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Heather Robinson, Algemeiner editor-at-large, has contributed to The Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Post, The American Spectator, The Washington Examiner, The Jerusalem Post, and others. She is a columnist for Jewishworldreview.com, and blogs regularly for The Huffington Post and politicalmavens.com. As a former senior writer for the New York Daily News' "Big Town, Big Dreams" section, she profiled immigrants making charitable or humanitarian contributions in New York City. A radio and television commentator, she has appeared on CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" and FOX News's "Geraldo at Large." She specializes in writing about Israel and human rights in the middle east, as well as dissidents in the Arab world, and blogs regularly at her own web site, www.heatherrobinson.net.

ARTICLES BY: Heather Robinson


May 16, 2016 6:36 am
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As Megyn Kelly Interview Looms, Trump Desperately Needs Support of Women

Whether they love him or hate him, most Americans who watched the first Republican debate last summer remember Donald Trump’s fight with Fox News’ Megyn Kelly. After...

April 5, 2016 7:20 am
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Donald Trump’s Female Trouble

In Tuesday’s Wisconsin primary and beyond, expect Donald Trump to have big trouble. Female trouble. Midway through the primary season, Trump's difficulty attracting female support is well acknowledged. But while...

March 22, 2016 6:28 pm
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Trump Defies Expectations at AIPAC

Defying dire predictions of booing, walkouts and even demonstrations, Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump continued to surpass expectations by receiving multiple standing ovations Monday evening in...

March 3, 2016 7:33 am
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Marco Takes Minnesota and Finally Confronts a Dangerous Donald Trump

Marco Rubio won the Minnesota Republican caucus on Tuesday -- his first win in a bruising evening and primary season. For the past several days, Rubio has taken...

February 26, 2016 12:55 pm
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Rubio Comes Out Swinging

US Senator Marco Rubio was cool as a cucumber, appropriately aggressive, and sharp as a tack in Thursday's Republican presidential debate. In his spontaneous responses to moderators'...

February 5, 2016 6:00 am
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Why Rubio Is the Smart Choice for Pragmatic (and Conservative) Republicans

Florida Senator Marco Rubio surpassed expectations on Monday night with a third place finish -- just one point behind bombastic billionaire Donald Trump and only five points behind Senator...

January 25, 2016 6:47 am
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The Scrap Goes On

A screenwriter would be hard pressed to create a more entertaining cast of characters than those who starred in last Thursday evening’s Republican presidential candidates’...

February 5, 2013 1:23 am
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Goodbye for the Present

My mother is fond of saying that with one body, you can't be everywhere. And although in today's cyber-reality, as a writer you pretty much...

February 3, 2013 12:59 pm
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Former Iraqi Parliamentarian Says Obama to Meet With Ahmadinejad

Former Iraqi Parliamentarian Mithal al Alusi contacted me by phone last week to report that, according to "good sources," U.S. President Barack Obama is expected...

January 27, 2013 7:58 pm
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Iraqi Ally of Israel on Hagel, “This is Not a Minister of Defense, But a Minister of Chaos” (INTERVIEW)

On Friday I spoke with former Iraqi Parliamentarian Mithal al Alusi, who has championed counter-terrorism cooperation and normalized relations between Iraq and Israel. This Arab...

December 23, 2012 1:43 pm
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After Sandy Hook: Are Principles More Important Than Children?

On Friday, National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre called for a national effort to place armed security guards in every U.S. school, and offered...

November 8, 2012 5:44 pm
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Mr. Romney, You did us Proud

By now the dust has settled on the Presidential election of 2012. I am left feeling like someone who has witnessed a young person...

November 5, 2012 11:10 am
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Why Obama’s a Bad Bet for Israel

Recently, several Jewish-Americans who know I write about politics have confided that they are either planning to vote for Mitt Romney, or they...

October 15, 2012 9:23 pm
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Just in Time for Halloween: Obama and Romney Scared of … Candy?

President Obama and Mitt Romney are apparently objecting to CNN's Crowley, who is set to moderate tomorrow's presidential debate. Both candidates are complaining to the...

Culture

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Israeli Movie ‘Foxtrot’ Wins Second Place Prize at Venice Film Festival

JNS.org - The Israeli film “Foxtrot” won the second-place Grand Jury Prize at the...

Features

Iran Dramatically Increases Funding to Hezbollah in Wake of Nuclear Deal

Iran has drastically increased financial support for its Lebanese-based terrorist proxy Hezbollah since the Iran...

Group Offers US Business Students Real-Life Opportunities With Israeli Companies

JNS.org - Some 175 college students with the TAMID Group recently attended the organization’s...

Israel’s Efforts to Engage Arab World Achieve Results

JNS.org - Galvanized by the common threats of Iran and Islamic extremism, Israel and Sunni Arab states have seen an unexpected warming of relations in...

World

‘I Am a Jew,’ Czech President Milos Zeman Tells Algemeiner Gala

More than 600 guests at The Algemeiner's annual gala in New York City on Monday night sat enthralled by a speech from Czech President Miloš Zeman, in which he talked of his love...

Israel

Israel’s Southern Wall Proves 100 Percent Effective in Preventing Infiltr...

JNS.org - Not a single infiltration from the Sinai Peninsula into Israel was recorded over the past 12 months, Israel’s Population...

Middle East

Egypt Expert: Public Netanyahu-Sisi Meeting Likely Meant to Signal a Furthe...

Monday’s public sit-down in New York City between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi was...

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