Opeds

Through my eyes today

Through my eyes today

Afghanistan disintegrating, Israeli flag-buring, LGBT hypocrisy, Iran and the bomb. Just an ordinary day in 2021. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 23/06/2021 07:04
Bennett’s double gambit

Bennett’s double gambit

Naftali Bennett destroyed Benjamin Netanyahu, or thinks he did. But he must destroy Lapid as well, in order to merely survive. Op-ed.Michel Gurfinkiel, 22/06/2021 22:46
An update: The Independent corrects and amends its brief history of Israel

An update: The Independent corrects and amends its brief history of Israel

Fighting anti-Semitism includes sending media\writers proofs of their errors - as this thorough and intrepid effort has shown. Op-ed.Shai Afsai, 22/06/2021 18:51
Bashing Israel and keeping silent on Iran’s Raisi's history of torture.

Bashing Israel and keeping silent on Iran’s Raisi's history of torture.

Even pregnant women were not exempt from Raisi's torturre chambers, but woke Westerners have not shown any interest. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, 22/06/2021 14:08
When will congressional Jews pull the fire alarm?

When will congressional Jews pull the fire alarm?

Demanding concrete action from Pelosi such as censure and committee changes, would convey recognition of anti-Semitism in Congress. Op-ed.Andrew D. Lappin, 22/06/2021 10:00
As Jew hatred boils over in NY, where is AG Letitia James?

As Jew hatred boils over in NY, where is AG Letitia James?

Not a word of support to NY Jews in fear of their lives. Nor on encouraging pursuance of tough sentences for hate crimes against Jews. Op-edRonald J. Edelstein, 22/06/2021 06:35
City of spies

City of spies

The mere fact that Jews are living outside the Land of Israel is a desecration of G-d. Why? Op-ed.Tzvi Fishman, 21/06/2021 11:43
New government, new threats

New government, new threats

The U.S. administration’s now all-but-declared positions on Jerusalem and Hamas strengthen Iran’s position in Palestinian society. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 21/06/2021 08:35
Is Bennett set to shake-up global consensus on a two-state solution?

Is Bennett set to shake-up global consensus on a two-state solution?

PM: “There is global consensus around the two-state solution, but...the world gets it wrong a lot." Op-ed.David Singer, 21/06/2021 08:18
The price of always holding Jews to a higher standard

The price of always holding Jews to a higher standard

On June 19, 1953, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg became the only Americans ever sentenced to death in peace time for espionage. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 20/06/2021 16:30
Israel's evolution into a Force-Multiplier for the USA

Israel's evolution into a Force-Multiplier for the USA

Unlike NATO, South Korea and Japan, Israel has extended the strategic arm of the US with no need for US military personnel. Op-ed.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger, 20/06/2021 12:44
Palestinian Arab leaders sacrifice health for pr -will their fellow travelers react?

Palestinian Arab leaders sacrifice health for pr -will their fellow travelers react?

Can Physicians for Human Rights, J Street et all stand by while Palestinian Arabs' health is endangered by its leadership? Op-ed.Dr. Aaron Lerner, 20/06/2021 08:10
Failure

Failure

If the Jewish people would prove to be failures in whatever they attempt to accomplish and achieve, then anti-Semitism might lessen. Op-ed.Rabbi Berel Wein, 19/06/2021 23:59
Erdogan is infiltrating Europe via political parties

Erdogan is infiltrating Europe via political parties

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's plan to support emerging political parties in Europe is being largely ignored. Soon it will be too late. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, 19/06/2021 20:40
The Frisch moment

The Frisch moment

Teachers are expected to say no to improper requests and explain why using school forums for students' political agendas is improper.Op-ed.Rebecca Sugar, 18/06/2021 18:00
Iran’s nuclear progress: the genie and the lamp

Iran’s nuclear progress: the genie and the lamp

Things will not go back to square one, no matter what the West does, but it had better act, as the genie is breaking out of the lamp. Op-edDr. Salem AlKetbi, 18/06/2021 16:00
Ilhan Omar et al, the Democrats, and the Jews

Ilhan Omar et al, the Democrats, and the Jews

Condemnations of Islamophobia are almost never tagged with corresponding denunciations of anti-Semitism.Being woke will not save us. Op-ed.Prof. Abraham H. Miller, 18/06/2021 13:00
This is the way to connect Jewish Diaspora to Israel

This is the way to connect Jewish Diaspora to Israel

The time has come to make it easier for Jews to move to Israel - with certificates of eligibility for Aliyah. Op-ed.Danny Danon, 18/06/2021 12:47
Israel-bashing permeates Science, Medicine, and Education Unions

Israel-bashing permeates Science, Medicine, and Education Unions

Until recently, the hard sciences proved impregnable to political propaganda and to Soviet-style boycotts and censorship. Not anymore.Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 18/06/2021 11:20
Palestinianism is opening up a posthumous Nazi front against Jews

Palestinianism is opening up a posthumous Nazi front against Jews

In the UK cultural manipulation and intimidation pushes politicians into hostility to Israel, imperiling the security of British Jews.Op-edMelanie Phillips, 18/06/2021 07:36
Sometimes it takes a few pogroms

Sometimes it takes a few pogroms

Sometimes it takes a few pogroms to drive home the solution, inducing Diaspora Jews to make Aliyah as their forebears left Europe. Op-ed.Howard Rotberg, 17/06/2021 18:42
Putin ate Biden's lunch in Geneva

Putin ate Biden's lunch in Geneva

Summarizing the meeting, America got nothing back from Putin but it lost face. Op-ed.Barry Shaw, 17/06/2021 11:30
Good luck, Mr. Prime Minister

Good luck, Mr. Prime Minister

I have no problem working hard to change the government in the next elections… but give the guy a fighting chance! Op-ed.Shmuel Sackett, 17/06/2021 09:24
Naftali Goldfarb or Gonen Bennett?

Naftali Goldfarb or Gonen Bennett?

In a single act of duplicity and deceit, Bennett provided the left with broad access to positions of government control and influence.Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 17/06/2021 04:18
Five takeaways from the Jerusalem Flag March

Five takeaways from the Jerusalem Flag March

The successful efforts to allow the Flag March to take place is a lesson to all that our opinions do matter. Op-ed.Eytan Meir, 16/06/2021 23:37
Thoughts on "Rebecca! Mother of Two Dynasties." Can Bible-based plays be Torah true?

Thoughts on "Rebecca! Mother of Two Dynasties." Can Bible-based plays be Torah true?

A new play about the life of Rebecca shows that Torah standards can be upheld without sacrificing superb musical drama.Rochel Sylvetsky, 16/06/2021 15:05
So call me 'racist'

So call me 'racist'

In this age of insanity, where all things are defined as the opposite of what they are supposed to mean: call me racist. Op-ed Lynne Lechter, 16/06/2021 14:40
How do the terrorists in Gaza get the helium gas for their incendiary balloons?

How do the terrorists in Gaza get the helium gas for their incendiary balloons?

Too many political and military commentators are totally out of their depth and do not know how helium is obtained. It can be stopped. Op-edDr. Colin L. Leci, 16/06/2021 11:00
Palestinian Arabs and their "Days of Rage"

Palestinian Arabs and their "Days of Rage"

Every day is a day of hatrred and violence on the Palestinian Arab calendar. Why don't they stop using Allah as an excuse for it all? Op-edDavid Hersch, 16/06/2021 08:03
Al-Jazeera lies caught with their own cameras

Al-Jazeera lies caught with their own cameras

It is true that anything goes when trying to blacken Israel, but Al Jazeera has pulled a fast one. Op-ed.Sheri Oz, 15/06/2021 18:42
Stealing elections by deceit democracy

Stealing elections by deceit democracy

273,836 Israelis voted for Yamina is because they wanted to keep Netanyahu and Likud honest by attaching a right-wing pressure point. Op-ed.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 15/06/2021 13:00
Israel an Apartheid State? Look at the new government

Israel an Apartheid State? Look at the new government

This is a very unusual alliance of very different ways of life, which seems to me the very essence of Western liberal democracy. Op-ed.Ronn Torossian‏, 15/06/2021 11:00
From Afghanistan to Sahel, the West retreats and Islamists win

From Afghanistan to Sahel, the West retreats and Islamists win

If the cost of military intervention is less and less tolerated, that of non-intervention, Jihad victory, is rarely mentioned. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, 15/06/2021 09:58
One law for all constituents

One law for all constituents

Israeli Arab willingness to riot was not due to desperation, but brazenness, a brazenness born out of coddling and accommodation.Op-ed.Douglas Altabef, 15/06/2021 07:39
The last one standing - the Religious Zionist party

The last one standing - the Religious Zionist party

Everyone is angry at the National Religious Party for keeping its word and refusing to join a government with Raam. Except its voters.Op-ed.Shalom Pollack, 14/06/2021 19:00
Can a Bennett-Lapid government rise to the challenges facing the Jewish state?

Can a Bennett-Lapid government rise to the challenges facing the Jewish state?

The public will see if it has the new alliance mettle, wisdom and skill to weather the obstacles ahead. Opinion.Alex Traiman, 14/06/2021 16:50
Lethal, own-goal war journalism

Lethal, own-goal war journalism

In own-goal war journalism, enemy propaganda is sold as news. Improbable? That is exactly what Western media do. Op-ed.Prof. Richard Landes, 14/06/2021 16:30
Biden’s disengagement

Biden’s disengagement

Biden is reneging on previous commitments and appeasing America’s enemies. Opinion.Prof. Eyal Zisser, 14/06/2021 16:00
Israel's "deplorables"

Israel's "deplorables"

A letter to Israelis and American alike. Op-ed.Mark Levin, 14/06/2021 12:30
Israel’s post-Zionist coalition denies reality

Israel’s post-Zionist coalition denies reality

Technocrats don't understand tribalism, which is why it so often clobbers them over the head. Op-ed.Daniel Greenfield, 14/06/2021 09:00
The great unraveling

The great unraveling

Israel may soon abandon its diplomatic gains because Lapid and others in the coalition want to erase Netanyahu's achievements .Op-edCaroline Glick, 14/06/2021 06:35
Citizenship Based on Torah: The Alternative

Citizenship Based on Torah: The Alternative

Citizenship is not discussed in the Torah - because the issue was rather clear: The Israelites were the citizens of the Land. Op-ed.Yshai Amichai, 13/06/2021 22:04
Ilhan Omar is a wakeup call for American Jews

Ilhan Omar is a wakeup call for American Jews

A new generation is upon us; people who know and care nothing about Judeo/Christian values. They keep coming and are getting elected.Op-edJack Engelhard, 13/06/2021 15:00
Farewell to the best

Farewell to the best

In at least one field, Benjamin Netanyahu was the best prime minister Israel has ever had. Op Ed.Gary Willig, 13/06/2021 11:45
The Book of Hirsh

The Book of Hirsh

The Book of Hirsh packs everything about today's Israel into a fast-paced, but thought-provoking, short novel Recommended. Review.Rochel Sylvetsky, 13/06/2021 08:09
America's Crime of the Century: Stealing children's youthful innocence

America's Crime of the Century: Stealing children's youthful innocence

I was reared innocent, protected. My parents and teachers figured I would find things out later, when I was older. Not today's kids. Op-ed.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 12/06/2021 23:59
Sisyphus and our never ending task as Jews

Sisyphus and our never ending task as Jews

Facing an audience whose mind is made up on anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism makes pushing Sisyphus' boulder up the hill seem easy. Op-ed.David Hersch, 12/06/2021 22:04
Dr. Evan's letter to Israel's Knesset Members

Dr. Evan's letter to Israel's Knesset Members

Evangelical leader Dr. Mike Evans wrote a letter to the ministers and members of the KnessetSponsored by Dr. Mike Evans, 11/06/2021 15:07
Meddling with Israel’s security, Biden is also dangerously interfering with UK governance

Meddling with Israel’s security, Biden is also dangerously interfering with UK governance

Such interference is based on an ignorant partisan view that, instead of advancing peace, is a powerful incentive to aggression. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 11/06/2021 13:45
A clarion call to the incoming Knesset of Israel

A clarion call to the incoming Knesset of Israel

Recognizing our heritage and customs (Halakha) preserves the integrity and unity of the Jewish people of all levels of observance. Op-ed.Rabbi Yehoshua S. Hecht, 11/06/2021 13:31
Archbishop Thabo Makgoba's pastoral letter on Israel/Chief Rabbi Warren Goldstein's reply

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba's pastoral letter on Israel/Chief Rabbi Warren Goldstein's reply

S. Africa's Chief Rabbi responds to Anglican Archbishop's anti-Israel letter: 'Hamas is an enemy of Christians and Jews alike'.Op-ed.W. Goldstein-T. Makgoba, 11/06/2021 08:55
Citizenship Based on Torah

Citizenship Based on Torah

How can Israel reconcile vision of sovereignty across all of Land of Israel while still retaining Jewish majority? Op-ed.Yshai Amichai, 10/06/2021 22:57
Naftali Bennett's new "government of change"

Naftali Bennett's new "government of change"

The proposed government is one of strange bedfellows whose only common goal is ending Netanyahu’s historic reign. Op-ed.Rabbi Steven Pruzansky, 10/06/2021 20:39
Will Israel's new government get off the ground?

Will Israel's new government get off the ground?

Israel’s dysfunctional Government cannot survive. If it does, that will be because the Rightists on it have veered left. Op-ed.David Singer, 10/06/2021 16:00
Prosecution of a Zionist prosecutor

Prosecution of a Zionist prosecutor

The prosecution Israel should conduct. Op-ed.Steve Apfel, 10/06/2021 13:25
The voice of reason goes unheard

The voice of reason goes unheard

Wars can be started much more easily than making peace. Peace is sought by those with future visions of development and construction. Op-ed.Dr.Salem AlKetbi, 10/06/2021 10:43
Psychologist: Antisemitism may be an illness

Psychologist: Antisemitism may be an illness

Professionals are mimicking or mirroring antisemitic sentiments with absolutely no knowledge & with complete ignorance on the subject. Op-edProf. Phyllis Chesler, 09/06/2021 18:40