The Israeli prespective

Was the coronavirus epidemic just the beginning of world chaos?

Was the coronavirus epidemic just the beginning of world chaos?

Jay Shapiro wonders about the connection between the black organizations' riots and the COVID-19 crisis.Jay Shapiro, 6/12/2020, 7:08 PM
Coronavirus aftershock: The world will no longer be the same

Coronavirus aftershock: The world will no longer be the same

Jay Shapiro estimates that the effects from the isolation caused by the virus will remain for a long time.Jay Shapiro, 5/22/2020, 7:01 PM
How will the coronavirus affect the future of Jewish communities?

How will the coronavirus affect the future of Jewish communities?

Israel should take advantage of the coronavirus crisis to tighten ties with Diaspora Jews.Jay Shapiro, 5/7/2020, 3:22 AM
The coronavirus: a lesson in modesty for all human beings

The coronavirus: a lesson in modesty for all human beings

Remembrance ceremonies were canceled, the holidays celebrated alone. The days of the coronavirus remind us of the smallness of man.Jay Shapiro, 4/24/2020, 6:42 PM
Coronavirus crisis: Opportunity or disaster?

Coronavirus crisis: Opportunity or disaster?

Jay Shapiro thinks that despite the dangers and suffering that the virus causes worldwide, it is also an opportunity to improve the world.Jay Shapiro, 4/17/2020, 6:29 PM
The world will never be the same after coronavirus

The world will never be the same after coronavirus

The Almighty sent us a reminder that life can be disabled at a moment's notice, and we have no control over it.Jay Shapiro, 4/3/2020, 6:07 PM
A new era: Coronavirus challenges our faith

A new era: Coronavirus challenges our faith

Jay Shapiro examines the Israeli social resilience that faces a particularly challenging test under the coronavirus crisis.Jay Shapiro, 4/1/2020, 3:50 AM
Coronavirus and prisons: Should prisoners be released?

Coronavirus and prisons: Should prisoners be released?

Jay Shapiro reads an article by Alan Dershowitz about the dilemma of the prisoners during the coronavirus epidemic, and offers his insights.Jay Shapiro, 3/27/2020, 12:52 AM
Is Israel's political system like the coronavirus?

Is Israel's political system like the coronavirus?

Jay Shapiro thinks there is a connection between unhealthy politics and the coronavirus crisis.Jay Shapiro, 3/20/2020, 5:28 PM
Trump plan: Will the Palestinians continue to be an obstacle to peace?

Trump plan: Will the Palestinians continue to be an obstacle to peace?

President Trump has changed the rules: It is a new Middle East.Jay Shapiro, 3/13/2020, 5:08 PM
Israel's nightmare: A government that depends on anti-Israelis

Israel's nightmare: A government that depends on anti-Israelis

Who works behind the scenes to form a coalition based on the Joint List - and why is the Palestinian Authority waiting impatiently for it?Jay Shapiro, 3/12/2020, 4:13 AM
Why do the Palestinians hate PM Netanyahu?

Why do the Palestinians hate PM Netanyahu?

Jay Shapiro explains why Mahmoud Abbas would like to see Netanyahu out - and where the Palestinians' big mistakeJay Shapiro, 3/6/2020, 4:59 PM
Netanyahu, don't miss the historic opportunity

Netanyahu, don't miss the historic opportunity

The coming period, despite the political uncertainty, is most appropriate to seize the opportunity and apply sovereignty.Jay Shapiro, 3/6/2020, 4:56 PM
Misinterpretation of the Israel-PA issue

Misinterpretation of the Israel-PA issue

Mistakes prevail for years: Israel Arabs protest against moving to Palestinian Authority.Jay Shapiro, 2/28/2020, 3:35 PM
Why are US Jews not enthusiastic about Trump's peace plan?

Why are US Jews not enthusiastic about Trump's peace plan?

Among American Jews, there are voices saying the president's plan is bad. If Trump were not the president, they might have supported it.Jay Shapiro, 2/7/2020, 4:47 PM
The Christian fundamentalists and Israel: Friend or foe?

The Christian fundamentalists and Israel: Friend or foe?

Jay Shapiro thinks the Israeli leadership should be careful about who is a friend and what are his intentions.Jay Shapiro, 1/31/2020, 4:44 PM
Increasing anti-Semitism: Is the world awakening?

Increasing anti-Semitism: Is the world awakening?

Achievements against the the oldest hate which made a comeback.Jay Shapiro, 1/17/2020, 4:25 PM
Anti-Semitism is taking over the world

Anti-Semitism is taking over the world

Jay Shapiro warns that hatred of Jews is taking on new forms and is becoming a widespread phenomenon in many countries.Jay Shapiro, 1/10/2020, 4:29 PM
The world must wake up: Anti-Semitism is making a comeback

The world must wake up: Anti-Semitism is making a comeback

Anti-Semitism is back in fashion in several new forms such as anti-Israelism.Jay Shapiro, 12/27/2019, 4:09 PM
Britain against anti-Semitic supporters: We will fight you

Britain against anti-Semitic supporters: We will fight you

The Labour Party in Great Britain was trounced in the election, but it may only be a temporary reprieve.Jay Shapiro, 12/20/2019, 4:20 PM
The world understands: Eretz Yisrael belongs to us

The world understands: Eretz Yisrael belongs to us

The Balfour Declaration is still valid: Israel is the only owner of the land of Israel.Jay Shapiro, 12/13/2019, 4:05 PM
The Jewish roots of American Thanksgiving

The Jewish roots of American Thanksgiving

The Bible dictates thanks.Jay Shapiro, 12/6/2019, 3:58 PM
Why is Evangelical Christian support in Israel so Important?

Why is Evangelical Christian support in Israel so Important?

The importance of non-domestic support: Foreign Christians and Jews.Jay Shapiro, 11/22/2019, 4:10 PM
The world's oldest hate is still here

The world's oldest hate is still here

Anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism: Is there really a difference between them?Jay Shapiro, 11/1/2019, 4:13 PM
The political stalemate continues: Who will take responsibility?

The political stalemate continues: Who will take responsibility?

Jay Shapiro examines attempts to form a government and fears that in the meantime, the next elections are on the horizon.Jay Shapiro, 10/4/2019, 5:45 PM
What were American cops looking for in Israel?

What were American cops looking for in Israel?

A delegation of police officers from the United States visited in Israel. What did they learn from the Israeli Police?Jay Shapiro, 9/27/2019, 5:39 PM
Surprising election: The spin of the voting percentage

Surprising election: The spin of the voting percentage

Jay Shapiro claims that after warning us of low voter turnout, the public flocked to the polls and strengthened the left.Jay Shapiro, 9/20/2019, 6:09 PM
How do two congresswomen embarrass the US?

How do two congresswomen embarrass the US?

Jay Shapiro thinks that new congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib are leading the House down a dangerous path.Jay Shapiro, 9/13/2019, 6:14 PM
The biggest liar in the Middle East

The biggest liar in the Middle East

Jay Shapiro thinks Abu Mazen is not interested in any kind of normalization with Israel, but just wants to hurt it in every way possible.Jay Shapiro, 8/30/2019, 6:29 PM
Unbelievable: Anti-Semitism comes to life

Unbelievable: Anti-Semitism comes to life

The old and new anti-Semitism, expressed in hatred of Jews and the State of Israel, is becoming a routine issue.Jay Shapiro, 8/9/2019, 6:59 PM
Do we need new friends? Europe has become dangerous

Do we need new friends? Europe has become dangerous

Jay Shapiro thinks that the increasing alienation of Europe from Israel is problematic and dangerous.Jay Shapiro, 8/8/2019, 3:16 AM
When the Women's March becomes anti-Semitic

When the Women's March becomes anti-Semitic

Jay Shapiro thinks that anti-Semitism can appear under many guises, and appear anywhere and anytime.Jay Shapiro, 8/2/2019, 6:54 PM
The Palestinians never miss a chance to miss a chance

The Palestinians never miss a chance to miss a chance

The Palestinian problem: You can't help those who don't want to be helped.Jay Shapiro, 7/19/2019, 7:09 PM
The Deal of the Century? Trump is wrong

The Deal of the Century? Trump is wrong

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is so deep that it can not be bridged even with investments in the Palestinian Authority.Jay Shapiro, 6/28/2019, 7:11 PM
Reality is stronger than protests: Jerusalem is Israel's capital

Reality is stronger than protests: Jerusalem is Israel's capital

The United States has led the way, and the world is beginning to align: Is the application of sovereignty in Judea and Samaria on the way?Jay Shapiro, 6/14/2019, 3:12 PM
Are you tired of Israeli politics?

Are you tired of Israeli politics?

Jay Shapiro thinks the next election will be between tired politicians who do not really know how to speak to the public.Jay Shapiro, 6/7/2019, 4:37 PM
When the mask came off Abbas' face

When the mask came off Abbas' face

Jay Shapiro argues that PA chairman's speeches revealed the truth about his racist views - and no apology will change that.Jay Shapiro, 5/30/2019, 7:05 AM
Anti-Semitism: "It takes a determined struggle"

Anti-Semitism: "It takes a determined struggle"

In Europe, anti-Semitism is on the rise again and Jay Shapiro wonders whether the time has not come to eradicate it from the world.Jay Shapiro, 2/15/2019, 4:12 AM
Unpredictable Trump: Is the US president really good for Israel?

Unpredictable Trump: Is the US president really good for Israel?

Jay Shapiro thinks that the US administration's peace plan is beginning to turn out to be a future problem for Israel.Jay Shapiro, 1/4/2019, 3:59 PM
Political correctness stops at Jew hatred

Political correctness stops at Jew hatred

Limited political correctness: Anti-Semitism is capable of changing faces.Jay Shapiro, 12/27/2018, 9:12 AM
Why did the Jewish Federations move away from Jerusalem?

Why did the Jewish Federations move away from Jerusalem?

Jay Shapiro wonders why the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations in North America choose to meet in Tel AvivJay Shapiro, 11/2/2018, 2:02 PM
'We are not ashamed to be Jews in the Jewish state'

'We are not ashamed to be Jews in the Jewish state'

Defining Israel: The Nation-State Law controversy.Jay Shapiro, 9/9/2018, 6:19 PM
Middle East experts? You made us laugh

Middle East experts? You made us laugh

The Middle East is the goose that lays the golden egg for the experts who want to keep all the problems without solving them.Jay Shapiro, 8/16/2018, 6:16 AM
Why destroy a good thing? Nation-State Law shows Jewish power

Why destroy a good thing? Nation-State Law shows Jewish power

Jay Shapiro discusses the implications of the new Nation-State Law and its importance to the right-wing government.Jay Shapiro, 7/27/2018, 7:24 PM
The Big failure of The Palestinian leadership

The Big failure of The Palestinian leadership

Jay Shapiro claims that the Palestinian leadership was given every opportunity but its goal to destroy Israel caused it to fail.Jay Shapiro, 7/20/2018, 6:20 PM
The big failure of Jewish education

The big failure of Jewish education

Jay Shapiro thinks that Jews cannot support Israel if they are unaware of its significance.Jay Shapiro, 7/5/2018, 5:46 AM
The Gaza border is still the most dangerous

The Gaza border is still the most dangerous

Jay Shapiro thinks that Israel has three fronts, but contrary to popular opinion, the most dangerous is in Gaza.Jay Shapiro, 5/25/2018, 7:01 AM
Without apologies: When the mask came off Abbas's face

Without apologies: When the mask came off Abbas's face

Jay Shapiro argues that Abu Mazen's sincere speeches revealed the truth about his racist views - and no apology will change that.Jay Shapiro, 5/10/2018, 2:43 AM
The attack on Jews has become routine

The attack on Jews has become routine

Statements by Mahmoud Abbas and attacks on Jews in Europe: Anti-Semitism again raises its head.Jay Shapiro, 5/3/2018, 1:12 AM
The truth about American aid to Israel

The truth about American aid to Israel

Exploding the myth: American aid to Israel is significantly less than what is given to other countries.Jay Shapiro, 4/25/2018, 2:14 AM
Meet the man who reveals the true face of UNRWA

Meet the man who reveals the true face of UNRWA

For more than thirty years, David Bedein has been working to bring the scandal of UNRWA to public attention.Jay Shapiro, 3/8/2018, 2:15 AM
Is the world beginning to forget the Holocaust?

Is the world beginning to forget the Holocaust?

Does the new law enacted in Poland indicate that Europe is trying to rewrite the history of the Holocaust?Jay Shapiro, 2/6/2018, 8:33 PM
'The Trump Administration is a breath of fresh air'

'The Trump Administration is a breath of fresh air'

Jay Shapiro claims the relationship between the Trump Administration and Israel is the opposite of the relationship Israel had with Obama.Jay Shapiro, 1/30/2018, 6:47 PM
Why does the Jewish leadership in the US not respect Israel?

Why does the Jewish leadership in the US not respect Israel?

Jay Shapiro claims that American Jewish leadership manifests lack of mutual respect.Jay Shapiro, 1/17/2018, 10:36 PM
The world knows: Jerusalem belongs to only one nation

The world knows: Jerusalem belongs to only one nation

Reality cannot be avoided: The world will recognize Israel's capital a Jerusalem.Jay Shapiro, 1/3/2018, 6:55 AM
Why is Trump letting the PLO keep its Washington embassy?

Why is Trump letting the PLO keep its Washington embassy?

Is the Palestinian Authority embassy in Washington in violation of the law?Jay Shapiro, 12/8/2017, 1:21 PM
The most important month in Jewish history

The most important month in Jewish history

Jay Shapiro thinks that some of the most important days in modern Jewish history are in November.Jay Shapiro, 11/30/2017, 5:42 AM