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January 18, 2018 4:57 pm

The Dangers of the Russian-Iranian Alliance

Iran was a regional power for centuries. Powerful Iranian dynasties, such as the Achaemenids and the Sasanians in the ancient period -- and the Safavids...

January 18, 2018 1:52 pm

Media Whitewashes Abbas’ Revisionism and Rejectionism

Mahmoud Abbas’ two-hour address to the central committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization was the diplomatic equivalent of giving the middle finger to Israel, the US and peace prospects. The speech was expected to articulate the Palestinian leadership’s response to...

January 18, 2018 1:19 pm

Washington Post Provides Cover for Palestinian Antisemitism

The Washington Post is treating antisemites as credible sources -- and purposefully omitting hate-filled remarks by Palestinian leaders. On January 14, 2018, Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas gave a two-hour harangue before the Palestine Liberation Organization’s...

January 18, 2018 11:12 am

Antisemitism Rears Its Ugly Head in Puerto Rican Newspaper

Puerto Rico is going through a deep economic crisis, mainly due to heavy public debt. This subject has been addressed in numerous articles that explore causes and solutions to the crisis. Last Monday, Puerto Rico’s largest daily newspaper, El...

January 18, 2018 10:54 am

When Geopolitical Conditions and Moral Values Converge

The geopolitical developments in the Middle East over the past 15 years have created new political and security dynamics engendered by the violent turmoil and profound concerns over the Iranian threat, shared by Israel and the...

January 17, 2018 4:52 pm

Why the Muslim Brotherhood Declared the US an Enemy State

In the first official statement of its kind, the Muslim Brotherhood announced last month that...

January 17, 2018 3:19 pm

UK Media Airbrushes Abbas’ Anti-Jewish Remarks

In a two-hour speech by Mahmoud Abbas to the PLO’s Central Council on Sunday night in Ramallah,...

January 17, 2018 2:23 pm

Washington’s New Approach to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - The Trump administration’s approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict represents what some Mideast experts and Israel...

January 17, 2018 2:11 pm

Falsely Accused of Spying for Israel, Jewish Engineer Seeks Long-Awaited Redemption - Amid his 21-year battle for redress from the US Army, David Tenenbaum has enlisted some...

January 17, 2018 1:49 pm

Iranian Protests Reveal Leadership Fault Lines in the Muslim World

The responses by major Sunni Muslim countries in the Middle East and North Africa to...

January 17, 2018 11:03 am

Abbas Has a Problem With Women - Why is it that every time a female US government official says something that...

January 17, 2018 10:51 am

It’s Time to Outlaw Fatah

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas delivered a fiery speech on Sunday against US President Donald Trump, slamming...

January 17, 2018 10:34 am

Education Department Nominee Ken Marcus Is Being Treated Incredibly Unfairly - When I was a child -- having been born in the 1950s, under the shadow of...

January 17, 2018 9:36 am

The Dutch and Their Jews: The Never-Ending Shame of the Netherlands

Last month, a video showing a man waving a Palestinian flag and smashing the windows...

January 16, 2018 4:01 pm

The Story We Tell

It remains one of the most counterintuitive passages in all of religious literature: Moses is...

January 16, 2018 1:26 pm

The Trump Peace Plan for Israel Won’t Work

President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel occurred against the...

January 16, 2018 1:14 pm

Advice for Israel and Jews: Facing Europe’s Challenges

In order to follow developments that will occur in 2018, it is helpful to establish...

January 16, 2018 11:56 am

Banning BDS Groups From Entering Israel Is Necessary and Just - Israel’s decision to finally ban 20 of the worst organizations leading the boycott, divestment...

January 16, 2018 11:31 am

Thank You, Guatemala

Guatemala's vote last month against the United Nations resolution opposing the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as...


Israel’s Wine Industry Grows Better With Age - Israeli winemakers say that, just like the beverage they produce, their industry is growing better with age. More than...

Singer and Actress Gives Her Voice to Jewish and Black Cultures

Tatiana Wechsler will likely go down as the only actress to belt out a showstopper in a Yiddish musical, and...

Netanyahu Trip Comes as Israel-India Defense and Tech Ties Continue to Grow - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to India is occurring against the...


American UN Ambassador Haley: Palestinians ‘Not Serious in Truly Gett...

The Palestinians are “not serious in truly getting to peace” with Israel, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said...


Israel Puts Terror Tunnel Discovered Under Gaza Border on Display

The IDF brought journalists on Thursday to film a two-kilometer (1.25 mile) tunnel dug by terrorists from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip to Israel, saying it was putting the construction on...

Middle East

Jordan Says Israel Apologizes for Deaths of Two Jordanians at Embassy

Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that soured...