Friday, April 20th | 5 Iyyar 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe

avatar Michael Lumish
Michael Lumish is a PhD in American history from the Pennsylvania State University and has taught at PSU, San Francisco State University and the City College of San Francisco. He has written on the Arab-Israel conflict as a Fellow at the Middle East Forum and as a contributor to Elder of Ziyon, Jews Down Under, and his own blog, Israel Thrives. He can be contacted at mike.lumish@gmail.com.

ARTICLES BY: Michael Lumish


April 20, 2018 2:39 pm
0

An Open Letter to Food & Wine Magazine Concerning Its Honoring of Racist Cafe Owner Reem Assil

Dear Ms. Gail Simmons, My wife and I have been fans of your work on "Top Chef" since the 2006 opening season in San Francisco. We also...

April 3, 2018 2:54 pm
1

Why Did The New York Times Celebrate Reem Assil’s Antisemitic Cafe in Oakland?

The New York Times "Travel Section" published a piece some time ago by Rebecca Flint Marx entitled, "An Arab Bakery in Oakland Full of California Love." In truth,...

March 6, 2018 1:36 pm
0

‘Wine-Washing’ and the Question of Jewish Indigeneity

The University of California is not fond of Israel -- or pro-Israel Jews. On February 5, professor Ariel Handel lectured at the University of California, Berkeley's Center for Middle...

May 22, 2017 1:30 pm
2

Noura Erakat: Bashing Israel at UC-Berkeley

While Brooklyn-based “feminist” and Palestinian apologist Linda Sarsour is the progressive Left's flavor of the month, George Mason University international law professor Noura Erakat is a more...

March 23, 2016 7:33 am
4

Why Jews Are Fleeing the Progressive Left and Democratic Party

The progressive movement's main claim to political legitimacy is a moral claim. The movement claims to stand for social justice and equality of rights throughout...

January 20, 2016 2:10 am
2

In Europe, the Jews Are the Canaries in the Coal Mine

In a piece by Italian journalist Giulio Meotti for Israel National News, he writes that the last Jews of Malmo, Sweden, are departing for more friendly shores: ......

January 4, 2016 3:15 am
1

Two New Year’s Resolutions for Israel: Forget Oslo, Embrace the East

There are two things that I would like to see friends of Israel promote this year. The first is acknowledging the futility of any possible...

December 29, 2015 10:35 am
1

Muslim Immigrants May Be the Ones Who Turn Europe to the Right

In a recent piece for Vocal Europe, Associate Professor of Political Science at DePaul University, Erik Tillman, worries about the possible rise of the "radical-right" due to the...

December 24, 2015 5:06 am
13

Sam Harris, Ben Affleck, and Noam Chomsky — and the Truth About Radical Islam

It is a pleasure to discover a writer whose thoughts can serve as a baseline of one's own. Neuroscientist and philosopher Sam Harris is just such a guy. His first...

December 8, 2015 5:10 am
5

72% of Palestinian Arabs Support Genocide Against the Jews

Palestinian Arab jihadis are the contemporary Ku Klux Klan. As with the Klan, they feel it necessary to wear masks. They are worse than the Night Riders, because...

November 30, 2015 10:42 am
0

Why Europe’s Immigrants Are Different From America’s

Europe is in chaos due to the raw fact that millions of Arabs are pouring onto the continent, heading for Germany and Sweden. The United States is...

November 11, 2015 7:28 am
14

How to Win a Debate With an Israel-Hater (REVIEW)

Despite Michael Harris' substantial previous work as a pro-Israel advocate -- including lectures, panel discussions, media appearances and work with Stand With Us -- his new book, Winning a Debate With...

November 5, 2015 1:18 pm
2

What the Murder of an American-Israeli Says About the New York Times and Barack Obama

Those of us who care about Israel, and those of us who know a thing or two about The New York Times, know that just...

Culture

American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...

Features

The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations

JNS.org - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th

JNS.org - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...

New Book Examines History of Jewish Baseball Cards

If you think that Sandy Koufax and Hank Greenberg are among only a handful of Jewish baseball players, you might want...

World

State Department Annual Human Rights Survey Highlights Iranian Regime’...

The Iranian regime continues to commit grave human rights violations not just at home, but also -- in concert with...

Israel

Israeli Defense Minister on Gaza Border Riots: Every Week There Are Fewer P...

“We are fighting an uncompromising battle here, and the other side must understand -- there is a determined army here,”...

Middle East

Arab MKs Participate in Palestinian March Mourning Israel’s Founding

JNS.org - Some 10,000 people, including Israeli Arab lawmakers, participated Thursday in a march mourning Israel’s founding. The “March of the Uprooted” is organized by the Higher Arab Monitoring Committee and held...

Algemeiner.com