Larry Brook

June 11, 2021

No, “from the river to the sea” means Jewish genocide, not coexistence

May 2021 Palestine rally in Birmingham by Larry Brook No, “River to the Sea” is about Jewish genocide, or at best ethnic cleansing, not coexistence. If one attends an anti-Israel — er., “pro-Palestinian” rally, it generally takes mere moments for […]
June 10, 2021

Deputy consul general discusses frustration of fighting war on two fronts

Deputy Consul General Alex Gandler by Richard Friedman Israel and Jews everywhere who feel an attachment to the Jewish state are fighting a two-front war. Each battle is perplexing and dangerous in its own way. The first is the asymmetrical […]
June 7, 2021

After Evans attack, evangelical leaders insist Israel support “steadfast and eternal”

Supporters of CUFI at the 2019 “Night to Honor Israel” at Pastor John Hagee’s Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas. Source: CUFI via Facebook. by Sean Savage (JNS) — Several top evangelical Christian leaders reiterated their steadfast support for Israel […]
June 6, 2021

What can a skeptical world expect from Naftali Bennett as prime minister?

Yamina Party head Naftali Bennett gives a press conference at the Knesset in Jerusalem on May 30, 2021. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90. by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — This isn’t the way he planned on becoming prime minister of Israel. When […]
June 5, 2021

Has Christian Century turned the corner from its anti-Israel past?

by Dexter Van Zile (CAMERA) — It’s appropriate that after a long period of isolation, suffering and polarization coinciding with the Covid-19 pandemic, CAMERA can offer some qualified good news about Christian Century, historically referred to as the flagship magazine […]
June 2, 2021

Isaac Herzog elected president of Israel

Israeli President-elect Isaac Herzog at the Knesset in Jerusalem on the day of the election, June 2, 2021. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90. by Yori Yalon and Danielle Roth-Avneri (Israel Hayom and JNS) — The Knesset on June 2 elected Jewish […]
June 2, 2021

Visiting Israel, Sen. Graham says $1 billion Iron Dome replenishment sought

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) meets Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on May 31, 2021. Credit: GPO/Kobi Gideon. (JNS) — Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said on June 1 that Israel would be requesting a billion dollars in U.S. aid […]
June 1, 2021

End of an era? The tragedy of Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a press conference at the Knesset on May 30, 2021. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90. by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — It didn’t have to end this way. In what may be only a matter […]
June 1, 2021

What the New York Times won’t tell you about “the children”

by Tamar Sternthal (CAMERA) — “They Were Only Children,” was the headline of the unprecedented and pilloried front-page New York Times feature last week. The piece included pictures of the dozens of children killed in the recent fighting between Israel and […]