June 2, 2021

Newest way to malign Israel: Label it white supremacist

by David Suissa (Jewish Journal) — Israel-hatred is very much like Jew-hatred — the haters will always find new ways to hate. If you have any doubt about the irrational hatred for Israel, just consider the United Nations. According to […]
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 […]
May 23, 2021

Unprecedented precision: Israel could have killed thousands in Gaza — but didn’t

by James Marlow (JNS) — “Operation Guardian of the Walls” may have been the most targeted and accurate precision-bombing campaign ever facilitated by any military, anywhere, in the history of conflict and war. In the 11 days before the ceasefire, […]
May 12, 2021

With not enough Jews dying, Rep. Omar flips the Middle East script

by David Suissa (Jewish Journal) — Palestinian terror groups such as Hamas have a surefire strategy to win over the world’s sympathy: fire rockets into Israeli territory, trigger an Israeli response and wait for the global outrage against Israel’s response. […]
May 11, 2021

Reverting to failed pre-Trump policies leaving Middle East ablaze

Police Officers clash with protesters during a protest over tension in Jerusalem, in Ramla, on May 10, 2021. Photo by Yossi Aloni/Flash90 by Alex Traiman (JNS) — After one of the calmest extended periods in decades in the Middle East […]
March 25, 2021

Israel still can’t make up its mind about Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses supporters on election night at Likud Party headquarters in Jerusalem, March 23, 2021. Photo by Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90. by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — When the first exit polls were published, it seemed as if the […]
March 14, 2021

Same Old Failures: Biden’s Middle East Policy Obama-era Retreads Emerge

by Mitchell Bard (JNS) — When I wrote about U.S. President Joe Biden hiring retreads — former Obama officials who contributed to his most disastrous foreign policies — I purposely left out specific names in part because I was hoping […]
January 18, 2021

Israeli Arab puzzled when told he is supposedly a victim of Israeli apartheid

by Yoseph Haddad (JNS) — Last week, I woke up one morning in my Nazareth home and was astonished to discover I was living under a racist, apartheid regime whose only purpose is “the promotion and perpetuation of the superiority […]
December 17, 2020

Stop pretending that anti-Zionism isn’t antisemitism

Peter Beinart. Credit: Joe Mabel via Wikimedia Commons. by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — In case you haven’t heard, people who want to eliminate Israel are very interested in stopping antisemitism. In other words, the same people who want to deny […]
November 15, 2020

Obama 2.0? Myths and Facts about Biden for his critics

by Mitchell Bard After the last four Orwellian years, it should come as no surprise that some Biden critics are unhinged. To get an idea, I saw one post that said innocent Jews will die if Biden is allowed to […]
November 11, 2020

Praying Around the Potholes on the Road to Middle East Peace

A Jordanian car next to an Israeli bus in Jerusalem by Jonathan Feldstein Despite decades of working and interacting with Christians whose love and support for Israel is strong and unconditional, I am still not used to it when people […]