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

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 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 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

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?

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

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"

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?

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

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?

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'

Defining Israel: The Nation-State Law controversy.Jay Shapiro, 9/9/2018, 6:19 PM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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'

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?

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

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?

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

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

The almost forgotten Battle of Be'er Sheva

An important centenary: the ANZAC victory 100 years ago changed historyJay Shapiro, 11/7/2017, 10:57 PM

Terrorists never change

Jay Shapiro says there's nothing new in the Middle East: Hamas and the Palestinian Authority are playing an old game.Jay Shapiro, 10/27/2017, 3:12 PM

After all, we're here

Problems with UNESCO? Palestinian terror? Jay Shapiro thinks we can handle it in our free country.Jay Shapiro, 10/19/2017, 4:58 AM

What do Iraqi Jews want from Trump's government?

Jay Shapiro talks about the Iraqi Jewish community's interesting demand from the US State DepartmentJay Shapiro, 9/29/2017, 12:24 PM

Jewish rights to the land of Israel

Jay Shapiro posits that the Palestinian Arab claims to history in the land of israel are baseless.Jay Shapiro, 9/15/2017, 2:12 AM

Israel is united - just look at the world

Jay Shapiro thinks that Israel's problems may be relatively small and we must count our blessings.Jay Shapiro, 8/25/2017, 7:06 PM

Is the US administration pro-Israel?

Bad advice to Trump? Jay Shapiro thinks that the president can only act on the advice of his advisers.Jay Shapiro, 8/18/2017, 5:41 PM

The Temple Mount is in our hands

Jay Shapiro thinks that Moshe Dayan made a mistake by giving up Israeli sovereignty over the Temple Mount.Jay Shapiro, 8/11/2017, 7:24 PM

What really matters on the Temple Mount?

Why do Muslims not allow anyone to pray on the Temple Mount?Jay Shapiro, 8/4/2017, 6:11 PM

Does the UN adopt an anti-Israeli approach?

Jay Shapiro thinks that despite the honest attempts by UN officials to improve, it still has a long way to go.Jay Shapiro, 7/28/2017, 2:44 AM

Get accustomed to terror

Is terrorism the new norm for Western society?Jay Shapiro, 6/23/2017, 6:58 AM

The most important week in Jewish history

Two events occurred in early June that changed history.Jay Shapiro, 6/8/2017, 2:42 AM

The significance of Trump's visit to the Western Wall

President Trump's diplomatic moves. 'Never has a visit to the Kotel had such great significance,' says. Jay ShapiroJay Shapiro, 5/22/2017, 10:48 AM

Donald Trump and the Middle East: Easy solution?

Jay Shapiro thinks that a real estate deal will not solve our problems/Jay Shapiro, 5/19/2017, 4:47 PM

Will US stop the support for Palestinian Authority?

The American Congress is attempting to cut off US funds to the Palestinian AuthorityJay Shapiro, 5/12/2017, 5:31 PM

A work in progress

Yom Ha'atzmaut: Jay Shapiro thinks that this generation must appreciate historical perspective.Jay Shapiro, 5/2/2017, 1:42 AM

The PLO choice

Convicted mass-murderer and terrorist mastermind Marwan Barghouti is a leading candidate to head the Palestinian Authority.Jay Shapiro, 4/28/2017, 12:09 PM

The goal of expansion of Jerusalem

Jay Shapiro thinks that the expansion of Jerusalem is a vital necessityJay Shapiro, 4/21/2017, 5:47 PM

The Arab Summit pays lip service to PA

Jay Shapiro thinks that the Arab governments pretend that the Palestinian issue is important for public consumption.Jay Shapiro, 4/13/2017, 10:58 PM

Dry Bones in Israeli politics

An interview with iconic Dry Bones cartoonist Yaakov Kirschen.Jay Shapiro, 3/31/2017, 1:42 PM

Speeches are not policy

Jay Shapiro thinks that US President Trump made a lot of pro-Israel statements in his campaign but has yet to follow through.Jay Shapiro, 3/24/2017, 4:57 PM

Anti-Israelism is Anti-Semitism

Jay Shapiro claims that lethal anti-Semitism has returned seventy years after the HolocaustJay Shapiro, 3/18/2017, 11:46 PM

Politics and Antisemitism

Jay Shapiro thinks that antisemitism is an issue that must be treated without political considerationsJay Shapiro, 3/10/2017, 5:17 PM

Trumping the deal?

Jay Shapiro thinks that President Trump thinks only in terms of deals.Jay Shapiro, 3/3/2017, 5:13 PM

Iran is again becoming the main problem

Jay Shapiro estimates that Trump's government, along with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, will mark Iran as the main problem of the worldJay Shapiro, 2/27/2017, 9:06 PM

About the most important meeting in Israel's history

Jay Shapiro thinks that Trump doesn't know much about the Middle East and that Netanyahu must teach him.Jay Shapiro, 2/16/2017, 6:34 PM

An historic opportunity for Israel

Jay Shapiro thinks Netanyahu should present the biggest Israeli ambitions in his first meeting with President Trump.Jay Shapiro, 2/9/2017, 3:13 AM

Judging Israel by different standards is anti-Semitism

Jay Shapiro thinks the world must understand that Israelis nationality is legitimate.Jay Shapiro, 2/3/2017, 5:08 PM

The Trump opportunity

The new administration in Washington is a crucial opportunity for Israel.Jay Shapiro, 1/27/2017, 5:09 PM

Anti-Semitism as policy

Jay Shapiro thinks that Palestinian education is the key problem preventing peace.Jay Shapiro, 1/20/2017, 3:14 AM