Why this night will definitely be different

As Jewish families worldwide gather this year to celebrate the beginning of Pesach (Passover) there will be no need to ask why “is this night different from all other nights?” The stark contrast will be...

Badly-Hit Israeli Town Succeeds in Beating Coronavirus

As Israel remains under lockdown and the coronavirus continues to spread, one small community appears to have done the impossible and stopped the spread of the virus, the Globes news site reported. Read full...

News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (March 25 – 31, 2020)

While Hamas has focused most of its attention on trying to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the Gaza Strip, this past week a rocket was fired into Israeli territory. It is unclear which...

What the ConronaVirus Pandemic Teaches About Hopes for Middle East Peace

So much of our world has changed so drastically and so dramatically these past few weeks, leaving us literally and figuratively gasping for air. Is there anything or anyone we can count on not...
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Behind The Scene With David Bedein from Israel – March 30th, 2020

Behind The Scene With David Bedein from Israel - March 30th, 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yz64TcZVUPo

Don’t Blame G-d, Blame Beijing and Tehran

From Biblical times through the Nazi Holocaust, to the present suffering in northeast Nigeria, to our local emergency room, man’s reaction to innocents’ suffering has often prompted the same question: “Where is G-d?” When it...

The Palestinian Authority and Hamas Blame Israel for the Spread of Coronavirus (Updated to...

Since the beginning of the coronavirus crisis the Palestinian Authority (PA) and Hamas have been particularly worried about the spread of the virus from Israel (despite the fact that the first cases of the...

The EU supports UNRWA to safeguard its own diplomatic stance

The European Union is coming closer to admitting that there are political aims behind its funding of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA). In announcing its €82 million contribution to...

Perspective on isolation: Words of Rabbi Dr. Bernhard Rosenberg

Many people, confined to isolation and even solitude during these touch times of coping with the Corona virus, often compare themselves with Jews who spent months and years hiding from the Nazis who hunted...

Palestinian PM accuses IDF troops of deliberately spreading coronavirus

Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Mohammed Shtayyeh on Sunday accused IDF soldiers of deliberately spreading the novel coronavirus among the West Bank's Palestinian population. In the latest iteration of an ongoing and long-standing blood libel, Shtayyeh...