Op-Ed

Op-Ed

President Trump Is Fulfilling Prophecies

In a few moments ancient prophecies will be fulfilled and veritable truths realized when the United States moves its embassy to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem. It will also be a day when we will remember the strength and courage of the...

Iran, Macromel and the Purloined Letter

Seeking to persuade President Trump to drop his demand for improving the “nuke deal” with Iran, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have insisted on one shibboleth: No better deal is possible! (In political circles of Paris…

The Price for Trump’s Peace Plan Is Too High

A Palestinian state in Israel’s backyard, international control over Jerusalem’s Old City and the mass expulsion of tens of thousands of Jews from Judea and Samaria: Is this the “price” that President Donald Trump recently hinted Israel would have to…

Palestinians: New Twist on an Old Lie

Denial of Jewish history in Je`rusalem and the existence of the Jewish Temple has always been a central component of the Palestinian narrative and ideology. Palestinians, like members of all societies, disagree on many things. Nevertheless, when it comes to…

To Fire or Not to Fire Mueller

That is the question Robert Mueller, who just sicced a federal prosecutor on Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, is out of control. Like many federal prosecutors, he is puffed up by his own self-righteous arrogance, one fueled by the unaccountable and…

Israel and Anne Frank’s Jewishness

The deeper meaning behind the distortion of the Holocaust victim’s legacy On the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day, the New Israel Fund announced it signed a partnership agreement with Anne Frank Fonds, the foundation Anne Frank’s father, Otto Frank, established…

The Hamas Gimmick That Failed

The second week of the “return” campaign organized by Hamas ended in failure, according to IDF estimations, which the Palestinians do not deny. Only around 20,000 people took part in these events, compared to 40,000 people who participated during the…

Are the Iranian Nuclear Deal’s Days Numbered?

The critical signal Trump needs to send Iran and North Korea The disastrous nuclear deal with Iran that former President Barack Obama considers his foremost foreign policy legacy is tottering. President Trump has threatened not to extend the waiver of…

Time to Get Tough with Turkey

The U.S. has lots of leverage – let’s use it The Trump administration is trying to walk a fine line between Turkey, which it still refers to as a NATO ally, and our Kurdish allies on the ground in northern…

Time to Get Tough with Turkey

The Trump administration is trying to walk a fine line between Turkey, which it still refers to as a NATO ally, and our Kurdish allies on the ground in northern Syria, and it has become increasingly painful and disheartening to…