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Isi Leibler is a veteran international Jewish leader with a distinguished record of contributions to the Jewish world and the cause of human rights.

ARTICLES BY: Isi Leibler

October 20, 2016 6:34 am

Facing Unprecedented Challenges, Israel Must Rally Behind Netanyahu

The abysmal failure of most governments to display even a pretense of morality when formulating resolutions relating to international affairs was again highlighted by the...

September 23, 2016 8:11 am

This Year, Let Us Resolve the Religious-Secular Dispute in Israel

As Rosh Hashanah approaches, one senses an impending explosion between Israeli mainstream society and the ultra-Orthodox. For years, tensions have steadily grown as influential haredi rabbis...

September 16, 2016 2:32 am

Shame on the Anti-Defamation League

Irrespective of one’s personal opinion of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s videotaped remarks on Palestinian “ethnic cleansing” of Jews from any future Palestinian state, Anti-Defamation League...

September 12, 2016 4:05 am

Ron Lauder: A Rare Global Jewish Leader

The Executive Committee of the World Jewish Congress meeting in Jerusalem this week will highlight the impressive turnabout of this organization since the election of...

September 5, 2016 7:04 am

Exposing Palestinian Hatred Doesn’t Make Me a Racist

In a column provocatively titled “Racism-as-Zionism. Don't Call It 'pro-Israel.' Call It What It Is: Disgusting,” senior editor Bradley Burston accuses me of being a revolting...

September 2, 2016 3:22 am

The Sad Decline of Israel’s Pro-Zionist Media

Haaretz, Israel’s oldest Hebrew daily newspaper, was established in 1918 by a group of left-leaning businessmen. In 1937, Salman Schocken bought the newspaper and it...

August 26, 2016 3:12 am

Exposing the Palestinian Culture of Death

We are losing the battle in the war of ideas for the simple reason that we are continuously on the defensive, while those seeking our...

August 18, 2016 5:06 am

What Has Happened to the Anti-Defamation League?

I rubbed my eyes with incredulity when I read bizarre statements emanating from Jonathan Greenblatt, the CEO of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), one of the...

August 11, 2016 5:10 am

Israel to Expel BDS Activists? Bravo!

The decision by the Interior and Public Security ministers to form a special task force to expel foreigners engaged in Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS)...

August 4, 2016 5:37 am

The Jewish Community and the 2016 Election

The American presidential elections have created an unprecedented climate of political chaos. Both candidates are reviled by the bulk of the electorate, many of whom...

July 26, 2016 1:55 pm

Don’t Let the Lies About Israel Go Unchallenged, Including by the Left

It is now a worldwide phenomenon that left-wingers and increasing numbers of liberals chant the mantra that Israel is led by extremists and is becoming...

July 22, 2016 4:06 am

Global Chaos: A Byproduct of the Failure to Confront Evil

A generation ago, the term evil had meaning. There were no bleeding hearts -- certainly no Jews -- who minimized the malevolency of the Nazis. Evil was...


American-Jewish Icon Bob Dylan Awarded Nobel Prize in Literature - Bob Dylan was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature Thursday, becoming the first songwriter ever to win...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Brooklyn College, Northwestern, U of California Among Top ‘Hotspots’ of...

Brooklyn College, Northwestern University and many schools in the University of California system are hotbeds of antisemitism and anti-Zionism, according...


Outgoing Israeli Official: Those Who Doubt Value of Netanyahu’s Diplo...

The adoption this week by UNESCO of a resolution that ignores Jewish ties to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem has...

Middle East

Iran Seeking ‘Many Billions of Dollars’ Ransom for Release of U...

Iran is seeking “many billions of dollars” in payments from the United States in exchange for the release of several...