Opeds

My dear friend Eyal Banin, fallen IDF Medic

My dear friend Eyal Banin, fallen IDF Medic

A medic with ingrained IDF values, he saved the life of a wounded terrorist, but lost his own in a terrorist ambush. Op-ed.David Kramer, Today, 10:10 AM
What have we done to stop the funding of terrorism?

What have we done to stop the funding of terrorism?

Why haven't we demanded sanctions against organizations involved in terrorist activities, many of which also slander Israel? Op-ed.Olga Deutsch, Today, 10:00 AM
Can Biden fund the Palestinians without breaking the law?

Can Biden fund the Palestinians without breaking the law?

The administration's attempt to bypass the Taylor Force Act won’t help anyone except Abbas’s corrupt thugs. But it will spite Trump.Jonathan S. Tobin, Today, 9:10 AM
The recent judgment against Boaz Shabo - perverting justice

The recent judgment against Boaz Shabo - perverting justice

Do you wonder why the subject of reforming the Israeli courts is such a highly-debated issue in the Jewish state? Read on.Tamar Adelstein, Today, 9:00 AM
Is recent maritime unrest rocking the regional boat?

Is recent maritime unrest rocking the regional boat?

The seas are becoming another sphere in which Israel must spare no effort to halt Iran’s efforts to increase its regional foothold.Eyal Zisser, Today, 8:57 AM
The Cold War is re-emerging in the Middle East

The Cold War is re-emerging in the Middle East

The Russians and ttheir Chinese “frenemies,” see the US retreat from the region as an opportunity to flex their muscles. Op-ed.Sarah N. Stern, Today, 5:57 AM
Schnitzel, Schlissel, Shtisel

Schnitzel, Schlissel, Shtisel

The words Shtisel, schlissel and schnitzel look similar to one another but obviously have nothing in common - or do they? Op-ed.Larry Gordon, Yesterday, 2:00 PM
Erdogan humiliates a European dhimmi - Ursula von Der Leyen

Erdogan humiliates a European dhimmi - Ursula von Der Leyen

With not a whimper.The EU is reluctant to see what Turkey is doing, further aggravating its already stellar reputation for hypocrisy. Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, Yesterday, 8:01 AM
The new plan to oust Netanyahu and its implications for Israel

The new plan to oust Netanyahu and its implications for Israel

Yamina's Bennett and New Hope's Sa'ar, with all of 13 MKs, expect 30 Likud lawmakers to ignore their voters and help unseat Netanyahu. Op-edCaroline Glick, Sunday, 11:59 PM
The Middle East can not put up with repeated Western diplomatic missteps

The Middle East can not put up with repeated Western diplomatic missteps

Things will get out of hand if the US continues to search for a way to appease the mullahs, putting its loyal allies in danger. Op-ed.Dr. Salem AlKetbi , Sunday, 9:00 PM
Woke dollars for terrorists

Woke dollars for terrorists

To me, and to others who remember America before it got lost, woke means, “The cancelation of everything we hold sacred.”.Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, Sunday, 4:30 PM
Frost and Donkeys in the Knesset

Frost and Donkeys in the Knesset

On the use and misuse of literature in Israeli parliamentary debate.Shai Afsai, Sunday, 3:00 PM
Dystopian America 2021

Dystopian America 2021

America is an intolerant and hard to recognize country today. A hard look in the mirror might help. Op-ed.Barry Shaw, Sunday, 12:00 PM
The importance of the Oporto Holocaust Museum

The importance of the Oporto Holocaust Museum

The phrase “Never again” cannot and must not be reduced to an epigraph. Opinion.Miriam Assor, Sunday, 10:55 AM
Six cold, hard, dry facts

Six cold, hard, dry facts

We are overwhelmed with stories, memories, and tears during this period, but, we must not neglect the cold facts. Op-ed.Sivan Rahav-Meir, Sunday, 8:50 AM
A Jewish Government reliant on the Muslim Brotherhood

A Jewish Government reliant on the Muslim Brotherhood

Such a government will give Bibi enormous strength and leverage in dealing with Biden and Blinken, so it's not all bad. Op-edRabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, Saturday, 11:59 PM
Let his people go: The story of Asher Zelig Goldberger aka Zdeněk Toman

Let his people go: The story of Asher Zelig Goldberger aka Zdeněk Toman

That no one ever heard of him is criminal. But this huge void of history is quite explicable, if we take human nature into account. Op-ed.Valerie Sobel, Saturday, 9:28 PM
The future of Holocaust remembrance

The future of Holocaust remembrance

This is not just about the history of the Jews. This is about the history of the world and is at risk of being forgotten. Op-ed.Rabbi Y. M. Lau & G. Taylor, Friday, 4:00 PM
Jordan’s “House of Cards”–The implications for Israel

Jordan’s “House of Cards”–The implications for Israel

Israel could find, along its lengthiest border, no longer a pro-Western monarchy, but an extreme, hostile Muslim regime. Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, Friday, 2:00 PM
Israel: The necessary superpower

Israel: The necessary superpower

Its legendary military and security derring-do derives from its unique culture of risk-taking, creativity and thinking out of the box. Op-edMelanie Phillips, Friday, 12:00 PM
To commemorate Jewish martyrs you don’t even have to like Jews

To commemorate Jewish martyrs you don’t even have to like Jews

Anti-Semites combine hatred for the living Jew with reverence for the dead – unless they were killed by Palestinian Arabs. Op-ed.Steve Apfel, Friday, 9:55 AM
How Eisenhower made sure the horrors would never be forgotten

How Eisenhower made sure the horrors would never be forgotten

When General Eisenhower saw the horrors of the Nazi death camps, he insisted that a visual and written record be kept for history. Op-ed.Jeff Dunetz, Thursday, 4:45 PM
A definition of anti-Semitism that defends anti-Semites

A definition of anti-Semitism that defends anti-Semites

The Jerusalem Declaration is designed to defend BDS proponents, including some signatories. It is manna from heaven for anti-Semites. Op-ed.Mitchell Bard, Thursday, 2:00 PM
Israel’s voting system needs urgent reform

Israel’s voting system needs urgent reform

A more complicated and strange method of allotting Knesset seats is hard to imagine. Op-ed.David Singer, Thursday, 10:00 AM
For Holocaust Day 2021: Survivors represent the light that shone in the darkness

For Holocaust Day 2021: Survivors represent the light that shone in the darkness

We, the IDF commanders and soldiers, will pass on the description of what was perpetrated, preserve our independence and defend ourselves.IDF CoS Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi, Thursday, 7:00 AM
Holocaust truths left out of the history texts

Holocaust truths left out of the history texts

The story school history books leave out tells how the US and Hitler cooperated in the crimes committed against the Jewish people. Op-ed.Rabbi Dr. Bernhard Rosenberg  , Thursday, 4:00 AM
Two vital lessons from the Holocaust

Two vital lessons from the Holocaust

Make sure you learn the lessons from the Holocaust in this article and do whatever you can to make sure they won’t be repeated. Op-ed.Shmuel Sackett, Wednesday, 11:05 PM
Smotrich: Everything we hold dear is on the line

Smotrich: Everything we hold dear is on the line

Religious Zionism chairman says Netanyahu on verge of creating coalition with terror supporters, Bennett with the left. Op Ed.Bezalel Smotrich, Wednesday, 5:53 PM
Holocaust Remembrance Day back-to-back with Independence Day in Israel

Holocaust Remembrance Day back-to-back with Independence Day in Israel

We are unable to escape the modern day interconnectedness between Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron, and Yom Haatzmaut. Op-ed.Ron Jager, Wednesday, 4:59 PM
Transgenderism is bad for those who fight for women

Transgenderism is bad for those who fight for women

I do not believe in focusing on a trendy, diversionary, well funded minority over and above the totally unmet needs of a majority. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, Wednesday, 1:30 PM
Intentional illegal migration chaos

Intentional illegal migration chaos

America is fighting for its soul, and its citizens are gradually beginning to realize that. Op-ed.Kenneth Abramowitz, Wednesday, 9:00 AM
Jordan's volatility alerts the US to Middle East reality

Jordan's volatility alerts the US to Middle East reality

Of the 11 million Muslims killed in wars and terrorism since 1948, just 0.3% died in wars against Israel. Most violence is internal. Op-ed.Ambassador (ret.) Yoram Ettinger, Wednesday, 4:00 AM
Political paralysis in Israel

Political paralysis in Israel

There is no real ideological commitment on the part of secular parties, just animosities, leading to no dominance by Left or Right. Op-ed.Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin, Tuesday, 8:21 PM
In France there is a city with just one Jew

In France there is a city with just one Jew

A Fremch town where Islamic brigades make sure Sharia law is strictly kept, women are veiled and no one drinks beer, boggles the mind. Op-edGiulio Meotti‏, Tuesday, 4:40 PM
Hunter and how the Left rescues its scoundrels

Hunter and how the Left rescues its scoundrels

You just leave it to Big Media to come bail you out and rehab your good or bad name. After all, Liberals are all in it together. Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, Tuesday, 12:00 PM
Baqa al Gharbiya celebrates, a Jewish family mourns

Baqa al Gharbiya celebrates, a Jewish family mourns

Shimon Peres' decision to reduce sentences of convicted terrorist murderers is the reason Moshe Tamam's murderer is out of prison. Op-ed.Shalom Pollack, Tuesday, 9:00 AM
Jordan’s King Abdullah clips the wings of a rival to the crown prince

Jordan’s King Abdullah clips the wings of a rival to the crown prince

Jordan’s king has taken steps to ensure that the crown goes to his own son rather than his popular half-brother. Analysis.Oded Granot, Tuesday, 1:55 AM
Following the money is not enough

Following the money is not enough

Quite stealthily, it came out that America is preparing to transfer as much as $100 million in aid for Palestinians. Opinion.Yisrael Medad, Tuesday, 1:42 AM
Antony Blinken called the wrong guy

Antony Blinken called the wrong guy

Sec. of state needs to be calling the PA to talk about lack of democracy, not reflexively assume that Israel is somehow to blame. Opinion.Stephen M. Flatow, Tuesday, 1:39 AM
Palestinian Arabs use women as terrorist role models

Palestinian Arabs use women as terrorist role models

In Gaza, a card was distributed in girls schools to honor the killer of 21 people, as the “bride of the Haifa martyrdom operation.” Op-ed.Alex Grobman, PhD, 4/5/2021, 9:03 PM
Russian Space Day, the Mimouna and me

Russian Space Day, the Mimouna and me

The anniversary of Russia's space launch is celebrated in Russia, but I celebrate it as the day I was punished for keeping Shabbat. Op-ed.Rabbi Yosef Mendelevitch, 4/5/2021, 5:00 PM
Netanyahu, run for president

Netanyahu, run for president

Regardless of who Rivlin taps to form a gov't, the political jam will remain so long as Netanyahu is PM. It's time to let go. Opinion.Uzi Baruch, 4/5/2021, 4:33 PM
Because of Biden…Bibi

Because of Biden…Bibi

Few, if any, countries face the truly daunting array of challenges that Israel does. There is no time for on the job training. Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 4/5/2021, 11:00 AM
The Jewish Arab State

The Jewish Arab State

How did it come about that an Arab party that aligns itself with Israel's enemies is suggested as a member of Israel's government? Op-ed.Tzvi Fishman, 4/5/2021, 7:24 AM
The threats American Jewry refuses to face

The threats American Jewry refuses to face

Given the data, it makes sense that 65-75% of US Jews remain in a political home that is hostile to Jews. It’s a matter of priorities.Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 4/4/2021, 9:43 PM
Biden --- a “nice guy”

Biden --- a “nice guy”

He certainly made a career of it, if on no other quality worthy of leadership, and some might say he’s nice to all the wrong people. Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 4/4/2021, 1:24 PM
A Chinese Goldeneye-EMP will ravage a US Carrier Battle Group

A Chinese Goldeneye-EMP will ravage a US Carrier Battle Group

China has a tactical nuclear weapon that releases a targeted EMP wave that can fry all the electronics of today’s military weapons. Op-ed.Mark Langfan, 4/4/2021, 9:31 AM
Global freedom is on the decline

Global freedom is on the decline

Only one in five residents lives in a country designated as “Free” where basic civil and political rights are guaranteed. Op-ed.Ben Cohen, 4/3/2021, 11:13 PM
In Europe’s most liberal country criticism of Islam is forbidden

In Europe’s most liberal country criticism of Islam is forbidden

The Dutch have totally submitted to Islamic threats having had a taste of what happens if they don't - Isn't fighting back an option? Op-ed.Giulio Meotti, 4/2/2021, 5:00 PM
The Tractate of Pesach that was rescued from Hitler's bunker

The Tractate of Pesach that was rescued from Hitler's bunker

The connection between Passover and Holocaust Memorial Day just after the holiday is the eternal nature of the Jews.Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Riskin , 4/2/2021, 4:28 PM
How Kamala's husband hosted the Leftist Virtual Passover Seder

How Kamala's husband hosted the Leftist Virtual Passover Seder

Having SharonBrous at a Passover celebration is like inviting a medieval blood libeler to a seder. Literally. Opinion.Daniel Greenfield, 4/2/2021, 2:00 PM
Time is on Netanyahu’s side

Time is on Netanyahu’s side

The Israeli public’s lack of preference for anyone but Bibi will prevent others from forming a government or creating a stable one. Op-edDaniel Tauber, 4/2/2021, 11:00 AM
The sane among us: On Ra'am joining Israel's government

The sane among us: On Ra'am joining Israel's government

What does it mean when "hilltop youth" are public enemy number one to the media, while a pro-Muslim Brotherhood Arab party is lauded? Op-edShalom Pollack, 4/2/2021, 9:08 AM
Take the media with a dollop of salt

Take the media with a dollop of salt

The mainstream media doesn't always have it right. Don't believe everything you are fed. Learn to be a media maven. Op-ed.Alan Bergstein, 4/1/2021, 7:50 PM
Tevye's Seder

Tevye's Seder

For your holiday reading pleasure, a chapter from the novel, “Arise and Shine!” (volume 2) of the “Tevye in the Promised Land” trilogy.Tzvi Fishman, 4/1/2021, 2:00 PM
Lies in the cognitive war against Israel

Lies in the cognitive war against Israel

A list of the lies spread by anti-Israel activists and how to counter them. Part 2 of 2.Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 4/1/2021, 11:00 AM
It would have been enough for us

It would have been enough for us

Had any of the things below occurred - as they should have - the USA would be vastly different today. Opinion. Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 4/1/2021, 6:53 AM