Daily Archives: December 7, 2008

To understand the behavior of the youth in the Beit Hashalom in Hebron

In a country where the justice system is political, a media that makes no room for a flow of opinions, where half the nation finds no place in the media discourse, it should come...

Scoundrels in the Name of the Law

There are many commandments and laws in the Torah of Israel. Tradition recognizes that some people commit dastardly deeds within the letter of Torah law; such a deed is called a nevala berushut hatorah...

Extremism Breeds Extremism

Following the expulsion of families from Beit Hashalom in Hebron, during a radio interview with the BBC, I was asked about our future plans. When I responded that the community would continue to purchase property...

Jews Evicted From Hebron ‘Peace House’

On Thursday, Israeli troops and police evicted nine Jewish families from the Jewish-owned "Peace House" in Hebron, after a week of protests against preparations of the Israeli government to do just that. In March 2007,...

Follow up on the Expulsion from Beit HaShalom in Hebron

"Despicable" There are a few items that might qualify for this modifier, but what I have in mind is this: At the Cabinet meeting today, Olmert said: "As a Jew, I'm ashamed of the sight of Jews...