by Tova Dvorin
"Shabbat ends and I hear about a murderous terrorist attack, an anti-Semitic attack at the Jewish Museum in Brussels," stated Economics Minister and Jewish Home (Bayit Yehudi) Chairman Naftali Bennett. "Hatred towards Jews has existed for thousands of years, and it reached its darkest hour in the European continent."
"In this generation anti-Semitism has disguised
itself as anti-Israel or anti-Zionist," he said. "Why are there
people who hate the Jews? That is just the way it is. Why are there people who
Bennett urged world Jewry not to turn away from Judaism and Jewish identity as a result of the violence - but rather, to embrace Judaism as the antithesis to hate.
"There are some Jews who believe that if we are nice enough and enlightened enough, if we do away with our Jewish symbols, that the anti-Semitism will disappear," the minister said. "It is actually the opposite." (It did not help the assimilated German Jews in the 1930’s)
"There are some Israelis who believe that if
"So what should we do? Be ourselves," he
concluded. "Live on our land, with great Jewish pride." (The political hierarchy of
by Jonathan Tobin
The reason for this obfuscation (failed peace process) is not a mystery. Acknowledging the truth about the collapse of the talks would force Kerry and his State Department minions to admit that their theory about how to achieve peace has been wrong all along.
It was primarily the Palestinians’ refusal to make
the symbolic step of recognizing that
Food for Thought by Steven Shamrak
Most of contemporary Zionist organisations are functioning as a social club. Zionist ideology is set aside and is replaced by fake social pluralism and appeasement of anti-Semites! Even anti-Zionist Jewish groups are allowed to be members. The task of creating of Eretz-Israel has not yet completed, but they have already given up and submitted to anti-Semitic pressure and self-hating or self-serving tendencies!
Salah, leader of the Gaza-based terror organization Islamic Jihad, declared to
the Arabic paper Al-Hayat on Tuesday that his group "is prepared to join
the PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) on a new political and
organizational basis." The PLO has never renounced terrorism. Islamic
Jihad for its part was behind the mid-March showering of roughly 100 rockets on
optimism disseminated last week by all parties to the nuclear talks with
Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat spoke at the special Jerusalem Day ceremony
Wednesday, honoring 47 years since the reunification of the
Jewish Contribution to the World
Israeli System Saves Chileans from Tsunami. No Chileans died in the recent tsunami caused by
the recent 8.2-level earthquake, thanks to the automatic alerts sent by the
geo-targeted notification system developed in
Never Ending Stupidity and Betrayal
Shimon Peres and his PA counterpart Mahmoud Abbas will pray for peace at the
It is Also Always about Money
Hamas is restored to the Iranian fold with the pledge of an annual allowance of
$200 million, military assistance and advanced weapons, in return for a public
avowal of Hamas support for
Why did It Take more than 500 Years?
Where are the Arab Peace Activists?
President Mahmoud Abbas met with some 200 Israeli peace activists in Ramallah,
days ahead of the announcement of the formation of the Hamas-Fatah unity
government. During the meeting, Abbas reportedly indicated that the new
government will not be involved in the peace process with
Donald Trump has revealed he offered Barack Obama a $50 million donation to the
president’s favorite charities in exchange for releasing his personal records,
but Obama never responded. “I would take it, and I’d give it to
Quote of the Week:
“Respect in politics comes with power, not with nice manners. With nice manners all you can get is the Holocaust...” - Noël Ratz, a Facebook comment.
Naftali Bennett, Economics Minister and Jewish Home (Bayit Yehudi) Chairman Naftali Bennett released a special video address in honor
"Today we are celebrating
"If we were put in a time machine and thrown, say, 3,000 years backward, (then) - right over here, in Jerusalem, in the capital of Israel, I would be able to speak to my own forefathers, or even King David, and be able to speak to them in the same language - Hebrew - and believe in the same G-d."
"We are the only nation in the world this
applies to," Bennett noted. "This is amazing." The Minister also
"We, all together, have a big mission," Bennett stated. "The mission is Tikkun Olam, fixing the world, improving the world, making it a better place."
Ayman Odeh, Secretary-General of
the far-left Communist Hadash party, said that
Israeli Arabs were part of “the Palestinian people”. (If
so, shouldn’t they move to
One of its members, Mohammed Barakeh,
last year attended a post-Ramadan dinner that was organized by the Turkish IHH
organization, which was responsible for the 2010 flotilla aimed at breaking the
naval blockade on
It should be noted that while Arab MKs claim to
identify with ‘Palestinians’, they react with anger when it is suggested that
areas of Israel with a heavy Arab population would be transferred to the
Palestinian Authority (PA) as part of a future peace deal. (Life is too good for ‘Palestinians’ in