The music of Miriam

Jewish women can turn to the life of Miriam, the sister of Moses, as a model of hope in the most dire of circumstances.

Misrepresenting Terror

The Washington Post sympathizes with a Hamas leader, and Time magazine 'blames' Israel for decreasing the violence.

No Trophies for Terrorists

Israel should keep cameras away from scenes of carnage

Flunking with Flying Colors

The Middle East crisis offers the world an ethical litmus test.

Betrayed by the State Dept.

The U.S. State Dept. is doing almost the least it can in capturing Palestinian terrorists who have killed Americans in Israel.

Awaiting the Wounded

Being in charge of the only Level I trauma center from the Jordan Valley to Beersheba, I have seen indescribable anguish, and hope.

UN Report on Jenin

The media tries to mop up its horrific coverage of Jenin. Some newspapers succeed.

Terrorized By Numbers

The media reports Mideast casualties by lumping suicide bombers together with their innocent civilians.

Palestinians Cheer Carnage

The joyful response of so many to the death, suffering, and mutilation of students and university workers raises pointed questions about the health of Palestinian society.

Hebrew U Survivor

Eliad Moreh survived the Hebrew U bombing and she has a message for the world.Courtesy of National Review Online.

At The Bombing

A volunteer medic in Israel describes the scene of a lethal bus bombing.

Media Fails at Hebrew University

The media tries to justify the bombing of an Israeli cafeteria as some kind of tit-for-tat.

Inside a Terrorist's Mind

Prior to his assassination, Salah Shehadeh discussed the logistics of terror operations against Israelis.

Jerusalem Stories

A woman spends a week in Israel visiting victims of terror and their families.

9 New Orphans

A Palestinian terror attack leaves 9 new orphans.

Media Rubble in Gaza

Israel wipes out a most-wanted terrorist. Is the media reporting the whole story?

The Dead End of Jewish Culture

One-quarter of American Jews have rejected watered-down Judaism in favor of full-strength Christianity. Why?

Human "Wrongs"

Israel's efforts to defend itself seem to constitute a moral crime of the gravest magnitude.

Holy Jihad!

Arab clerics do fire and brimstone.

What Did You Do During the War, Daddy?

Years down the road, what would I be able to say that I did while Israel was fighting for its very existence in the war on terror?

The Global Surge of Anti-Semitism

Why the tendency to downplay Jew-hatred?

Choose Your Music

The Israeli army plays songs about peace and the end of war. The music speaks volumes.

Downfall of the Enemy

How should we feel upon seeing an evil person destroyed?

The Great Tu B'Av Project

A practical way to help fellow Jews find lifetime partners and build Jewish homes.

Coming Home, Full of Hope

July 11, 2002 -- I write to you, finally, as Noa Resi Hirsch, an Israeli citizen.

Terror and Denial at LAX

Call terrorism by its rightful name.

Maintaining Memory_

Do we really need a new Holocaust every few generations in order to remember? We already have a day: Tisha B'Av.

Rude Awakenings

Jewish students are becoming more defiant in the Middle East wars on U.S. campuses.

This is CNN?

By providing statistics for the last six months only, CNN's in-depth look at the Victims of Terror ends up downplaying the true story.

Winds of Change at CNN

CNN announces a series of major policy changes in favor of the Israeli position.

An Insane, Terrorist, Suicidal Society

The entire Palestinian society is responsible for the brutal, suicidal onslaught because those who do not agree lack the integrity and courage to rise up, condemn, and do something about it.

Bush is Rewarding Terrorism

The President's vision for a "provisional" Palestinian leaves one crude message: Terrorism pays.

A Tale of Two Families

The destinies of two families converge in the wave of terror.

Voices from the Valley of Death

A message to the Jews of the world from bereaved families during shiva.

Our Christian Friends

Being a friend to another person or to a group of people is different from using them, however amiably.

President Bush's Speech

An end to terror and violence along with PA reform must precede any declaration of statehood or final status negotiations.

Provisional Statehood is Folly

The reason innocents are dying every day is not because of the occupation, but because the Palestinians believe they can get land without peace.

No Partner

Arafat cannot be negotiated with. His chances are up.

Fashioned in the Womb

Encounters with cruelty and compassion, and the womb that breeds them both.

Shiri, My Song

Reflections from the funeral of a Gilo bus terror victim.

History Abuse

With the recent assault against the Jewish people and Jewish history, Tisha B'Av takes on a special poignancy this year.

Verbal Violence

More media bias from the New York Times. This time unrelated to the Middle East.

Paris, When It Sizzles With Hate

Is the French Jewish establishment in denial about anti-Semitism? A portrait of a community under siege.

Israel Update: June 2002

In this issue: Controversial Congressional race in Alabama, terror survivor speaks, the illogical boycott, and praying for the wounded.

The War on Euphemisms

Why aren't we denouncing Pakistan and supporting India with the same vehemence we bring to Israel and its enemies?

Israel Can't Do Business with Terrorists

Violence against civilians must be forcibly stopped, not forgiven.

Community Anguish

Once again tragedy has struck Shilo with the murder of Avi Siton.

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