Saturday, August 19, 2017

The Ball Game is Not Over

Daniel Pipes put it best with his assessment that Israel lost this round of the Temple Mount battle, hands down. http://www.meforum.org/6843/a-palestinian-victory-at-the-temple-mount My assessment is that the ball game is not over. The PLO/PA will predictably overplay their...

What The American Media Got Wrong About The Temple Mount Killings

How Were the Temple Mount Killings Reported in America’s Media? Israel has been getting some bad press recently in the United States, much of it self-inflicted by the decision to halt the expansion of the pluralistic...

Palestinian Payments to Incarcerated Terrorists and Martyrs’ Families Rise in 2017

Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation The Palestinian Authority recently released its detailed budget for 2017, and it includes the usual allocations for salaries to imprisoned and released terrorists, as well...

The ISM/BDS sues Stop the ISM and me and loses

See the faces of the ISM and BDS movement up close below: On July 6. 2017 I I was sued by ISM leader Paul Larudee (of Gaza Flotiillas fame) and one of Paul’s acolytes,...

ח”כ השכל: “אונר”א משמש כמגן אנושי על פעילות טרור”

אתמול השיקה ח"כ שרן השכל את השדולה לרפורמה באונר"א שתפעל נגד הסתה בארגון ותבחן את הזרמת הכספים לטרור. צפו בראיון מתוך 'היום הזה' חברת הכנסת שרן השכל (הליכוד) השיקה אתמול את השדולה החדשה בכנסת שתוביל...

Out of the mouths of fools…writes Michael Kuttner

This week has witnessed a veritable army of fools articulating everything from baseless hatred to recycled lies. While nothing new as far as this phenomenon is concerned, the spouting of irrational nonsense was given a...

Wiesenthal Center reaction to riots in Jerusalem after Temple Mount killings

Against the backdrop of riots by Palestinians demanding removal of newly-installed metal detectors on Jerusalem's Temple Mount, necessitated by the murder of two Israeli Police by Arab terrorists, Simon Wiesenthal Center officials released the...

Palestinians’ Dilemma on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount: Opposing Israel or Each Other?

I spoke to several Fatah sources in east Jerusalem on July 17, 2017, as the “metal detector” crisis began to build, and their bottom-line is that they feel they are left alone to defend...

‘Utterly untruthful’ reporting slammed

VICTORIAN Opposition Leader Matthew Guy, who was in the Old City of Jerusalem last Friday when three terrorists killed two Israeli police officers, has slammed major news outlets for “fundamentally untruthful” reporting. Guy was in...

Israel’s sanitized report of Netanyahu-Abbas conversation makes Abbas look better

A comparison of the official Palestinian and official Israeli reports of the Netanyahu-Abbas conversation finds that the sanitized report issued by Israel puts Abbas in a far more favorable light than he deserves. As the...