UN Sec. Gen. Guterres needs a crash course on Palestine

UN Sec. Gen. Guterres would do well to study the facts before making speeches that display how little he knows about the issue of Palestine. David Singer, Yesterday, 7:01 AM

'Moderate' Qatar leader defends anti-Semitic al Jazeera TV

Why does Qatar stubbornly insist on sponsoring Al Jazeera?Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, Monday, 11:12 PM

Religion and politics in the feud between Saudi Arabia and Qatar

Are the strained relations between Qatar, Iran and Turkey on one side and the Saudis, Bahrain, the Emirates and Egypt on the other leading to head-on war?Dr. Mordechai Kedar, Monday, 12:04 PM

The time has come to be Israelis

There is a better plan on the table, but we will have to take our future into our own hands to make it the reality. Oded Revivi, Mayor of Efrat, Monday, 11:34 AM

Eulogy for Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal Hy"d

Recently, Rabbi Itamar and his wife Miriam spoke about the possibility that one of them would be killed for the sanctification of God’s name, and agreed that they were prepared to courageously rise to this challengeRabbi Eliezer Melamed, Sunday, 10:24 PM

How Mahmoud Abbas lost his marbles

Picking a fight with the United States, the government no less, may not be a smart move, as Al Capone found out. Jack Engelhard, Sunday, 9:01 AM

The Dutch a la carte Jews

The question is which a la carte Jewish menu items will get passed on to the children.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , Sunday, 8:32 AM

The New Israel Fund has crossed the red line

Bereft of popular support, government support, and the support of the Supreme Court, the NIF has decided to engage in a smoke and mirrors pseudo-populist uprising. For shame! Douglas Altabef, Sunday, 7:16 AM

Abraham Lincoln and our 'ancient faith'

The rights in the Declaration of Independence are called "inalienable" because they have been given to each of us by God, and not by the State.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, Sunday, 7:00 AM

Trump's Mideast strategy rejects anti-Israel theory of linkage

Trump’s strategy realignment is refreshing – especially in its rejection of certain foreign policy doctrines that unfairly single out Israel and draw surreptitious inspiration from classical anti-Semitic themes and stereotypes. Op-ed. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., Friday, 11:20 AM

When did the Irish become anti-Semitic?

Is it that every country gets a crack at the Jewish State and it was simply Ireland’s turn? Jack Engelhard, Friday, 11:10 AM

Trump's business approach to foreign aid diplomacy

Up to now, two approaches have dominated American foreign aid: the strategic and the humanitarian. Trump has added a third: the “business approach.” Professor Eytan Gilboa, Friday, 11:00 AM

The widespread anti-Israelism in the UK

Recent poll: While 9% of the general population agree with between six and nine anti-Israel attitudes, among Muslims the figure is 34.7%.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , Friday, 10:39 AM

Seeing the sounds

It’s time to use the hands of Esau to promote the words of Jacob. Yehezkel Laing, Friday, 9:18 AM

European countries say "not me"

The late Prime Minister of Israel, Yitzchak Shamir, once said that anti-Semitism in Eastern Europe is placed into the population with its mother’s milk.Rabbi Berel Wein, Thursday, 12:08 PM

The Zionist answer to Arab and Muslim Terror

Facts on the ground. Let the likes of Mahmoud Abbas and the Fatah and Hamas goons see before their very own eyes how their encouragement of Muslim terror results in new Jewish communities. Victor Sharpe, Thursday, 10:38 AM

US Palestinian policy – water or gasoline?

The Israeli architects of the Oslo Accord – and their US partners – genuinely aimed at extinguishing fire, but failed to realize that their pumps were filled with gasoline, not water. A two-state solution is more of the same.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger , Thursday, 9:07 AM

Do not say I love Israel BUT

You are one voice. To make yours count, you have to be a warrior. You have to be a lion. If you are a lamb the Internet will eat you up. Jack Engelhard, Thursday, 6:32 AM

Is statesmanship possible in contemporary democracy?

Television has a way of thwarting statesmanship and its attendant rationality.. “Live” television compels national leaders to react immediately to international crises with little time to reflect, to consult and consider alternatives.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, Wednesday, 1:59 PM

The Orthodox Union isolates the final four

The four extreme-left organizations in the OU fold are the end of a trend that once did not have to be discussed, because it was not imaginable. Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, Wednesday, 7:10 AM

The West sleeps peacefully because of Israel

Note how the UN condemns every room built in Judea and Samaria, but has stayed silent on the murder of two rabbis in just as many weeks. Giulio Meotti, Wednesday, 6:45 AM

“Jewish Death Camps:” The real story of today's Poland

Polish-speaking historian Dr Inna Rogatchi, interviewed by Rochel Sylvetsky for Arutz Sheva, gives an insider's perception of the new Polish Holocaust Law and Poland today. Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2018, 11:49 PM

Golda Meir: On the Palestinians - and terror

"Had Israel not repelled her would-be destroyers , no Jewish refugees would be alive in the Middle East to concern the world." From the New York Times 41 years ago. Nothing has changed.Former PM Golda Meir, 2/6/2018, 6:54 AM

Trump's quest for Senate bipartisanship starts with Jerusalem

Recognizing Jerusalem should have been applauded by a bipartisan Senate. Has the Democratic party really changed that much? David Singer, 2/6/2018, 6:33 AM

Ashdod anti-Shabbat demonstrations, the inside story

The lack of respect shown by those who do not wish to keep this one of the Ten Commandments is out of place in Ashdod, where the numbers prop up the power of the Mayor and his team. Leonie Ben-Simon, 2/5/2018, 3:56 PM

Comey's court declaration may lead to Obama

Comey must clear himself - and everyone - of suspicion that information was concealed. Mark Langfan, 2/5/2018, 2:57 PM

It's OK to deport

Under the oh-so-liberal Obama and the Democrats, more than 3,000,000 infiltrators were deported.  Yes, more than three million!Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 2/5/2018, 6:49 AM

On Islamic monotheism

Islamic monotheism differs profoundly from Jewish monotheism and that is the real conflict.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 2/5/2018, 6:35 AM

Dutch Jew-hunters who massively helped the Nazis

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Ad van Liempt on the Dutch Jew hunters who massively helped the Nazi occupiers.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 2/3/2018, 9:37 PM

Had the beating victim been Muslim and not Jewish...

A Jewish woman was thrown out of the window by a Muslim shouting "Allah Akhbar," but the judge didn't see it as a hate crime. What about an 8 year old Jewish child beaten by Muslims? Giulio Meotti, 2/3/2018, 9:21 PM

No, Joe Kennedy, we are not all worthy

We are all born equal…it’s what happens after that which causes the problems…some men, more than a few in fact, become just plain rotten when they grow up…don’t ask me why. Jack Engelhard, 2/3/2018, 9:13 PM

Obama’s anti-Semitism/anti-Zionism reigned at the IRS from 2010- 2017.

How one courageous proactive journalist took on the IRS over this issue - and won.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 2/3/2018, 8:48 PM

The genteel political sport of name-calling

President Trump has proven that name-calling, a leftist tool, can be used successfully against the radical left, if done with flare and wit. Joe David, 2/3/2018, 8:31 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The Enemy - What the “Right” seems unable to grasp

The time has come for the “Right” to “bite the bullet”and give up trying to advance convoluted political prescriptions in lieu of the two-state formula. It is time to identify the Palestinian-Arabs as the enemy. Dr. Martin Sherman, 2/2/2018, 11:30 AM

The Israeli left has discovered a new cause

The prospect of Africans returning to Africa strikes Left-wing critics of Israeli policy as inhumane and cruel. Douglas Altabef, 2/1/2018, 10:01 PM

Anti-Israel mathematicians at Israeli universities

It just doesn't add up. Lee Kaplan, 2/1/2018, 9:39 PM

Oedipus, rage and the Bibi obsession

In today’s politically charged atmosphere, rage and aggression have become acceptable forms for expressing opposition and the desire to replace the “head” of a nation. Ron Jager, 2/1/2018, 9:14 PM

Why I am pleased with the OU decision on female clergy

This week the OU adopted the position that it will not tolerate any violation of the halakhic responsum banning female clergy.Rabbi Ephraim Epstein , 2/1/2018, 7:27 AM

Middle East regression

Turkey and Egypt are reversing direction, one trying to bring back the Ottoman Empire and the other solidifying a despotic dictatorship.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 1/31/2018, 9:43 PM

Good speech - tough room

Trump’s pitch last night? To reach across the aisle and “to unite a divided country.” And to put America first. Jack Engelhard, 1/31/2018, 6:23 AM

Trump is getting ready to dump the PLO

Abbas’s recent actions demonstrate Abbas is the total opposite of King Hussein. David Singer, 1/30/2018, 9:30 PM

The hypocrisy of World Holocaust Memorial Day

The direct and indirect threats against Israel that go unpunished make a mockery of Holocaust Remembrance. Giulio Meotti, 1/30/2018, 9:19 PM

Polish complicity in distorting the truth

It is really too much, Poland, telling us what to call your far too many accomplices to the wholesale murder of Jews during WWII.  Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 1/30/2018, 9:14 PM

US allies should back President Trump

Donald J. Trump is facing unprecedented criticism one year into his term as president of the world’s greatest power. The allies of the US can assist him by making clear how much he has advanced American foreign affairs interests.Prof. Hillel Frisch, 1/30/2018, 9:09 PM

Egypt's regime and the Coptic minority

Egypt built a new cathedral in Cairo, but quietly shuts Coptic churches in villages all over the country. Ashraf Ramelah, 1/30/2018, 8:37 PM

Even Lapid's voters wouldn't want him as prime minister

Centrist Yesh Atid is gaining power, but does anyone really want a one-issue party with a lax stance on security running the country? Opinion. Chana Roberts, 1/29/2018, 2:40 PM

Palestinians need to find another cause

Some among the PLO leadership are threatening to join ISIS in revenge.When were they ever not ISIS? Jack Engelhard, 1/29/2018, 6:14 AM

John Kerry Chamberlain, saving Israel from ifself...again

How many people realize that the names of most Palestinian Arab towns are proof that the Jews dwelled in Judea and Samaria before the Arab conquerors arrived? Even the name Jordan means "descends from Dan," one of the 12 tribes of Israel. Gerald A. Honigman, 1/29/2018, 6:03 AM

​​​​​​​Deport job seekers to assure Israel’s Jewish future

​​​​​​​Those telling Israel to settle 38,000 Africans seek an end to the Jewish majority in Israel, and the state itself. Robert Harris, 1/29/2018, 6:00 AM

Does Trump understand what the US is up against?

To understand the bizarre behavior of Mahmoud Abbas, one must realize that Islamic terrorism, is not a means to an end, but an end in itself.  The Qu’ran praises the Muslim who “slays and is slain” for Allah (Sura 9:111)Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 1/28/2018, 7:44 AM

Israel's moral refusers are fake news

Trump's fake news issues are nothing compared to the international media skewing of Israeli news, from the El Al pilots to the high schoolers' letter against IDF service. Giulio Meotti, 1/28/2018, 6:55 AM

 INTO THE FRAY: Identifying the enemy as...the enemy

The entire issue of “Palestinian national identity” is a giant hoax, intended to be no more than a temporary ruse, until the Jewish hold on sovereignty in the Holy Land—any part of the Holy Land—is prised loose. Dr. Martin Sherman, 1/27/2018, 11:03 PM

Through Jerusalem, Trump has changed the world

Trump’s Jerusalem bequest upended thousands of years of global politics. No wonder they were scared. Jack Engelhard, 1/26/2018, 3:39 PM

Watch: "There was only one Abraham" – a Tzaddik in our times

Although we may be awestruck by their greatness and humbled by their deeds, learning about the lives of tzaddikim, and especially contemporary ones, serves as a guide for our own lives. Rochel Sylvetsky, 1/26/2018, 3:15 PM

Why the Holocaust does not fade away

The promotion of a new Holocaust is not a distortion category in the strictest sense of the word, even though the two are relatedDr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 1/26/2018, 3:10 PM

How the Israeli illegal infiltrator story unfolded

Report: From 2011-2014, Israel was swamped with migrant workers – not asylum seekers. David Bedein, 1/26/2018, 3:01 PM

Democracy is messy

The old religious – secular bugaboo has reared its head once more and as usual harsh and unnecessary invective is being employed by all sides of this debate. Rabbi Berel Wein, 1/25/2018, 3:21 PM