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Gidon Ben-Zvi is an accomplished writer who left behind Hollywood starlight for Jerusalem stone. After serving in an IDF infantry unit for two-and-a-half years, Gidon returned to the United States, before settling in Israel where he aspires to raise a brood of children who speak English fluently - with an Israeli accent. In addition to writing for The Algemeiner, Ben-Zvi contributes to The Times of Israel, Jerusalem Post, CiF Watch and blogs at Jerusalem State Of Mind.

ARTICLES BY: Gidon Ben-Zvi

January 27, 2022 12:59 pm

Reporting for Reuters: Journalist Stated Israel Practices ‘Apartheid’ and Is ‘Built on Jewish Supremacy’

Henriette Chacar is, according to her social media accounts (see here and here), the deputy editor of +972 Magazine, which has produced articles accusing Israel...

January 25, 2022 11:50 am

How Antisemitic 9/11 and COVID Conspiracy Theories Are Weaponized on Social Media

More than 20 years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, antisemites continue to blame Jews and Israel for the generation-defining destruction of that day. In fact,...

January 24, 2022 12:00 pm

Dismantling the ‘Apartheid’ Lie

The claim that Israel is an “apartheid state” is intensifying worldwide. According to Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid, the rhetoric has become “unprecedented in its...

January 20, 2022 12:14 pm

It’s Not the Economy: What Really Motivates Palestinian Terrorism

The escalating Palestinian Authority (PA) crackdown against West Bank residents living under its control is an important story that has largely been ignored by the...

January 18, 2022 11:57 am

Texas Synagogue Attack Was Motivated by Antisemitism — But Not for the New York Times and BBC

Is it anti-Jewish to take hostages at a synagogue, with the goal of getting a notoriously antisemitic terrorist released from prison? For The New York...

January 10, 2022 11:36 am

Associated Press Injects ‘Occupation’ Into Story About Palestinian Workers Killed in Car Crash

The Associated Press (AP) has managed to turn the death of eight Palestinians in a West Bank car crash into a broad indictment of Israel....

December 29, 2021 11:36 am

Normalizing Assad? Associated Press, AFP Botch Israel’s Golan Heights Development Plan Story

The Israeli cabinet on December 26 approved a $300-plus million development plan for the Golan Heights. The initiative seeks to double the population of the...

December 2, 2021 11:30 am

Media Erase Plight of Jewish Refugees From Arab Lands

The media went into overdrive this week with wall-to-wall coverage of the United Nations’ “International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People” that marked the...

November 30, 2021 11:38 am

AP Demotes Second Holiest Place in Judaism to ‘West Bank Site’

Imagine if one of the world’s leading news publications in a headline referred to Washington, DC, merely as a "City on the Potomac River." Yet...

November 18, 2021 1:02 pm

How Palestinian Leaders Falsify and Weaponize History

A growing body of evidence has confirmed the Jewish people’s ancient connection to the Land of Israel (see here, here, here, here, and here). Despite this...

October 25, 2021 11:50 am

Gaza Violence Makes Headlines — But Media Silent on Israeli Captives

September 7, 2021, marked the seventh anniversary of when Avera Mengistu was taken captive by the Hamas terrorist group. The then-32-year-old, who had immigrated to...

October 21, 2021 12:18 pm

LA Times, Washington Post Cite American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee as ‘Civil Rights Group’ While Omitting Its Support for Racist BDS Movement Against Israel

A recent piece in The Los Angeles Times refers to the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) as a “civil rights organization formed in 1980 to combat...

October 13, 2021 11:52 am

Media Erase Jewish Connection to Newly Uncovered Ancient Winery in Israel

The Israeli and Jewish media recently reported on the discovery in Yavne of a 1,500-year-old complex capable of producing some two million liters of wine...

September 27, 2021 11:57 am

‘Courageous’ Palestinian Coyotes: Daily Beast Encourages Human Trafficking Into Israel Despite Security Threats

On September 14, The Daily Beast published a piece, titled "The Courageous Men Who Smuggle Palestinians into Israel," that condones criminal activity and ignores the...


Holocaust Survivor Decries ‘Abuse’ of Yellow Star at COVID Prot...

Centenarian Holocaust survivor Margot Friedlaender urged the young generation on Thursday to always remember the Nazi genocide and denounced the...


Israeli Crypto Startup Fireblocks Soars With $8 Billion Valuation

CTech - Most people will remember the past two years as being difficult and riddled with previously unseen challenges that touched every aspect of our lives — our health, mental...

Middle East

Report: 54 Palestinian Terror Attacks Took Place in Israel in 2021, Up From... - The total number of Palestinian terror attacks in 2021 reached 54, according to a report published on Wednesday...

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