Tag Archive: Jerusalem

New Israel Fund Issues Tortured Condemnation in Wake of Terror Attack

  In a whiplash inducing three paragraphs, Naomi Paiss,  Vice President of Public Affairs at the New Israel Fund (NIF) issued a statement in response to the brutal terrorist attack in a Jerusalem synagogue… Continue reading

Running Home; a Young Woman’s Aliya Story

    Eighteen year old Sarah Boldor was hopelessly lost in as unfamiliar a place as one could imagine. Somewhere in the rough forested hills and mazelike trails surrounding the northern Israel town… Continue reading

Pain and horror

With the arrest of six suspects, it now appears a very real possibility that Mohammed Abu Khdeir, a teenager and resident of Shuafat was  murdered by a small  group of  Israeli criminals in a twisted… Continue reading

Pope played By Palestinians?

      The major news story in Israel today is Pope Francis’ visit to the Holy Land. The Pope was received by political and religious dignitaries, his itinerary including the obligatory photo-op… Continue reading

Kerry blames Israel and a new cartoon

As expected the peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians have gone nowhere.  Also as predicted, Secretary Kerry has saddled the blame for the impasse on Israel. Perhaps the most ludicrous act in… Continue reading

Homecoming Celebration at Al-Quds University

Tablet Magazine and many other news sources today reported on a lively paramilitary display put on by the fun loving co-eds at Al-Quds University near Jerusalem this past Sunday. While one may be… Continue reading

Stupidest Tweet ever?

Anti-Israel blogger Richard Silverstein came across a news story recently broadcast on Israel’s Channel 10 that claimed the NSA had established an Israeli operated listening post in Jerusalem. Despite the ho-hum nature of this “revelation” (Israel cooperating with the… Continue reading

Cartoon; Split Jerusalem? That’s crazy talk!

The peace talk watchers all aflutter over Kerry’s proposal to break off a piece of the Jewish capital and give it to our sworn enemies in return for a piece of paper. Which… Continue reading

Kerry; Palestinian Capital in Jerusalem and a Mike Report Meme

In the New York Times  today  Thomas Friedman reported that US Secretary of State John Kerry is pushing for a plan that will wrench portions of Jerusalem from Israel and place the heart of the Jewish capital… Continue reading

Israel opens first ever mixed prayer area at Kotel

Israel announced the opening of a new mixed gender prayer area at the Kotel. This is an area where the activists of Women of the Wall can pray in any manner they choose.… Continue reading

The Deadly Price of Peace (& Cartoon of the Day)

Like Winter follows Autumn, violence follows the “Peace Process.  In a superb analysis from 2010 and no less relevant today Evelyn Gordon in Commentary noted that “conventional wisdom continues to assert that Israel’s international standing… Continue reading

The proof is in the bowing

The Mike Report was browsing the interwebs this morning and came across two elucidating photos both taken this past Wednesday.   One photo was part of a photo essay of Ramadan in Jerusalem. The… Continue reading

Sure looks like Challa to me

The anti-Israel propaganda hate site known as Electronic Intifada, posted a series of photos of Ramadan in Jerusalem today. Many of the comments accompanying  even the most innocuous of  photos manage to take… Continue reading

How far will Bibi go?

The Mike Report Opinion: It all comes down to the Temple Mount.  Arafat knew this, which is why in the  Camp David talks of 2000 he admonished his negotiators  to “not budge on this… Continue reading

J Street Shocker; Pays Respects at Arafat’s Grave

    The Jerusalem Post published a revealing article today by Mollie Adatto, an American college student who recently returned from  a J street sponsored tour while visiting Israel.  J Street is a well funded anti-Israel lobbying… Continue reading

Stephen Hawking’s Anti-Israel Prejudice Explained

Arousing the ire of Israel lovers and ecstasy among those dedicated to her destruction, Stephen Hawking announced his participation in an academic boycott of the Jewish State last week. One of the premiere Israel bloggers, Elder… Continue reading

Anti Zionist card game provides hours of fun for kids

For the Jewish parent searching for a fun way to educate your children about our religious leaders while at the same time inculcating them with a hatred of Israel and Zionism, your prayers have… Continue reading

New Cable Car Lines to Open in Jerusalem in 2015

Israel Hayom is reporting that the Jerusalem municipality has announced plans to build two cable car lines in Jerusalem. One line will connect Dung Gate (the Old City gate closest to the Western… Continue reading

PLO loses big in anti-Israel lawsuit in French court

Israellycool is reporting that the PLO has been handed a stunning defeat and a monetary penalty for suing  a french train manufacturer that participated in the Jerusalem light rail project. “News is breaking… Continue reading

White House Erases Kotel, Old City, Hebron, Ariel from Map of Israel

The Washington Free Beacon reported today that an Obama administration video highlighting the president’s plans for his Mideast trip depicts Jerusalem, the Golan and Judea and Samaria – as non-Israeli territory. The Golan Heights… Continue reading