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May 16, 2019 4:46 am

The Ignorance of Antisemites

Congresswomen Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) remain unchastened following criticism of their antisemitic remarks, and they continue to demonstrate their ignorance of history...

March 26, 2019 2:37 pm

The Growing Hate of Ilhan Omar

On the first day of the AIPAC Policy Conference, my organization, The World Values Network, took out a full-page ad in The Washington Post calling...

March 21, 2019 8:16 am

Treading the Line Between Humor and Antisemitism - Demographic surveys show that many American Jews consider humor key to their identity. The long history of famous Jewish jokesters and a style...

March 21, 2019 4:14 am

What Is Ilhan Omar Really Up To?

The bipartisan coalition in American politics in support of Israel since 1948 has been a blessing for the Jewish state -- and sometimes even a...

March 15, 2019 9:36 am

An Open Letter to Nancy Pelosi on Ilhan Omar

The following letter is an adaptation of remarks made at the sit-in protest in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office in Washington, DC, on March 14,...

March 14, 2019 5:53 am

Why Is a Jewish Democrat Defending Ilhan Omar?

As a stalwart of the modern-day progressive movement, it would make sense for Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) to take her young Democratic colleague, Ilhan Omar...

March 12, 2019 8:55 am

When an Antisemite Openly Roams the Halls of Congress

The Democrats leading the House of Representatives could not bring themselves to make a simple declaration condemning Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) for her repeated antisemitic...

March 12, 2019 7:53 am

How Will Democrats Respond to the Omar Firestorm?

Freshman Congresswoman Ilhan Omar is a Muslim-American critic of Israel. She now occupies ground zero for American Jews who vote Democratic, but support Israel. First, Omar’s...

March 12, 2019 7:48 am

Ilhan Omar Is an Antisemite, and Democrats Must Confront Her

It’s time for Democrats to stop making excuses for Ilhan Omar. The problem is not, as her most ardent defenders claim, that Omar is engaging in...

March 11, 2019 11:13 am

AIPAC and the Company that Rashida Tlaib Keeps

The annual AIPAC Policy Conference always draws protests by anti-Israel activists who have contempt for the well-documented fact that a majority of Americans strongly support...

March 3, 2019 6:31 am

NGOs and Politicians Continue to Push the BDS Agenda

In February, the Israeli Strategic Affairs Ministry released a report demonstrating that leading BDS groups are staffed by current and former members of Hamas and the Popular Front for...

February 19, 2019 11:32 am

Is Racism Behind the Criticism of Ilhan Omar?

Since February 12, The Guardian has published five pieces either entirely or largely sympathetic to Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar after the Congresswoman was forced to...

February 19, 2019 7:03 am

Ilhan Omar Is Not Fit for the US House Foreign Affairs Committee

In just a few short months since being elected to Congress, Ilhan Omar has managed to find herself in the express lane to antisemitism, with...

February 17, 2019 9:20 am

Stop Whitewashing Ilhan Omar’s Antisemitism

“Strong language,” Winston Churchill once said, “is often used by weak men and it is never used more strongly than on a weak case.” The...


Remembering a Military Photographer — and a Forgotten Israeli Hero - On Israel’s Memorial Day earlier this month, the family and friends...

Now Museum Pieces, Yiddish Typewriters Tell the Story of a Once-Vibrant Culture

Not long after the first models appeared on the market in the 1870s, the typewriter...


Abraham Foxman Talks Antisemitism, BDS, and Mel Gibson

Abraham Foxman is the National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League and a Holocaust survivor. He is the author of...

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...


US Deploys More Troops to Middle East, Blames Iran for Tanker Attacks

The United States on Friday announced the deployment of 1,500 troops to the Middle East, describing it as an effort to bolster defenses against Iran as it accused the country's Revolutionary Guards...


Aid Pours In to Central Israeli Town Devastated by Wildfires – As wildfires destroyed most of the 50 or so homes in the town of Mevo Modi’im in central Israel on Thursday, Israelis from all around the country and Jewish organizations...

Middle East

Palestinians Reject Invitation to Economic Workshop in Bahrain Related to P... - The Palestinian Authority officially rejected an invitation by the United States on Wednesday to attend an economic workshop...