The Israel Test

Israel is hated not for her vices but her virtues.

Reb Yaakov's Torah Scroll

An inspiring true story of dedication and renewal.

Saving Rabbi Lau

After 64 years, Rabbi Lau finds the person who saved his life.

The Iranian Threat

Only severe sanctions backed by military threat will have any impact.

Great Balls of Ice

One small storm for man, one giant message for mankind.

Evolution of the Region

Modern Israel's story in maps.

The Orphan

When I converted, I wasn't looking for a new community. But that's exactly what I found.

Gush Katif: Picking Up the Pieces

Four years after the disengagement, many families are still without work.


A Tisha B'Av wake-up call from Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis.

Jerusalem Heartburn

Why Israel should have Jerusalem.

The Money Laundering Disgrace

If the news turns out to be true, how could such a thing happen?

An Arab Journalist in Jerusalem

Why Khaled Abu Toameh writes for a Jewish newspaper.

Star Trek and the Three Weeks

Losing our "mother ship," we are all vulnerable.

Escape from Atlit

A stunning victory of Jewish unity.

No: The Real Obstacle to Peace

A 4-minute video about the main hurdle to a peaceful and secure Middle East.

In Defense of 'Settlements'

Jews belong in Judea and Samaria as much as Palestinians who stayed in Israel.

Jimmy Carter: The Voice of Bilaam?

Sometimes blessings come from the most unlikely source.

Support Freedom in Iran

Is Ahmadinejad's "victory" good for Israel?

Fear vs. hope

Israelis' anguish is too little acknowledged.

Call It Genocide

The man who coined the term 'genocide' also fought to make it an international crime.

Acknowledging Israel's History

This powerful speech sets the record straight about the Jewish rights to Israel.

Prime Minister Netanyahu's Speech

Israeli Prime Minister's speech at the Begin-Sadat Center at Bar-Ilan University

Be A Light

A group of Israeli backpackers volunteer in Himalayan village schools.

Why the Jews?

The durability of anti-Semitism is a horrifying marvel of history.

Strategic Challenges in the Middle East

To attain peace, we must look reality squarely in the eye, no matter how difficult that may be.

By What Right Israel?

Holocaust consolation or Divine gift?

National Geographic: Distorted & Deceptive

National Geographic blames Israel for Christianity's decline in Middle East.

Top Ten Myths about the Middle East Conflict

So much of the American press is steeped in sheer ignorance. Debunking these misconceptions with facts is a good start.

Why Not Intermarry?

Exploring some rational reasons.

The Settlements Myth

For generations, Palestinian leadership chose destitution and despair rather than accept any settlement not accompanied by the extinction of Israel.

8-Year-Old Virtuoso

Maya Tamir, eight years old, playing with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. Amazing!

The Third Jihad

A must-see 12 minute clip from a new documentary on the cultural jihad already taking place in America.

The Israel Lobby: Missing in Action

For Israeli Jews survival remains the primary desideratum. For American Jews the simulacrum of peace in the form of a treaty is primary.

Flash of Light

Capturing the Western Wall, days before Shavuot 1967

Out of the Spotlight

Where is the media attention on the issues that really need international attention and fixing?

Shades of the Shoah

As a Jew-in-the-making, I am heartened and intimidated by my obligation to those who perished in the Holocaust.

My Encounter with the Pope

Was I wrong at that moment to believe it's at last possible to cast off centuries of mistrust, misunderstanding and religious intolerance?

Lazy Eyes

My quest not to become blinded to life's beauty.

Top 10 Questions for the Pope

As the Pope visits Israel, what key issues would you raise?

Questions for the Pope

What would you ask the Pope?

Choosing a Jewish Future

Why my husband and I decided to send our kids to a Jewish day school, despite the financial hardship and secular upbringing.

Israel's Pull

Why are families leaving it all behind to come live in Israel?

Soldiers Speak Out

Hear the real voices of Israeli soldiers.

Operation Cast Lead Military Investigations

Conclusions of five investigative teams assigned to investigate events related to the conduct of IDF soldiers during Operation Cast Lead.

Another Holocaust Museum?

Is the $45 million spent on a Holocaust museum going to produce Jewish grandchildren?

Israel Struggles

If there were justice in the world, Israel would be seen as a role model among the nations.

Miracles Happen Here: Aliyah Chronicles #9

61 years after Israel's birth as a nation, miracles continue to happen here.

Hugging Mrs. H

Even as a young child, I understood that Mrs. H's tears belonged to all of us.

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