ROMNEY: IF OBAMA RE-ELECTED, IRAN WILL GO NUCLEAR

Iran will obtain nuclear weapons if US President Barack Obama is re-elected for a second term, Republican candidate Mitt Romney saidSunday, AFP reported. “It’s pretty straightforward in my view. If Barack Obama is re-elected,… Continue reading

EXHIBIT A: WHY NOBODY TAKES ANTI ISRAEL LEFT SERIOUSLY

Lifetime Israel critic Noam Chomsky must be admired, no, not for his assertion that Israel divesting itself of its nuclear defenses would bring peace to the region, but for his ability to keep… Continue reading

IS THE ANTI-ISRAEL BDS MOVEMENT COLLAPSING?

Supporters of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement are on the defensive. A surprisingly candid interview on video with anti-Israel guru Norman Finkelstein at the beginning of last month has sparked a flurry… Continue reading

Minor Miracle on the Kinneret

The official forecast was for another year of drought. A mammoth rain-snowstorm buried the forecast and raised the level of the Kinneret beyond what anyone dared to imagine. Most of Israel already has… Continue reading

MURRAY COLLECTING $5 FOR WRONG CAUSE

Democrat Senator Patty Murray is soliciting $5 donations to fight Rush Limbaugh’s controversial remarks regarding birth control addict, Sandra Fluke.  She could resolve the whole thing immediately by instead collecting $5 donations to pay… Continue reading

Pathetic Election Year Tactics

So this is the plan? Scour shock jock broadcasts for outragous statements and try to tack the shtick of an entertainer to the tail of a political party? I guess this is what… Continue reading

The Atlantic Interview: Obama Rewrites His Record on Israel

On the eve of a meeting between President Obama and Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the President has orchestrated the publication of his most revealing interview yet on the state of relations between… Continue reading

PEACE ACTIVIST EXPOSES TRUE GOAL OF BDS

“THE GOAL OF BDS IS NOT TO END THE OCCUPATION, IT IS TO END ISRAEL” While I am not a member of the Park Slope Food Coop, I can’t help but be pulled into… Continue reading

SNOW IN JERUSALEM! WELL A LITTLE…

After two years of disappointment, snow has finally hit Jerusalem on Friday, as residents woke up to a white city. The snow is expected to continue falling throughout the morning, after four centimeters (1.575 inches) of… Continue reading

BBC ADMITS THEY GO EASIER ON ISLAM OUT OF FEAR

Earlier this week, the director-general of Britain’s taxpayer-funded BBC, Mark Thompson, gave an astonishing interview, revealing that the BBC consciously and deliberately treats Muslim themes more sensitively than those pertaining to Christianity. A… Continue reading

Israel unveils sophisticated shelters in Tel Aviv

Underneath the plaza outside Israel’s Habima national theater, Israel has put the finishing touches on a new gathering place that it hopes will never host a crowd: the country’s most advanced public underground… Continue reading

Snow falls in Jerusalem after days of preparation

Snow fell on Jerusalem Thursday overnight, after days of preparation by the municipality. At least 3 cm of snow fell by early Friday morning, with weather forecasters predicting at least 10 cm throughout… Continue reading

JT NEWS HITS ROCK BOTTOM KEEPS DIGGING

For some time now  Seattle’s only Jewish newspaper, JT News  has provided a platform for those who work towards Israel’s destruction. While some may argue whether  J street and Peace Now fall into this… Continue reading

Where to buy booze in Seattle area

Starting June 1, you’ll have hundreds of new places to buy your booze. Of the 1,400 stores expected to sell liquor under Initiative 1183, more than 850 have applied for one of the state’s… Continue reading

Media Undermines Own Case Against Israel

The media pressure on Israel to refrain from launching a preemptive strike on Iranian nuclear facilities continues apace. The New York Timesand Washington Post each have stories dedicated to either downplaying the Iranian threat or exaggerating… Continue reading

Chabad opposes stamps commemorating rabbis – licking them disrespectful

The international Chabad-Lubavitch movement opposed the issue of an Israeli postage stamp to memorialize the last Lubavitcher rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, out of concern that licking the back of it would be “disrespectful.”… Continue reading

The University’s Jihad Against Israel & Jews

 Many of us have been concerned for some time with the relentless, deceptive, and dangerous attacks against Israel emanating from college campuses, particularly because academia was always thought to be a place where… Continue reading

WHAT’S THE DEAL BETWEEN OBAMA AND NETANYAHU?

Jerusalem has operated under assumption that if Iran gets a bomb, then in the not very distant future between 50 and 70 thousand Jews will, in a space of a few milliseconds, reach… Continue reading

GAS PRICES HIT $8 A GALLON… IN ISRAEL

In a modern version of Marie Antoinette’s “Let them eat cake”advice to hungry French citizens, the Finance Ministry has rejected erasing automatic tax hikes on higher fuel prices to take effect Thursday. The price… Continue reading

Iran Says Oscar Win is a Victory Over Israel

In a state-run media broadcast praising the Oscar win, the Iranian government said that the award succeeded in “leaving behind” a film from the “Zionist regime,” the Associated Press reported. Read the entire… Continue reading