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November 9, 2017 2:02 pm

Who Pays Palestinian Rock-Throwers? - Two Israelis who happened to be driving through a Palestinian town were nearly murdered...

November 9, 2017 1:21 pm

Kristallnacht: When America Failed the Jews

On November 11, 1938, a front-page story appeared in The New York Times. It read: “A wave...

November 9, 2017 1:14 pm

How the UK Media Recently Smeared Israel

What would you say if a senior member of your government -- responsible for dispensing...

November 8, 2017 4:03 pm

Why Russia Won’t Leave Syria

Following the recent successes of the Russian military forces in Syria, there are renewed indications...

November 8, 2017 3:52 pm

American Islamists’ Silence on Tariq Ramadan Rape Allegations Speaks Volumes

It's never fun when one of your favorite celebrities gets accused of wrong-doing. The home...

November 8, 2017 3:25 pm

How Balfour Shaped History

A mere 67 words helped alter the course of history. One hundred years ago this past week -- on November...

November 8, 2017 3:19 pm

Gut-Wrenching Film Looks at Problems in the Hasidic World

Some horror films keep you up at night without a monster -- and the blistering and mesmerizing...

November 8, 2017 2:57 pm

Saudi Crackdown Raises Specter of Wider Dissent

Saudi Prince Muhammad has dismissed and/or detained 11 princes, various senior government officials, top military officers...

November 8, 2017 2:51 pm

Attention America: Islamist Terror Targets You

The claim that the perpetrator of the November 1st New York City terror attack was a...

November 8, 2017 2:37 pm

Message to the Orthodox Union: Blood Is Never Kosher

America is having another bad week. On Sunday, yet another mass shooting struck the United States,...

November 8, 2017 11:30 am

Taxpayer-Funded Bias on Middle East Invades K-12 Classrooms

While much attention is devoted to the politicization of Middle East studies on college campuses,...

November 8, 2017 10:55 am

Yes, Some Criticism of Israel Is Antisemitism

On November 3, The Daily Californian published an op-ed by Matthew Taylor, explicitly accusing me...

November 7, 2017 6:13 pm

Leonard Cohen Was a Zionist – I Know Because He Told Me So

A year has now passed since the death of the great poet and singer Leonard...

November 7, 2017 5:35 pm

Larry David’s Holocaust Joke Was a Step Too Far

With his appearance on "Saturday Night Live" this past weekend, Larry David, the undisputed king of cringe-comedy,...

November 7, 2017 3:10 pm

Without the Balfour Declaration, the PA Would Have Had to Invent It

Every year, the anniversary of the Balfour Declaration passes by quietly in Israel with hardly...

November 7, 2017 2:47 pm

Tariq Ramadan’s Fans Insist He’s Not a Rapist — Then Blame the Jews

From the moment that news broke of Harvey Weinstein's sexual aggressions, men and women alike...

November 7, 2017 1:00 pm

Another Strike Against the New Israel Fund

Adalah -- the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel recently filed a petition -- on behalf...

November 7, 2017 12:45 pm

Why Abbas Should Endorse Balfour Declaration

“The Balfour Declaration promised Palestine -- over which Britain had no legal right -- to a people...

November 7, 2017 11:15 am

Is the JCPOA Working?

All JCPOA supporters rely on the notion that "the agreement is working" and on the...


Miss Israel, Miss Iraq Find ‘Peace and Love’ Amid Mideast Tensions – In a rare sign of Middle East solidarity, Miss Israel Adar Gandelsman and...

Israeli Soccer Star Named Most Valuable Player in Chinese League – Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi was named this year’s most valuable player in the Chinese Super League (CSL) last...


Hezbollah’s Firm Grip Over Lebanon Fuels Region’s Sectarian Strife

Chief Iranian proxy Hezbollah has a firm grip over Lebanon -- and the terror group's bloody...

Israeli Economy Flexes Its Muscle: Shekel Deemed World’s 2nd-Strongest Currency - Last week, the German financial services giant Deutsche Bank ranked the Israeli shekel...


Jewish Leaders at Rutgers University Denounce Hiring of Ex-Syrian Diplomat ...

Two leading Jewish campus groups at Rutgers University in New Jersey have expressed concern over the university’s continued employment of...


‘Anyone Who Tests Us Will Be Hit Hard,’ Israeli Minister Says Amid ... – “Anyone who tests us will be hit hard,” Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said on Thursday while touring...

Middle East

Saudi FM: Hezbollah Is a ‘First-Class Terrorist Organization’

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir described Hezbollah on Thursday as a "first-class terrorist organization" that should lay down its arms and respect Lebanon's sovereignty.