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Mitchell Bard is a foreign policy analyst and authority on US-Israel relations who has written and edited 22 books including: The Arab Lobby, Death to the Infidels: Radical Islam’s War Against the Jews and After Anatevka: Tevye in Palestine.

ARTICLES BY: Mitchell Bard

July 1, 2020 4:18 am

Israelis Must Make Decisions for Israel

As the Israeli government nears a decision on whether to apply sovereignty over parts of the West Bank, some American Jews, pundits, politicians, and Middle...

June 25, 2020 5:02 am

Bolton’s Book Reveals Alarming News About Trump — Including in the Middle East

John Bolton’s book The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir is being examined with Talmudic precision, and it has a lot of tantalizing information...

June 17, 2020 6:50 am

Will The New York Times Apply New Op-ed Standards to Israel?

An internal revolt at The New York Times over the publication of an op-ed by Senator Tom Cotton (R-AK) calling for unleashing the US military...

June 11, 2020 5:39 am

Hatred of Israel Is Stronger than Coronavirus — and Will Seek to Exploit Floyd Protests

Last month, I wrote about how Israel’s campus detractors were sidelined by the closure of the nation’s colleges. Well, for some, hatred of Israel is stronger...

June 4, 2020 4:48 am

Who Will Tell President Trump That His Place Is With the Victims of Racism?

In speaking to Jews from my grandparents’ generation, they often viewed policy decisions through the lens of religious self-interest. They asked, “Is it good for...

May 28, 2020 6:20 am

Is There a Campus Antisemitism Pandemic?

It is difficult to find many bright spots in our current situation beyond the heroic efforts of first responders and health care professionals; however, I...

May 21, 2020 6:29 am

Miseducation on Israel

The coronavirus has wreaked havoc on higher education, but the damage will likely be short-term. A far greater danger is the moral and intellectual bankruptcy...

May 14, 2020 6:54 am

May 14, 1948 — Miracle or Catastrophe?

On May 14, 1948, Israel declared its independence. Shortly thereafter, five Arab states invaded to join Palestinian fighters in a campaign to destroy the new...

April 29, 2020 6:55 am

Good News, Bad News in Latest Poll on Israel

Over the last year, we have continued to hear a lot about growing antisemitism, the BDS movement, media bias, and suggestions that the Democratic Party...

April 23, 2020 6:31 am

J Street’s Twisted Passover Haggadah

Like others who faced the challenge of holding a seder this year, my family resorted to Zoom to bring together my parents in Boca Raton,...

April 17, 2020 10:04 am

Comedians Understand the Middle East Better Than Experts

Nearly 20 years ago, comedian Larry Miller (not Dennis Miller, as some believe) explained the Mideast conflict better than any expert. He said: “Five hundred...

April 2, 2020 7:19 am

You Might Be an Antisemite if…

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy has a signature routine of “You might be a redneck” jokes, such as “You might be a redneck if you get pulled...

March 26, 2020 9:04 am

Palestinians Don’t Honor or Respect Human Rights

Human rights organizations such as Human Rights Watch (HRW) and Amnesty International regularly attack Israel for alleged abuses, and their reports frequently generate headlines in...

March 20, 2020 8:52 am

The ‘No Jewish State’ Solution

Pundits and policymakers act as though solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is like playing Risk. They manufacture formulas with the single-minded purpose of arriving at a...


Netflix Airs Anne Frank Documentary That Also Features Stories of Holocaust Survivors

A documentary titled “#Anne Frank — Parallel Stories” began streaming on Netflix this...


The Overnight Camp Summer That Wasn’t

JNS.org - Dahlia Jones was looking forward to this summer. For six years, she’s been attending Eisner Camp, and this...

Jewish Day Schools Adapt to COVID-19

JNS.org - On a recent June night, 25 people, primarily young children, sat on their couches and watched as a...


Israeli Autonomous Vehicle Startup VayaVision Acquired by Canada’s Leddar...

CTech - Canadian company LeddarTech announced Tuesday it has acquired Israeli automotive company VayaVision Sensing. The financial terms of the...

Middle East

Currency Crisis Impoverishes Iranians, Strains Economic Defenses

Desperate to afford her daughter's overseas university fees, 58-year-old retired Iranian teacher Maryam Hosseini withdrew all her savings from the bank to buy US dollars. It was not enough. With three...


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