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Nov 30, 2015, 1:00 PM
Who put the “ism” in “Islamism?”
The term “Islamism,” which we hear much of nowadays, is not new. Dr. Kedar and I will spare the readers the history of the term except to mention that it first appeared in English as in 1712 and originally...
Nov 17, 2015, 8:18 PM
The Oldest Love Story
A friend, Ryan Bellerose, a Meti and an active supporter of Israel and Zionism, recently described the relationship between Judaism and Zionism as a Love Story, one that has been playing out on the world stage for at least...
Oct 31, 2015, 3:23 PM
“I Love Israel because it is My Home”
Mohammad Ka’abiya is an Israeli Arab, more precisely a Bedouin. He was born and raised in the Bedouin village of Ka’abiya, in the northern part of Israel. “How do you define yourself, your identity as an Arab living in the...
Oct 23, 2015, 12:17 PM
Debunking some more chapters of the Mideast “narrative”
There comes a time in people’s lives when they believe that they have heard it all only to discover some more proof of how far some twisted minds are willing and ready to stretch their half-baked truths, embellished version...
Sep 27, 2015, 6:41 AM
Yizkor is the Hebrew word associated with the command to remember (זכור). Am Yisrael has a long memory. Am Yisrael needs its long memory for memory is synonymous with its history. It is one of the pillars of its foundation. Last...
Sep 8, 2015, 11:48 PM
Let us start by prefacing that this article is our own personal opinion, as blogs generally are. If any of the readers feel that we are expressing their view, then so be it. That, however, is not our intention. More...
Aug 29, 2015, 1:56 PM
The presumption of Jewish guilt
The as-yet unproven charge that Jews perpetrated the Duma arson attack could have disastrous consequences
Aug 13, 2015, 11:20 PM
How far will we go to be loved?
Don’t you just love it when after sixty-seven years of not merely existence, but of growth, thriving and great contributions to world civilization, the legitimacy of Israel, the Jewish state, is still a subject open for debate? Let me ask...
Aug 10, 2015, 5:42 PM
Kol Yisrael Arevim Zeh Bazeh, (all of Israel are held responsible for one another) is an important tenet in Talmud, one of the pillars of the foundations of our Jewish nation. I was first introduced to it when I...
Aug 6, 2015, 9:42 PM
Is the Duma “guess- timation” the next Al Dura narrative?
I am not going to discuss the painful issue of the recent Duma tragedy. We have had enough of that, enough of self flagellation, breast beating and guilt ridden national conscience. The incidence has been debated, written about, discussed...
Bat-Zion Susskind-Sacks is an English teacher and a pro Israel advocate. She lives in Israel and has recently published her first novel, "On A Wing From The Holy Land." www.bat-zion.name