The US Ambassador to Israel spells it out

  AP/Sebastian Scheiner by Aaron Klein28 Sep 2017279 NEW YORK — U.S. Envoy to Israel David Friedman has once again stoked Palestinian Authority anger by shining the light of accuracy on key Israeli-P...

Jerusalem and the Muslims

Morton Klein has a good overview of the traditional (lack of) importance of Jerusalem to the Muslims. It’s time to end the propaganda myth that Jerusalem is holy to Muslims. Jerusalem was the capital...

Klezmer to the Max

Here is a great review of the David Krakauer,  Klezmatics review. The review by David Shand is spot on … I almost felt sorry for the Klezmatics, having to follow-on from a brilliant first act b...

The cultural war in the US and elsewhere

Melanie Phillips has written an article that captures the complexity of what is happening Jews misread America’s cultural civil war August 20, 2017August 20, 2017 Melanie The cultural civil war that ...

Antifa, Antirightex, Antileftex

A good article by Caroline Glick – who exposes the violent underbelly of the Antifa (so-called antifascists). Its a reminder that Jews need to be concerned about both the antirightex (the anti ...

Pressure works – in New York

Queens Museum accepts deal after backlash from UN ambassador By Yoav Gonen Facing an uproar over its decision to renege on a deal to rent out the city-owned Queens Museum building for a celebration o...

The media, Donald Trump and fake news

The recent biased reporting about the Temple Mount saga fits with the concept of fake news.  You could call it “denial of fact by omission”  but it is “fake” when a main strea...

Good news from Senegal and Guinea

A great article from Times of Israel, revealing an upgrading of relations between Israel, Senegal and Guinea. Some years ago,  I had spent a most enjoyable 2 weeks in Senegal.  It is a country worth ...