Monthly Archive: October, 2012


SIX SIDED MEMORIAL HAS SEATTLE CONNECTION THE FORWARD:  The Holocaust Memorial to the Jews of Rhodes was spray painted with swastikas on all six sides of the memorial. The initials AME also were… Continue reading

Israeli invents cardboard bike… that really works reports that an Israeli has invented a $9 Cardboard Bike that Can Support Riders Up To 485lbs. It’s 100% recycled and very lightweight, with a frame that’s stronger than carbon fiber. Izhar Gafni has… Continue reading

An Israeli who snuck into Syria… twice

For behind the scenes, insightful on the ground conflict zone reporting, one would be hard pressed to find a better writer than Michael J. Totten. In his latest column he interviews Jonathan Spyer. Jonathan… Continue reading

Israelis returning to Israel in droves

The Mike Report can recall a time when an Israeli who declared their stay in the US  to be “temporary” was greeted with a good deal of skepticism. Most who came for a… Continue reading

Cartoon of the Day

Cartoon of the Day

Palestinians have not abandoned armed struggle

Well this is reassuring. And they keep telling us that Israel is the obstacle to peace. The Palestinians have not abandoned the option of armed struggle against Israel, a top Fatah official in… Continue reading

Torah scrolls stolen during celebrations — by congregation’s rabbi

The Mike Report has no comment to make, other than to announce that there is a job opening for a Rabbi in the Negev town of Moshav Brosh. Seven torah scrolls were stolen… Continue reading

Taliban gunmen shoot 14-year-old girl activist | The Times of Israel

This is the kind of evil that has permeated throughout the Middle East, from Afghanistan to Iran, from Cairo to Pakistan. The Obama administration has been trying without success to negotiate a peace… Continue reading

New Ads in NYC to counter Pro-Israel ads

Jewish, Christian groups urge tolerance toward Muslims in New York subway ads The ads being placed by Rabbis for Human Rights-North America and Sojourners, led by the Christian author and social justice advocate… Continue reading

Police find child who vanished in woods near Jerusalem

SOME GOOD NEWS BEFORE YOM TOV Jerusalem police and hundreds of volunteers on Sunday evening found a 3-year-old child who had disappeared during a family excursion in the woods outside Jerusalem earlier in… Continue reading