GILAD FARM AND THE MIDDLE EAST: JEROLD AUERBACH Gilad Farm and Middle East Peace By Jerold S. Auerbach Where is Gilad Farm and why should anyone care? A tiny community of twenty families living in a cluster of shacks and tents, it is located on a barren hilltop near Nablus in the northern West Bank. Established in 2002 on land privately owned […]

ROGER KIMBALL: NAMING THE DEAD ROGER KIMBALL The world’s attention has understandability been riveted by the horrendous natural disaster in Japan.  Naoto Kan, the Japanese Prime Minister, somberly described the damage wrought by the shattering earthquake and tsunami  the nations “worst crisis since World War II.” That tragedy — and no one can watch the video footage of what […]


J Street: A Dead End By Adrienne A. Price J Street’s race for mainstream legitimacy will have long-term divisive effects on the American Jewish community. Funded by mysterious donors who may be neither Jewish nor American, J Street has become the home for progressive rabbis, Jews who see Israel as the roadblock for peace, […]

MOMENT OF TRUTH FOR LEFTISTS: ASAF WOHL,7340,L-4041263,00.html Op-ed: Following attack, leftists must decide whether they’re ‘useful idiots’ or anti-Semites Hello there, global leftist:   Almost every day, Israel’s citizens are told of more displays of hostility by you against us. Often we are informed of various boycotts imposed on Israeli goods, the cancellation of cultural events in Israel, and even attempts […]

Israel’s Future in the ‘New Middle East’By Louis René Beres

Israel’s Future in the ‘New Middle East’By Louis René Beres For Israel, the basic Jewish philosophic choice between life and death, between the “blessing” and the “curse,” has always been clear. What remains problematic, of course, is precisely how to best ensure the former. And in these especially uncertain times of a “New Middle […]

THE UK:DID YOU KNOW? WHEN THE WEDDING TAKES PLACE IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY BRITISH JEWS CAN SAY “WE HELPED TO PAY FOR THAT” Put Not Your Trust in Princes – Nor They in Their Advisers: Buckingham Palace, the Jews, and Westminster Abbey Ninety-years of age this coming June, and still remarkably hale and hearty, the Queen’s husband, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, is well-known for speaking his mind, and for dropping a few unpolitically correct clangers as […]


by Asaf Romirowsky I was in Israel practically every year from 1949. In 1955 I spent a year there and Ben Gurion’s dream nation (and mine at the time) was a Socialist state with tremendous government intervention in everything….housing, schools, transportation, communication…even entertainment. The radio programs were monitored, the Beatles were denied an invitation […]

KEITH ELLISON’S CROCODILE TEARS: THE SULTAN An Islamist’s Crocodile Tears ” The thought of America’s freedoms being exchanged for the sword and the hangman’s noose, of women having acid thrown in their faces for not wearing a burqa, churches and synagogues burned down and the Constitution being traded for the Koran– now there’s something to really cry about.” We’ll never […]

The Distinctive Barbarism of Palestinian Terrorism: Louis Rene Beres published in June 2002 What kind of people seek “national self-determination” by targeting infants in ice-cream parlors? What particular people’s resort to armed force is oriented exclusively to the murder of innocents? What sort of state can these people be expected to create when their entire energies are shamelessly directed toward unending butchery? […]

INTIFADA? WHAT INTIFADA? ROGER KAPLAN The American Spectator Special Report What Intifada? By Roger Kaplan You can view the Arab revolt globally or locally, with the understanding that all politics is local and that you can act locally while thinking globally. However, these days the one thing we know about the United States government is that it can express […]