., 01/05/2016 07:09
Self-destruct: Us or them

Self-destruct: Us or them

The West has the tools to stop this war in its tracks and allow the enemy to self-destruct., 29/03/2016 11:23
A courageous idea to stop the murders

A courageous idea to stop the murders

Not an easy solution to implement, but it might work., 10/02/2016 22:15
Palestine: Not a state, but already a failure

Palestine: Not a state, but already a failure

The PA is a failure and any state built on its ruins will be a worse failure., 21/12/2015 23:41
How to win in asymmetric warfare

How to win in asymmetric warfare

Being super moral does not work against ISIS., 28/11/2015 22:27
Pity the Real Refugees

Pity the Real Refugees

This winter the vast sums of money going to UNWRA's third generation "refugees" - and its aid to war against Israel - should be better spent on the millions who are really suffering., 07/12/2014 08:29
The UN Should Give Gazan "Refugee" Funds to Syrian Ones

The UN Should Give Gazan "Refugee" Funds to Syrian Ones

Money that could be used for Syrian refugees - the real thing - goes down the drain to perpetuate the Gazan refugee myth., 10/09/2013 16:14
The Chinese Have the Wrong Man

The Chinese Have the Wrong Man

Why are they supporting Abbas?, 10/05/2013 16:19
"Kill" Them While They Are Young

"Kill" Them While They Are Young

The tide has turned. No wonder the secular leaders still holding the balance of power are concerned., 11/09/2011 21:40
What Makes the Average Citizen's Life Difficult?

What Makes the Average Citizen's Life Difficult?

In Israel, the economy is booming. But since everyone knows everyone-or someone- rules are often circumvented. Someone loses out, unfairly. This way of doing things has to change for social welfare to succeed., 07/08/2011 18:10
A Middle East Trade Bloc

A Middle East Trade Bloc

A Utopian plan for the future of the MIddle East based on economic coooperation. , 26/02/2011 22:09
My Mother is a Palestinian

My Mother is a Palestinian

The Palestinian problem is mainly their self destructive tendencies., 16/09/2010 16:49
What Rule of Law, COS Ashkenazi?

What Rule of Law, COS Ashkenazi?

Gabi Ashkenazi has a problem., 25/11/2008 00:59
Message in a Bottle for Gaza

Message in a Bottle for Gaza

Go, before it is too late., 17/06/2008 22:52
Why Our Enemies Will Lose

Why Our Enemies Will Lose

The Jewish State is very different from its image., 04/05/2008 11:39
Choose Life

Choose Life

Let us bring into this world more Jewish souls., 02/04/2008 00:06
Dealing With Evil, Remembering Amalek

Dealing With Evil, Remembering Amalek

Who in the world would have killed Hitler?, 13/03/2008 18:00
Whose Problem Now?

Whose Problem Now?

Israel is morally out of the picture., 22/02/2008 02:17