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David Gerstman is a freelance journalist living in Baltimore. He was previously senior editor of The Tower magazine.

ARTICLES BY: David Gerstman

April 18, 2019 11:18 am

Sponsors Demand Refund After Antisemitic Rap at UNC Gaza Conference, While Lawmaker Calls for Federal Probe

The fallout over a conference hosted at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill about the Gaza Strip continued in recent days, as a member of Congress called...

April 9, 2019 4:49 am

No Matter What Happens in the Israeli Election, There Is No Palestinian State to Build

Some observers of the upcoming Israeli election see the choice on Tuesday as a referendum not just on incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but also...

March 27, 2019 9:32 am

Good News: AIPAC Remains Bipartisan

One of the perks of my current career has been the opportunity and privilege to attend the annual AIPAC Policy Conference. In 2019, I attended my...

March 1, 2019 11:08 am

Why Zarif Is No Moderate, and the Iran Nuclear Deal Is a Sham

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif announced on Monday that he was resigning, but later seemed to have resumed his diplomatic duties, after his request...

February 14, 2019 7:24 am

‘Human Rights’ Organizations Bash Israel, While Sports Organizations Defend It

In recent weeks, Amnesty International, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), and the United Nations Human Rights Council have all been in the news. All...

February 6, 2019 8:44 am

Documenting the BDS Movement’s Undisputed Ties to Terrorism

Israel's Ministry of Strategic Affairs just released a study called  "Terrorists in Suits," which documents the ties between the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS)...

January 24, 2019 8:40 am

After Iranian Terror on European Soil, Why Does Europe Still Support the Nuclear Deal?

Ahead of next month's international meeting in Poland to discuss threats to the stability of the Middle East, The Financial Times is reporting that Germany, France, and the UK are seeking...

January 17, 2019 2:58 pm

The Latest Proof That the Iran Nuclear Deal Has Failed to Work

In explaining how the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran would prevent the Islamic dictatorship from developing nuclear weapons, the Obama White House claimed on its website that...

November 16, 2018 10:19 am

Watchdog: Human Rights NGOs Are Silent on Hamas’ Rocket Terrorism

Major human rights non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have failed to condemn the barrage of rockets and mortars fired indiscriminately into Israel by Hamas, a survey published...

July 31, 2018 5:44 pm

Israel Helps the West with Security Needs; When Will the West Let Israel Defend Itself?

When the United States, Canada, and the European Union wanted someone to rescue members of the Syrian Civil Defense organization, also known as the White...

April 27, 2018 2:03 pm

The Duplicitous Diplomat: Seven Deceptions Iranian FM Zarif Told ‘Face the Nation’

There’s a famous quote attributed to Henry Wotton: “An ambassador is an honest gentleman sent to lie abroad for the good of his country.” Iran’s foreign...


Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in California...

Jewish Professor and Poet Discusses His New Book of Poetry

Baruch November is a professor of English at Touro College in Manhattan. His poems have appeared in The Forward, The...

‘Today’ Show Anchor Savannah Guthrie Takes Helicopter Tour of ‘Magical’ Israel

"Today" show co-anchor Savannah Guthrie recently took a helicopter tour...


Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...


Jewish Human Rights Group Urges Russian Authorities to Investigate Antisemi...

Antisemitic vandals in Moscow caused extensive damage but no injuries or fatalities when they attacked a yeshiva in the Russian...


Israel Not Ready for Full-Scale War With Hezbollah, Nasrallah Claims

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah claimed on Monday that Israel was not ready for a full-scale war with the Lebanese terrorist group, walking back previously reported comments in which he said...

Middle East

Former Turkish PM Davutoglu Sharply Criticizes Erdogan’s AK Party

A former prime minister and close ally of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan strongly criticized the ruling AK Party on Monday, blaming policy changes and an alliance with nationalists for its...