Dr. Philip Brodie

Collective Punishment?

Collective Punishment?

The Arab collective has given kidnapping its overwhelming support., 27/06/2014 07:28
The Palestinian Arab Cause Gets Vicious in Boston

The Palestinian Arab Cause Gets Vicious in Boston

Boston Transit ads blame Israel for Gazan children's deaths - in effect, blaming the IDF for Gazan's using children as human shields., 14/06/2014 21:05
The Phony Peace Partner

The Phony Peace Partner

Mr Abbas has a peace plan. But his plan requires no partner. His plan is: meet all of my conditions, drop all of your conditions., 27/12/2013 12:55
Cowboy Logic for Israel's Leaders: Reality on the Range

Cowboy Logic for Israel's Leaders: Reality on the Range

Cowboys understand survival logic., 30/10/2013 13:53
Just Blame Israel - the World Bank Does

Just Blame Israel - the World Bank Does

If the PA can place the responsibility for its abject economic failure on Israel, it has no incentive to change., 21/10/2013 07:50
The Temple Mount and the Peace Treaty

The Temple Mount and the Peace Treaty

You might want to remember Israel's 1994 Treaty of Peace with the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. It tells us something about today’s headlines. , 29/09/2013 23:02
Your Rosh Hashana Challenge

Your Rosh Hashana Challenge

Can you name an ideal that can actually grow and strengthen from generation to generation, instead of weakening over time? , 04/09/2013 14:29
Elul, the Days of Awe, and John Kerry

Elul, the Days of Awe, and John Kerry

Day of Reckoning and Judgment "on steroids"., 26/08/2013 12:45
Tisha B'Av and Jewish Destiny

Tisha B'Av and Jewish Destiny

Israel does not have a future, it has a destiny. The Prophets of our Tanach (Jewish Bible) wrote about this unfolding more than 2,500 years ago., 14/07/2013 10:20
Shavuot and the 'Women of the Wall'

Shavuot and the 'Women of the Wall'

Liberate the Kotel? Reform Israel? A failure is being hidden behind these plans., 14/05/2013 13:10
Think About Your City and Think About Jerusalem

Think About Your City and Think About Jerusalem

A special article for Jerusalem Reunification Day 2013., 08/05/2013 17:54
You Do Not Want Richard Falk's Justice

You Do Not Want Richard Falk's Justice

How dare Richard Falk speak of justice? He doesn’t sip from the cup of justice. He drinks from moral swamp-water that is flavoured with the innocent blood of an 8-year-old who went to see a race., 25/04/2013 13:27
Israel's Independence Day and Israel's G-d

Israel's Independence Day and Israel's G-d

We are G-d's people and His words are coming true before our eyes., 16/04/2013 08:24
U.S. Jewish Left Liberals in Crisis

U.S. Jewish Left Liberals in Crisis

Their plans for Obama's visit went awry. But don't upset them with the facts. And anyway, the damage is done., 12/04/2013 18:18
How the Man-in-the-Street Saw Obama's Visit

How the Man-in-the-Street Saw Obama's Visit

You probably didn't see what is described below, unless you take Highway 1 or 60 to work or live in Jerusalem's Old City - or in Ramallah., 24/03/2013 18:16
For Passover: Two Modern Exiles

For Passover: Two Modern Exiles

About 45% of the world's Jews live in Israel. What does that do to the word "exile"?, 13/03/2013 22:49
America's Reform Jews: A Biblical Exile Story?

America's Reform Jews: A Biblical Exile Story?

Reform Jewry in America is overwhelmingly left liberal. They seem to have made a choice. A call to rethink it., 19/02/2013 07:33
Post-Zionism Meets Post-Osloism at Arab Outpost in E1

Post-Zionism Meets Post-Osloism at Arab Outpost in E1

The Oslo Accords are the reverse image of post-Zionism. , 14/01/2013 12:05
Is Pat Condell Telling the Truth?

Is Pat Condell Telling the Truth?

He is not politically correct, but shouldn't we be listening?, 09/01/2013 22:17
Richard Falk, Israel and the Wrong Hanukkah

Richard Falk, Israel and the Wrong Hanukkah

Some Jews have the Hanukkah story all wrong. It is a story of fighting for freedom and one of religious nationalism. They ar barking up the wrong tree., 11/12/2012 23:08
Redemption and Obama's Reelection: What Do You See?

Redemption and Obama's Reelection: What Do You See?

What a strange twist: will America be included in the Jewish Redemption story? Today, it appears that America is increasingly hostile towards Israel. But evidence of that seems real only for those who say they see it., 08/11/2012 10:38
Deny Zion, Deny G-d?

Deny Zion, Deny G-d?

Could our passion for the Land be the catalyst for the miracles we have witnessed? Could Land be the key to our Redemption? , 18/10/2012 21:32
Cry  Zion, Lest Thy Ultra and Anti Sons Trap the Light

Cry Zion, Lest Thy Ultra and Anti Sons Trap the Light

Zion is trapped between the hate of the anti- and the denial of the ultra-. She wanders, aimless, her heart torn by those closest to her. Only her youngest reach out to her. Netanel Yahalomi, hesdernik, Hy"d, was one., 23/09/2012 08:16
You Cannot Commemorate What Doesn't Exist

You Cannot Commemorate What Doesn't Exist

Outright discrimination aimed at Israel was not exceptional, but was rather part of the Olympic fabric, even before the games begin. Good luck to our athletes!, 31/07/2012 17:46
Jerusalem, You Will Sit Alone No More

Jerusalem, You Will Sit Alone No More

Pay heed, BBC and Mr. Morsi - Jerusalem has a Jewish destiny. G-d watches Jerusalem, the Temple Mount, the Jewish people and the nations. He sees who supports Jerusalem, who attacks her people. And He keeps His word., 26/07/2012 12:05
Hatikva Revisited

Hatikva Revisited

, 09/07/2012 23:32
Israeli Children at Play

Israeli Children at Play

This is a fifteen second marathon. , 26/06/2012 17:21
Beyond Ulpana: How Nationalists Can Win

Beyond Ulpana: How Nationalists Can Win

There are positive outcomes from the defeat of the Ulpana law, as a result of the government's trying to placate the right and prevent another demolition. The right must be in the government to make sure it happens that way., 11/06/2012 08:07
The King

The King

Prime Minister Netanyahu has been crowned king by Time Magazine. What are they inferring? What does it mean for us?, 22/05/2012 08:52
A Passover Lesson: Ugliness and Redemption

A Passover Lesson: Ugliness and Redemption

From the day G-d brought the Jews out of Egypt, the Jews appeared to have nothing good to say to Him., 04/04/2012 12:56
Likud Primaries: Like Shalom Aleichem's Silverware

Likud Primaries: Like Shalom Aleichem's Silverware

Likud primaries are on Tuesday, January 31. A Feiglin supporter, who has written on the contrast between the candidates, expresses some cynical fears and warnings about the voting process. Political power struggles have led to shenanigans before. , 30/01/2012 16:58
Boycott Next Week's Likud Primary? Really?

Boycott Next Week's Likud Primary? Really?

Sometimes Israel seems like Alice in Wonderland, but the suggestion to boycott the Likud primary, says this writer, is acting like the Mad Hatter. After all, in Israel, losers also win., 24/01/2012 15:01
Labor's Lost, What of Kadima?

Labor's Lost, What of Kadima?

Kadima's message is useless, Labor is lost. But Netanyahu can stop vacillating and remember that you become strong by believing first in something positive and true that you can embrace and be passionate about., 19/01/2011 13:32