House Speaker John A. Boehner's decision last week to invite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress in March, just ahead of an election in Israel, appears to be backfiring. Netanyahu is expected to speak his mind about the threat posed by Iran, a move aimed both at giving momentum to congressional efforts to expand sanctions on […]
Those who attack and demonize Israel for its imperfections in the face of the atrocities committed by its Arab neighbors are not just hypocrites.
Liberals raging against Benjamin Netanyahu's "insult" need to think about how Obama's own insults will look in the annals of history.
Israel's blockade of the Gaza Strip has stymied residents' attempts to rebuild after the war.
Less than a month after 17 people were killed in terror attacks in Paris, including four in a kosher supermarket, the world marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz on Tuesday, with ceremonies throughout Europe, Israel and North America. The remembrance takes place amid reports that European anti-Semitism is on the rise and [...]Show More Summary
Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Israel and Hezbollah are at war. On top of everything else that is going on in the world, now we have a new war in the Middle East, and nobody is quite certain what is going to happen next. Show More Summary
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON: Can Israel Survive? Traditional pillars of the tiny democracy’s security have begun to erode. If I were the Israelis, I’d build a doomsday device, to give everyone a stake in my survival. Maybe several devices. But that’s just me....
A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 1 to 3 March 2015 in Jerusalem, Israel, by the Israel Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.The Seminar will be organized parallel to the European Individual Chess Championship 2015.The Lecturer will be IA Almog Burstein (ISR), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturers will be IA Dr. Show More Summary
Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon said Thursday that the United Nations had informed Israel that the Lebanese group Hezbollah was unlikely to escalate violence after deadly encounters a day earlier left three people dead, raising concern about more fighting in the Middle East.
In celebration of Israel Space Week, which ends today, 300 employees of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) posed for a photo that was taken by a passing satellite. To create the so-called “space selfie,” the employees formed the initials of IAI as the company’s EROS-B satellite passed over at an altitude of 325 miles. photo via […]
Professor Steven Salaita, who was terminated from a tenured faculty position at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) because he sent out tweets through his personal Twitter account that were critical of Israel’s assault on Gaza, has filed a lawsuit against the university. The lawsuit seeks reinstatement so he can “join his colleagues” in [...]
In a followup to the American Family Association's "repudiation" of raving hate-monger Bryan Fischer, the Southern Poverty Law Center reports that they received a letter from the AFA trying to distance themselves from Fischer's racist and anti-gay statements. The SPLC isn't buying it, and neither should anyone else. The AFA is...
Oren Leibovitz hopes to build on the recent success of the Green Leaf Party despite pot remaining illegal in Israel.
If Handler has her way, Jews will live with Muslims and tits will exist on Instagram as happily as she rides this camel while topless. God Breast America (and Israel or whatever look at my boobs.) (via Instagram) There are many dreams out there. Show More Summary
The discovery of a 55,000-year-old partial skull in Northern Israel provides new insights into the migration of modern humans out of Africa. The rare find is reported in the journal Nature this week by an international team of Israeli,...Show More Summary
Texas state Representative Molly White boasted on Facebook that she would leave an Israeli flag on her desk, along with instructions to her staff to ply denunciations of terror and pledges of allegiance from any visitors.
A video shows an unnamed man barging into the Campus Students’ Union office at the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus (UTSC) and demanding that a poster calling for divestment from the Israeli occupation be removed from a window. Show More Summary
On January 25, the New York Times posted an article by their Israel correspondent, Jodi Rudoren, about a new Israeli film, Censored Voices, directed by Mor Loushy. The film deals with Israeli war crimes committed during the 1967 war between Israel and Egypt, Syria, and Jordan. Show More Summary
Chelsea Handler has once again gone topless on Instagram, this time to highlight part of her trip to Israel and to encourage cooperation between Muslim and Jewish communities. She captioned the photo: “A Muslim allowed a topless Jew to sit on his camel. And we say we can’t live side by side? I say we [...]
Prime Minister Netanyahu has been more vocal than any of his predecessors about the 'looming Iranian danger,' insisting that any agreement to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons will amount to nothing more than a technical pause. Show More Summary