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Nov 9, 2023, 1:47 PM
The South African Government’s Shortsightedness regarding Israel
The recent decision by the African National Congress (ANC)-led government to remove its diplomatic staff from Tel Aviv raises serious concerns about South Africa's foreign policy. This move not only demonstrates a lack of diplomatic tact but also undermines...
Oct 31, 2023, 7:59 PM
The Israel Defense Forces: The Most Humane Military Force in the World
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is often the subject of intense scrutiny and criticism, particularly in relation to its treatment of civilian casualties during times of conflict. However, it is crucial to recognize and acknowledge the diligent efforts made...
Oct 25, 2023, 7:27 PM
The Mitzvah (Commandment) to Eliminate Hamas
The ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas, a militant Palestinian organization, has brought forth questions regarding the ethical considerations of Jewish people in dealing with this issue. While peace and coexistence are valued principles within Jewish teachings, there exists...
Oct 18, 2023, 4:47 PM
Jewish Halachic Perspective on Rescuing Hostages from Gaza: A Moral Imperative
In times of conflict and adversity, the concept of saving hostages takes on immense significance. From a Halachic (Jewish legal) viewpoint, the imperative to save lives, including hostages, is deeply ingrained within the fabric of Jewish teachings. The sanctity...
Oct 17, 2023, 6:21 PM
South Africa’s Disgraceful Solidarity with Palestinians Against Israel
The South African government's unrelenting expression of solidarity with Palestinians against Israel is deeply concerning and utterly disgraceful. While it is vital to recognize the plight of Palestinians and support the quest for peace, by adopting such a one-sided...
Oct 13, 2023, 11:55 AM
South African Government’s Hypocritical Stance towards Israel and Global Abuses
Since the African National Congress (ANC) assumed power in South Africa in 1994, the country has been an outspoken critic of the Israeli government's policies towards Palestine. The ANC-led South African government displays a hypocritical stance when it comes...
Oct 12, 2023, 11:17 AM
The Israel-Gaza War: A Jewish Perspective
In recent years, the Israel-Gaza conflict has been a topic of great concern and debate. This article aims to provide a comprehensive analysis of the conflict from a Jewish Halachic perspective. Halacha, the Jewish legal framework, offers guidance on...
The writer is the Group CEO of Global Energy, based in South Africa and the United States. He has a keen interest in global affairs and is a regular contributor to publications globally.