Israel & the Region
The Daily Edition
What Matters Most Today
Updates from Silicon Wadi
The Weekend Edition
The Best Reads of the Week
The Times of Israel
Atlanta Jewish Times
The Jewish Week
North New Jersey
The Jewish Standard
Central New Jersey
New Jersey Jewish News
The Jewish News
Become a Times of Israel Partner
Apply for a Blog
Jose Eriel Muniz Gomez
Sep 9, 2018, 1:29 AM
MYTH: Israel was created by displacing Palestinians
In 1947, the British--like they did in many of their colonies-- lowered their flag from the British Mandate of Palestine, closed their military bases and went home. This tendency of theirs explains why today they enjoy the "privilege" of...
Sep 5, 2018, 11:09 PM
Israel to Outsiders
Two weeks ago I had the opportunity and the privilege to staff the Our Soldiers Speak Law & Policy Tour. After several rounds of interviews, we selected 25 of the top international law students to travel to Israel to...
Aug 1, 2018, 3:37 PM
How Holy Is the Haram A-Sharif?
Notwithstanding a most probable error of identification, purposeful or not, I accept that for Muslims, the Haram A-Sharif courtyard in Jerusalem, built over the Temple Mount precincts, called also the Al-Aqsa Compound, is holy and sacred for them. To their...
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Jul 19, 2018, 3:56 AM
When half of all Koreans will make aliyah
I have a question based on this news report about Koreans learning Talmud: What Lost Tribe are the Koreans? I mean, what other reason could there be for so many Gentiles learning Talmud than that they're not Gentiles at...
Jul 8, 2018, 9:45 PM
Herr Dr. Assad and His Barrel Bombs
First, I must pay a tribute to the passing of Dr. Charles Krauthammer, long-time columnist of The Washington Post and fan-favorite commentator on Fox News here in the in the US. He swayed me as much as anyone to...
Jul 4, 2018, 11:15 PM
The question no one dares ask
Why doesn’t the Palestinian majority in Jordan overthrow the Hashemite monarchy? Is there anyone who actually believes the Hashemite kingdom is legitimate? Anyone who believes it is an ancient and venerable institution? Anyone who believes it rules over its own indigenous...
Jul 3, 2018, 8:07 AM
Refugees and Security: Israel’s Dilemma in Southwest Syria
Israel is bracing for any scenario in the areas just east and southeast of the Golan Heights, as it expects heavy fighting between the Assad regime and rebels in the Dara’a province to continue. Syrian and Russian efforts to...
Jul 2, 2018, 11:58 PM
Israel’s Southern Syria Decision Time
Assad’s army is moving south. In recent weeks, elite forces that led offensives such as the capture of Eastern Ghouta have been massing at the edges of rebel-held areas in Quneitra and Daraa. These frontlines have been quiet ever...
Jun 28, 2018, 2:07 PM
Royal visit was a shrewd move
The moment finally arrived after decades of waiting, spurious snubs and the uncomfortable unanswered question of why the royal family has never visited Israel. Prince William’s Middle East tour was a diplomatic triumph because his warmth, empathy and natural charm...
Jun 23, 2018, 11:41 PM
A Message to the IfNotNow Folk
Hi there. I understand that you distributed granola to Birthright participants at JFK airport last week and then presented them with material criticizing Israel's military occupation of the West Bank. The purpose of Birthright is to encourage young people to...