Will History Repeat Itself?

This year on May 2, alongside Jewish communities worldwide, Israel will commemorate Yom HaZikron laShoah ve-laGvura (the Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day). This is a day for the Jewish people to be reminded of the … Read More

Israeli Elections: What Now?”

(This article accurate as of 2:30pm, April 10, 2019) The elections are finished in Israel as of 10pm last night. A total of 67.9% of eligible Israeli voters voted yesterday. This is a 4% lower … Read More

Approaching Israeli Elections in 2019…

As we approach the 2019 elections in Israel, many outside Israel are wondering about how elections work in Israel and what is likely to unfold in the upcoming elections. A 2013 Freedom in the World … Read More

Why We Need a Jewish Homeland

by M.Rosen In Memoriam – Simcha (“Kazik”) Rotem 1924-2018 Simcha Rotem (z”l), the last fighter of the Jewish uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto of 1943, was buried on Monday, December 24 in the Ayalon Valley … Read More

Remembering Rabin

All of Israel had shut down. Our Prime Minister had been shot and everyone kept saying ‘I just hope it wasn’t a Jew who shot him’, but the fact that they kept saying this only … Read More

Israel On My Mind

By Stuart Rothberg*, Guest Author Israel is on my mind, but not merely because I’m Jewish. I’ve always been Jewish, but I have not always been mindful of tiny, little Israel. That all changed when … Read More