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Jul 10, 2018, 12:13 PM
Why I chose the Canteen over the Pina Colada
It has been almost a year already since I made the life-changing decision to leave my comfortable life in Miami behind and embark on a new and unfamiliar path: Making aliyah and joining the Israel Defense Forces. In a...
Mar 5, 2017, 12:33 AM
All Talk, No Action
So I have not made a secret that as a Republican who believes in traditional conservative values, there are a plethora of things about Donald Trump that I find repulsive, to put it lightly. However, I was always taught...
Dec 25, 2016, 4:54 AM
Angered, but not surprised
So I am sure that by this point, I am not breaking any headlines by writing about the anti-Israel UN Security Council resolution that was passed hardly a day ago. Nor is it a surprise anymore that President Obama...
Nov 26, 2016, 11:26 PM
A Parsha Message for Israel Advocates
In this week’s Parsha, Chayei Sarah, Avraham’s beloved wife, Sarah, passes away. While looking for a suitable place, Avraham comes across a place called “Hevron.” Upon deciding that he wanted to bury his wife here, he reached out to...
Sep 5, 2016, 8:41 PM
When did facts become politically incorrect?
You know what time of the year it is again? You guessed it, election time! You know what that means? Well for starters, it means that keyboard warriors take are taking to Facebook and fighting about which candidate is...
Aug 3, 2016, 3:02 AM
The Bad Investment
I cannot help but wonder now and then what I, as a future American taxpayer, will be paying for my government to do. Especially being that no matter what side of the political spectrum you identify with, the truth...
Jul 3, 2016, 6:15 AM
A Letter to President Obama
Dear Mr. President, it has truly been a month of terror, an immense spike in Islamic terrorism on a scale we have not seen in a long time. First came Orlando, then Istanbul, and just a couple of days...
Benjamin Jaffe currently lives in Israel with his family and is a soldier in the Armored Corps of the Israel Defense Forces.