THE HOLOCAUST’S UNLEARNED LESSONS

How Merkel's mistakes are empowering anti-Semites. Two days before the leaders of European far-right parties met in Koblentz on January 21, one of the leaders of Germany’s far-right AfD party made clear why so...

Bennett Understands Trump Better Than Bibi Does

A few things have come to light in the lead up to President Trump taking the oath of office and today, the second full day of his presidential tenure. Bibi Netanyahu is still afraid to push the button on annexa...

To be a Jew

What is a Jew?  The term "Yehudi" ("Jew" in Hebrew) means "From Yehuda."  During the First Temple period, when all twelve tribes lived in Israel, a Yehudi would have been from the Tribe of Judah (just as an Efr...

Mr. Obama, your legacy is secure

The recent reluctance of the US to veto UN resolution 2234, which essentially singles out Israeli construction as the main obstacle to a two state solution has been seen by some as the final nail in the coffin ...

Body Count

As terror attack follows terror attack, the body count rises. How many bodies are enough? 1? 20? 200? 6 million? When will enough be enough? But who counts the bodies of those left behind?The body coun...

[watch] Giving heart and soul…

When it seems there is nothing left, there is still heart and soul. Around the world there are people busy spreading hate, shouting about killing Jews: “From the river to the sea Palestine will be free (i.e....

Civilized Savages and the Lessons They Teach

Tel Aviv, British Mandate Palestine: Heart pounding, a 12 year old girl Jewish girl runs down the street. Her legs pumping as fast as they can go. She looks behind her. Fear gripping her stomach, she sees th...

THE PLO’S ZERO-SUM GAME

The time has come for the Israeli government to make some bold moves. Since its inception in the late 1970s, the Israeli peace movement has been based on one thing: hope. Members of the peace movement hoped...

Obama and Israel, strike and counterstrike

UN Security Council Resolution 2334 was the first prong of outgoing US President Barack Obama’s lame duck campaign against Israel. Secretary of State John Kerry’s speech on Wednesday was the second. On Ja...

Obama and Kerry Cannot Stop the Redemption

The light of Hanukkah is shining.  Its light cannot be contained because unlike other light, its light is drawn from the first light of Creation.  The light of Hanukkah is the Light of Redemption. John Kerry...