INTO THE FRAY: A choreographed coup—with the law as a prop

It is imperative to restore the judiciary to its duly assigned place in a properly functioning democracy-adjudicating, not legislating.Op-edDr. Martin Sherman, Wednesday, 11:10 PM

COVID-19 update as we start to leave our cocoons

Social distancing, not touching our faces, and hand hygiene are the key weapons. Masks may make a difference especially in public places.Dr. James H. Stein, Wednesday, 5:01 PM

Abbas gaffe gives Israel responsibility for Judea and Samaria

A close reading of Abbas' latest diatribe has him turning over of the rule of Judea and Samaria to Israel. Is he aware of that gaffe? Op-ed.David Singer, Wednesday, 1:36 PM

Muslim regimes continue to violate human rights amid pandemic

Turkey and Syria to Pakistan and Bangladesh, human and minority rights violations continue unabetted, as the world turns a blind eye. Op-ed.Rachel Avraham, Wednesday, 9:51 AM

Open Letter to PM Netanyahu and the new Government on Jerusalem

Four significant threats endanger Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish State. The new unity government must act resolutely now. OpinionChaim Silberstein, Wednesday, 9:16 AM

Memorial Day and US Jewish Heritage Month: Jewish WWI heroes

1,100 Jews were cited for valor at the end of WWI. Three Jewish soldiers received the Congressional Medal of Honor.Larry Domnitch, Tuesday, 11:59 PM

Schools still closed? Something's fishy...

Is public Torah study, at the very least, not an essential to our faith, and moreover, to our very existence? OpinionRabbi Daniel Green, Tuesday, 6:11 PM

The rule of law is crucial, but under pressure

Ken Abramowitz and Dr. Rachel Ehrenfeld: 'Shavuot should be noted also by non-Jews, because it impacts 100% of world 7 billion population.'Save the West, Tuesday, 4:31 PM

Israel was not ready when the virus struck. But who was?

To defeat an enemy, you need for life to have meaning. And that is the case in Israel and explains its success in the pandemic. Opinion.Giulio Meotti, Italy, Tuesday, 3:58 PM

The myth of the Good Dutchman

Do the Dutch preserve a self-image as a nation with a high level of morality by lying, obfuscating and hiding things that don't fit? Op-edDr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , Tuesday, 2:32 PM

The Jews are not “settlers” in their own ancestral heartland

Why should 'peace' between Israel and the Palestinian Arabs require that Israel give its ancestral birthright for a mess of potage? Op-ed.Victor Sharpe, Tuesday, 8:05 AM

Don’t let the NY Jewish voice drown in NY Primaries on June 23rd

While we are getting ready for Shavuot, reopening New York and our Synagogues, the most important time for Jews to speak up Is now. Op-ed.Cindy Grosz, Monday, 4:23 PM

China and the global elites

We are witnessing the power and influence wielded by the CCP on major platforms during the pandemic. Op-ed.Dr. Joe Tuzara, Monday, 2:29 PM

A way forward for Jewish Day Schools in today's new world

Experts weigh in on what to do so that US Jewish Day Schools can open safely in September, and what Israel's schools can do now. Op-ed.. Rabbi Elchanan Poupko, Monday, 1:28 PM

On Mandelblit’s Kangaroo Court, Rav Meir Kahane, and Democracy

Ah, Israeli democracy! Thy very name is bribery, fraud, and breach of trust! How Israeli democracy undermines and threatens itself. Opinion.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, Monday, 7:36 AM

A guide to the trial of Israel’s Prime Minister

The efforts to unseat Netanyahu failed at the polls. Will they succeed in court? Three cases about gifts and media coverage. Opinion.Barry Shaw, Sunday, 3:06 PM

1920 - The year the conflict commenced

The conflict commenced in Spring 1920 when the main actors, Jews, Arabs and British clashed in the streets and alleys of Jerusalem. Op-ed.Yisrael Medad, Sunday, 2:00 PM

Dear Europe – the Israelis are not your Jews

It is revealing how they address their complaints against Israel, doing so in terms of “punishment,” as to a misbehaving child. Opinion.Jack Engelhard, Sunday, 1:30 PM

Europe has sanctioned euthanasia for the elderly ill with corona

Living in a nursing home is not a diagnosis. By itself it can never be a medical basis for deciding whether to live or die. Opinion.Giulio Meotti, Italy, Sunday, 12:00 PM

The PA medical boot keeps its people in permanent lockdown

The Palestinian Authority and Hamas have put their political agenda ahead of the health and safety of their own people.Opinion.Barry Shaw, Saturday, 10:03 PM

The imperative to annex and the irrelevance of innocence

Are those against sovereignty entrapped in an Oslowian time-warp? And has the legal establishment destroyed its credibility again?Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/22/2020, 12:00 PM

Pelosi's HEROES Act forces Americans to compete with illegals

The HEROES Act is a backdoor amnesty that will declare illegal aliens employable heroes while Americans lose jobs, savings and lives. Op-edDaniel Greenfield, 5/22/2020, 11:44 AM

The way to fight antisemitism and anti-Israelism

When under attack, societies behaving normally look for the best defense. That is also what Israel has done in other key areas. Opinion.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 5/22/2020, 11:08 AM

'We who were here knew we had been witness to a real miracle'

Tour guide and counter-terror instructor recalls atmosphere in Six Day War: 'I took last plane to join volunteers in Israel's time of need.'Avi Dobuler, 5/22/2020, 10:35 AM

The land of Israel is the hope of the free world

If not for Israel, Iran would extend its influence to the Mediterranean. Imagine the consequences for the entire Western civilization.Giulio Meotti, Israel, 5/22/2020, 10:26 AM

The Arabs lost the war, but won the Temple Mount

The Temple Mount's holiness continues to be violated by Israeli acquiescence to the illegal Moslem control. Opinion.Alan Silverstein, 5/21/2020, 8:00 PM

Remembering the 1948 "Road of Heroism"

Only one road supplied the Jews of Jerusalem in 1948 and it was blocked by the Arab Legion. Read the heroic tale of the Burma Road. Op-ed.Larry Domnitch, 5/21/2020, 3:00 PM

The Holy Six Day War

Nasser’s promises to drive Jewish State into sea unnerved country. Syria and Jordan were mobilized to join Egypt in devastating attack.Tzvi Fishman, 5/21/2020, 1:52 PM

We can't be afraid to win

Local Council Heads weigh in: 'The Trump plan is an insurance certificate for our Judea and Samaria Jewish communities. Sovereignty now!'Judea\ Samaria Council Heads, 5/21/2020, 12:34 PM

'Har Habayit Beyadenu' - The Temple Mount is in our hands!

The League of Nations did not grant the Jews a homeland, it recognized a pre-existing right. Israel realized it in 1948 and 1967. Op-ed.Dr. Alex Grobman, 5/21/2020, 10:28 AM

Finest hour of Jerusalem's civil society

Residents of Jerusalem have demonstrated remarkable resilience and solidarity throughout this crisis. It was a truly united moment.Shai Doron, 5/21/2020, 9:40 AM

'Ethnic cleansing', 'indigenous Palestine'? A response to Tliab

A response to Rep. Rashida Tlaib's claims that Israel’s establishment constituted an act of “ethnic cleansing” of “indigenous Palestine.”Ezequiel Doiny‏, 5/20/2020, 10:31 PM

Jerusalem the unifying city – COVID-19 Musings

If we wish to protect Jerusalem, it is imperative to change the prevailing culture of divisive and disrespectful discourse. Op-ed.Rabbi Ronen Neuwirth, 5/20/2020, 6:58 PM

Did you think the US considers Jerusalem the Capital of Israel?

The US Consulate Passport Service does not seem to realize that Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Op-ed.Chaim Margulis, 5/20/2020, 12:10 PM

Realizing the gains of the Six Day War

Instead of seeming apologetic for winning the Six Day War, Israel must act in its own interests and suggest its own peace plan. Opinion.Tamar Edelstein & Faige Lobel, 5/20/2020, 9:25 AM

The battle for the reputation of Hydroxychloroquine (NHQ).

Controversy rages around this drug since Trump spoke about it after a series of positive reports from various global locations. Op-edBarry Shaw, 5/19/2020, 6:00 PM

How many Jews have died of coronavirus in the USA?

As I look at the numbers, I also remember the personal loss of people I knew.Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin., 5/19/2020, 2:58 PM

Jewish EMT from Israel donates bone marrow to save Muslim child

Yisrael Otmazgin, an EMT from Israel, tells how he donated bone marrow to a Muslim boy from the US, saving his life & offering him immunity.Yisrael Otmazgin, 5/19/2020, 1:31 PM

How can you explain Western Europe's suicide regarding COVID-19?

What is the explanation behind the Western European disaster in the management of Covid-19, as compared to Eastern Europe and Israel? Op-ed.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 5/19/2020, 12:34 PM

The rise and fall of a would-be prime minister

A response to the politician who mocked the frustrated wannabe ministers from the Knesset plenum. Opinion.Dr. Julio Messer, 5/19/2020, 10:29 AM

Adbullah II thinks he can threaten Trump plans for peace

The Jordanian king iuses threats and false allegations to torpedo the Trump Peace Plan. Opinion.David Singer, 5/19/2020, 12:00 AM

A quiet revolution is changing the Middle East

Peace is within reach and it could be starting with, of all things, a television show. Opinion.Ronald S. Lauder, 5/18/2020, 11:56 PM

'Happy Armed Forces Day' from Ilhan Omar's daughter

Rep. Omar’s daughter accused U.S. soldiers of “actively killing innocent children abroad” and furthering US imperialism. Op-ed.Jeff Dunetz, 5/18/2020, 5:19 PM

Nakbacide - the failed genocidal war against the Jews

Why don't Kuwaiti Palestinians hold a Nakba for the 400,000 expelled from Kuwait by the Kuwaitis for supporting Saddam Hussein? Op-ed.Daniel Greenfield, 5/18/2020, 4:42 PM

What is to become of our money?

Are we going to go back to the Middle Ages economically? Op-ed.Rabbi Hagai Lundin, 5/18/2020, 11:30 AM

Is Giulio Meotti a prophet? The Duma case

Five years have passed, and I feel the prosecution in the Duma case did not investigate with an open mind. Israel's Dreyfus case? Op-edG. van Gelder, 5/18/2020, 9:27 AM

The Jordanian King that roared

Abdullah, tinpot ruler of a toothless state, has the chutzpah to threaten Israel on its reuniting Jewish land with the Jewish State. Op-ed.Alan Bergstein, 5/18/2020, 8:42 AM

Will Iraq's new government keep any of its promises?

Blood-soaked Iraqi freedom protests led to a new government, but will it bring change or did the hundreds killed die in vain? Op-edRachel Avraham, 5/18/2020, 4:00 AM

COVID-19 impact on the security of the health system

As lessons are learned there will be changes in healthcare systems, in the kind of health care we seek, and how we are insured. Opinion.Kenneth S. Abramowitz, 5/18/2020, 12:25 AM

Let my people build!

Trump's Peace Plan has a clause the Jews can't fufill. A letter to Pres. Trump. Opinion..Yonaton Behar, 5/17/2020, 5:14 PM

Edison Council President should resign

NJ Council Pres. Joyce Ship-Freeman posted content offensive to Catholics, Jews and Asian-Americans, then claimed she was hacked. Op-ed.Rabbi Dr. David Rosenthal, 5/17/2020, 11:53 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Pipes vs. Pipes in the New York Times

Daniel Pipes has been scrupulously strict in avoiding any action-oriented prescriptions to achieve his “Israeli Victory”; until now. Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 5/17/2020, 4:00 AM

HIgh-ranking officers support sovereignty under Trump plan

'Habithonistim' (Protectors of Israel), a movement of high-ranking officers and IDF fighters, supports Sovereignty. Here is why. Opinion.Col. (Res.) Tal Braun, 5/16/2020, 11:35 PM

Hatred of Bennett assures sovereignty

Netanyahu will do his best to keep Bennett from becoming the voice of the Right while in the Opposition. Op-ed/Dr. Aaron Lerner, 5/16/2020, 8:53 PM

Pope Francis’ silence about a forced conversion to Islam

The street from Christianity to Islam is one way. Woe to he who tries to go the other way. Even the pope will not come to his aid. Opinion.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 5/15/2020, 1:50 PM

Yes, there was a Nakba, but it was not about Arabs

May 15 is the day the Arabs mourn the 'catastrophe' of Israel's establishment, but the real Nakba was that of the Jews of Arab lands. Op-ed.Douglas Altabef, 5/15/2020, 12:00 PM

Rabbis and politicians

There is nothing gained when a rabbi chooses politics or politicians interfere in Torah matters - in fact, there is much to lose. Op-ed.Rabbi Baruch Efrati, 5/15/2020, 8:07 AM