Opinion

October 18, 2019

Dealing With the Palestinian Kool-Aid Western Progressives Are Drinking

By Melanie Phillips (JNS) — Concern about resurgent anti-Semitism has been at fever-pitch among Diaspora Jews for years. In Britain, the veteran Jewish Labour MP Dame Louise Ellman resigned this week from the party to which she has belonged for […]
September 23, 2019

Hagee: For Such a Time As This — Enemies of Israel Seal Their Fate

By Pastor John Hagee (JNS) — Given recent events in the Middle East, our leaders would benefit from the wisdom shared in the book of Esther. Despite the name of God never appearing in the book, Esther’s story shows us […]
September 6, 2019

The context HBO’s “Our Boys” doesn’t want us to know

A member of the Israeli police and a Shin Bet Israeli security officer stand next to each other in a scene in HBO’s “Our Boys.” Credit: HBO. By Jonathan Tobin (JNS) The brutal murder of Muhammad Abu Khdeir by three […]
September 2, 2019

Will Netflix Make A Joke Of Eli Cohen, Israel’s Most Legendary Spy?

By Moshe Phillips Netflix’s “The Spy” is a six-episode series about real-life Israeli Mossad hero Eli Cohen. “The Spy” stars Sacha Baron Cohen, most famous for his 2006 adult oriented comedy movie “Borat,” as the legendary Mossad agent. Will Netflix make a joke […]
August 30, 2019

Puncturing the Big Lie of Palestinian Identity

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas (center) delivers a statement at a conference in Ramallah on Oct. 18, 2014. Photo by Flash90. By Melanie Phillips (JNS) — Mahmoud Abbas, the head of the Palestinian Authority, recently claimed that the Palestinians were the […]
August 29, 2019

Israel can’t treat its own destruction as just another legitimate opinion to discuss

U.S. House Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) (left) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.). Credit: EPA/Jim Lo Scalzo/Israel Hayom By Evelyn Gordon (JNS) When Israel barred two U.S. congresswomen from entering the country earlier this month, I initially thought it a stupid decision. […]
August 27, 2019

Attacking Zionism through the Myth of the “Arab Jew”

By Lyn Julius (JNS) Anyone who keeps abreast of the growing academic field of Mizrahi/Sephardic studies (Mizrahi: oriental, from the Middle East; Sephardic: originating in pre-Inquisition Spain) cannot help noticing that the vast majority of papers focus on the purported […]
August 20, 2019

They praised the killer of a Senator’s niece — and then organized Rep. Tlaib’s trip

Rep. Rashida Tlaib. Photo courtesy JNS By Moshe Phillips First, they praised the terrorist who murdered a United States Senator’s niece. Then they were chosen by Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib to organize her now-canceled trip to Israel. Tlaib’s outrageous choice of […]