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George Jochnowitz, a regular contributor, writes about the irrationality of anti-Semitism. He provides a number of examples where it hasn't served the purpose or best interests of the nations affected by such policies or views.

ARTICLES BY: George Jochnowitz

September 24, 2014 5:03 pm

Opinion: New York Leftists Inadvertently Support Israel

On Sunday, demonstrators marched to Wall Street and then blocked lower Broadway between Bowling Green and Morris Street in order to protest the role that...

September 17, 2014 10:34 am

Rosh Hashanah and the Jewish Months

"In the seventh month, on the first day of the month, you are to have a holy convocation; do not do any kind of ordinary...

September 2, 2014 5:59 am

Anti-Israel MK Proves That Israel is a Free, Democratic Country

Hanin Zoabi was the first Arab citizen of Israel to graduate from a media studies course in the Jewish state. She has praised Iran's quest...

July 25, 2014 1:14 am

Hamas and the Joy of Destruction

We all know about suicide bombers, who kill themselves in order to kill others. The Boston Marathon bombers were one of many recent examples. But...

June 26, 2014 5:26 pm

Jonah, Colombo, and Jewish Names

The story of Jonah and the whale (though it is a big fish and not a whale according to the Biblical text) is very well...

June 16, 2014 2:42 pm

Creationism Vs. Genesis

The Bible never explicitly tells us anything about the earth being either round or flat. Instead, it says that there is water above the heavens...

April 1, 2014 12:40 am

The Unique Goodness of Israel

War is hell. Israel has not always been at war, but it has never been at peace. Its neighboring independent state, Gaza, is ruled...

March 19, 2014 6:33 am

Extremism is Madness – On the Left and the Right

For many Rightists in the United States, Obamacare takes precedence over every other question. For many Leftists, Israel is the issue that supersedes all...

January 28, 2014 1:59 am

Jewish and Chinese Calendars Are More Similar Than You Think

The Gregorian calendar - the most commonly used calendar on earth today - is solar. It is based on the time it takes the earth...

January 12, 2014 11:16 am

Why Ariel Sharon Couldn’t Bring Peace to Israel

"Ž Ariel Sharon created a Palestinian state in 2005. It is called Gaza. It is a tiny state, but Sharon had said that if things worked...

January 8, 2014 8:08 am

Why do Leftists Attack the Only Liberal Country in the Middle East?

What is the most rightist doctrine in the world today? It has to be radical Islam. Islamists don't allow women to go out of their...

December 5, 2013 11:17 am

“ŽWhy Can’t Iran Make Peace With the Little Satan?

The United States, according to Iran, is the Great Satan. Iran has a good reason to hate the United States. In 1953, the United States...

December 12, 2012 8:09 pm

Israel is Flexible, Hamas is Rigid

Why did Israel choose to announce that it was planning to build new houses in the area known as E-1 between Jerusalem and Ma'ale...

October 4, 2012 12:45 pm

Left and Right United: Extreme Leftists and Islamists

Extremes meet.  The most irrational example may be the unofficial alliance between extreme leftists and Islamists.  Marxism and Islam have been de facto allies at...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


US CENTCOM Commander Will Visit Israel This Week to Talk Iran, Normalizatio...

The commander of United States Central Command (CENTCOM), Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie, will visit Israel on Thursday for the first...

Middle East

UAE Cabinet Approves Establishment of Embassy in Tel Aviv

The United Arab Emirates on Sunday approved establishing an embassy in the city of Tel Aviv in Israel, the UAE government said on its Twitter account, citing a cabinet decision. The...

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