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Why Do People Become Islamic Extremists? Why Do People Become Islamic Extremists?

Why Do People Become Islamic Extremists?

It is not poverty or ignorance. A senior State Dept. advisor and Georgetown University foreign policy professor shares what he discovered while living in Pakistan.

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7 Dangers to Israel
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Infographic: 7 Dangers to Israel

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The State of Israel, founded in 1948, is besieged today more than ever.

Why Palestinians Can’t Make Peace with Israel

Why Palestinians Can’t Make Peace with Israel

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There’s a total lack of education for peace and no strong leader authorized to embark on such a risky mission.

PM Netanyahu's Response to Iran Nuclear Deal

PM Netanyahu's Response to Iran Nuclear Deal

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The full text of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s statement on the nuclear deal with Iran, July 14, 2015.

Imagine: The Israeli Version

Imagine: The Israeli Version

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Imagine a tiny country only 14,000 sq. miles, surrounded by 22 hostile countries. John Lennon didn’t imagine this.

Awaiting Israel's Demise

Awaiting Israel's Demise

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What would happen if Israel were to disappear and be replaced by a Palestinian state.

The World Stayed Silent

The World Stayed Silent

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Iran repeatedly calls for the destruction of Israel. Indifference is not an option.

The U.N.’s Gaza Report Is Flawed and Dangerous

The U.N.’s Gaza Report Is Flawed and Dangerous

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The report, rife with contradictions, endorses Hamas’s anti-Israel narrative.

The Accidental Muslim Zionist

The Accidental Muslim Zionist

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A wide-ranging interview with Dr. Qanta Ahmed, a physician and Muslim intellectual who defends Israel to the world.

Who is Guilty of War Crimes in the Gaza War?

Who is Guilty of War Crimes in the Gaza War?

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Israel is accused of a disproportionate response to Hamas rocket attacks. Is this accusation true? How does Israel compare to other military forces fighting asymmetrical wars?

Born in Jerusalem, ISRAEL

Born in Jerusalem, ISRAEL

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Despite the ruling of the Supreme Court, my great granddaughter was born in Jerusalem, in the country of Israel.

Ten Ways Israel Is Treated Differently

Ten Ways Israel Is Treated Differently

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You don't have to be a pro-Israel activist to be troubled by the grotesquely unjust treatment of Israel.

Fighting BDS in the Name of Human Rights

Fighting BDS in the Name of Human Rights

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BDS is the latest incarnation of the denial to Jews as a distinctive faith and people the right to govern themselves in the land of their beginnings.

BDS and Anti-Semitism

BDS and Anti-Semitism

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Anti-Semitism is the motivation for the BDS campaign whose goal is to delegitimize Israel.

The Biblical Case for Israel

The Biblical Case for Israel

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It's time to expand the discussion beyond "security."

Eight Words from President Obama

Eight Words from President Obama

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”The Palestinians are not the easiest of partners." This is the heart of the issue.

The Amoral Revolution in Western Values & its Impact on Israel

The Amoral Revolution in Western Values & its Impact on Israel

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Israel’s fight is the Western world’s fight. The survival of Western civilization depends upon Israel’s survival.

Banning Israel from World Football

Banning Israel from World Football

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Intifada through diplomacy.

Israel and Nepal Earthquake

Israel and Nepal Earthquake

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Israeli and Jewish groups on frontline of Nepal earthquake relief efforts.

Israel Independence Day: Reason to Rejoice

Israel Independence Day: Reason to Rejoice

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Israel represents the greatest national success story of all time.

By Air, Land, and Sea: Aliyah under the British Mandate

By Air, Land, and Sea: Aliyah under the British Mandate

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Dramatic stories of Jews from Germany, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Iraq who overcame great obstacles to reach the Land of Israel.

Stop the New Racism

Stop the New Racism

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We dreamed of the end to racial injustice. But today, a new racism is hitting close to home.

Iran and the Bomb

Iran and the Bomb

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Iran cannot be allowed to get the bomb because they may actually use it.

Netanyahu’s Speech in Congress

Netanyahu’s Speech in Congress

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The full video and text of the prime minister’s historic speech.

Israel's Legal Founding

Israel's Legal Founding

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Despite Israel’s lawful origins, it is the only country in the world whose legitimacy has been questioned.

Freedom Under Attack

Freedom Under Attack

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A warning to the world from the UN General Assembly podium: Don’t close your eyes to the atrocities around you.

Verdict Against Terror

Verdict Against Terror

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Palestinian terrorism verdict shatters long-held myths and illusions.

Jerusalem Mayor a Hero

Jerusalem Mayor a Hero

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He ran out of his car and apprehended a terrorist. A timely Purim lesson.

Jordan’s “Disproportionate Response”

Jordan’s “Disproportionate Response”

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No people threatened by an aggressor and fighting for their existence has been vilified for using their full forces to prevail, except Israel.

Vampires, Imprisoned Princesses, and Other Mideast Oddities

Vampires, Imprisoned Princesses, and Other Mideast Oddities

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Fact is stranger than fiction. Here’s a guide to some notable recent occurrences in the Middle East featuring some fantastical events.

UN’s Jewish Problem

UN’s Jewish Problem

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How the UN mixes anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, and Israeli war crimes.

Quiz: Political Change in the Middle East

Quiz: Political Change in the Middle East

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Take the Aish.com quiz and see how many questions you can answer correctly.

Israel vs. the Mob

Israel vs. the Mob

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Politics is in large part a numbers game, and Jews are at a numerical disadvantage.

Erasing Israel

Erasing Israel

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HarperCollins’ map expunging Israel is only the latest example of the quest to rewrite history without the Jewish state.

Harvard & SodaStream

Harvard & SodaStream

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Harvard’s president stops an anti-Israel boycott against SodaStream.

2014 News from Israel You May Have Missed

2014 News from Israel You May Have Missed

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A compendium of interesting news from the Holy Land.

Calling for Palestinian Forward Thinking

Calling for Palestinian Forward Thinking

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The unique perspective of Israel's vice-ambassador to Norway – an Israeli-Arab.

Fighting Jihad with Education

Fighting Jihad with Education

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A guide for the concerned global citizen.

On the Question of Palestine

On the Question of Palestine

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The speech by Israel's ambassador at the UN General Assembly is a cogent overview of modern Israeli history. Share widely.

The Murder of Zidan Saif

The Murder of Zidan Saif

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The Jewish state's newest hero wasn't Jewish.

Scratch and Sniff

Scratch and Sniff

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What two hamsters taught me about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

IKEA & Peace in the Middle East

IKEA & Peace in the Middle East

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Why does my acquisition keep collapsing, and where’s the warranty?

Amnesty International’s Jewish Problem

Amnesty International’s Jewish Problem

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The once laudable organization is obsessed with demonizing the Jewish state.

Iran is the Greatest Threat

Iran is the Greatest Threat

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To defeat ISIS and leave Iran as a threshold nuclear power is to win the battle and lose the war.

The Gaza War in 5 Minutes

The Gaza War in 5 Minutes

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Col. Richard Kemp defends Israel's actions in the Gaza War.

UN’s Anti-Semitism

UN’s Anti-Semitism

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A powerful speech that lays bare the UN’s hatred of Israel and the Jewish people.

Ban Ki-moon, Why Are You Silent?

Ban Ki-moon, Why Are You Silent?

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A letter by Daniel Tragerman’s parents to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.

BDS: The Attempt to Strangle Israel

BDS: The Attempt to Strangle Israel

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Why the movement is bad for peace.

Higher Standard or Double Standard?

Higher Standard or Double Standard?

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Don’t set a double standard for Israel on norms of war.

The War in Gaza in an Nutshell

The War in Gaza in an Nutshell

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Australian journalist, Andrew Bolt, encapsulates the Gaza War in this short clip. Share this widely.