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Ezzy Rappaport is an advocate for Israel and Jewish causes. He has served in young leadership positions at AIPAC and RJC, as Senior Policy Advisor to the American Friends of Likud, as National Representative of the European Near East Forum, and is a national board member of the JNF. He currently serves as director of Seven-Seven Media and Public Relations and is editor of the news blog

ARTICLES BY: Ezzy Rappaport

November 20, 2014 11:40 am

An Unacceptable Reality in Israel

Israelis are accustomed to the often harsh circumstances that mark their existence. But no matter how often war and terror claim the lives of Israel's...

April 30, 2014 2:09 am

What Happens in Vegas: An Orthodox Entertainer’s Night of Jewish Pride in Sin City

It was supposed to be just another Saturday night rave in Las Vegas at the Wynn Encore's XS nightclub. With an estimated eight thousand revelers...

March 21, 2013 8:12 pm

The Future of Peace Is In the Past

Today President Obama arrived in Israel for his first official visit to the Jewish State since being elected to high office in 2008. His trip,...

May 8, 2012 11:54 am

Kadima-Likud Unity Government As Much About Domestic Politics As Iran

The unexpected announcement early this morning by Kadima spokesman Yuval Harel that his party would soon join a Likud led coalition government, sent shockwaves through...

February 28, 2012 12:15 pm

Afghan Koran Burning Was a Matter of Ignorance and Logistics

Nothing provokes religious indignation like the burning of sacred texts, the very mention of which conjures images of medieval church practice, inquisition and pogrom, or...

February 21, 2011 6:44 pm

Democracy and Stability in the Arab World

Revolutions, it has been said, are hard to predict, and although autocratic regimes are fertile grounds for fundamental change, history shows that most attempts at...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...

Israeli Attractions: Givat Sher, the Judean Lowhills - In the town of Modi’in, which is situated between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, lies Givat Sher (“The hill of...


European Powers Propose New Iran Sanctions to Meet Trump Ultimatum

Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria's war, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington...


Israel Ranks 11th in UN ‘World Happiness Report’ - Israel just missed out on a place in the top 10 happiest countries in the world, placing 11th in the latest world happiness index. “The World Happiness Report 2018,” compiled by the United Nations Sustainable...

Middle East

Abbas Meets With Released Prisoner Who Was Accomplice in Murder of Israeli - In the presidential office in Ramallah on March 14, Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas met with Rajaei Haddad, a terrorist from eastern Jerusalem released from prison after serving a...