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Jul 5, 2018, 10:57 AM
Is there a connection between an Israeli ex-Minister turned Iranian spy and Equatorial Guinea’s corrupt dealings with Russia, China, and Iran?
At first glance, the story of Gonen Segev, the former Israeli minister of energy and infrastructure, turned Iranian spy, may sound stereotypical. The disgraced former minister got in trouble after various nefarious criminal schemes aimed at sating his greed and debts...
Jun 26, 2018, 9:40 AM
Never forget, despite the pain of remembering
Recently, I watched the award-winning movie, The Devil's Arithmetic. It ís about a modern-day American girl, Hannah, who is apathetic to her Jewish roots and especially to her family's survival from the Holocaust. Repeatedly, Hannah brushes off her relatives who want...
Jun 26, 2018, 8:33 AM
Trump is winning — Iranians return to the street
The writing is on the wall; the fate of the Iranian Ayatollahs is in their own hands; they are digging their own graves. The average Iranian like any average person in any country can only tolerate so much misery...
Jun 19, 2018, 12:11 AM
Please Don’t Burn Israel Anymore
So why does Hamas in Gaza keep sending thousands of incendiary kites and flaming balloons into Israel? On one hand, they claim a "March of Return" to Israel--even though it's the Jewish people that were forcibly expelled from just about...
Jun 15, 2018, 12:46 PM
Hypocritical Republicans and Kim Jong Un
“I would,” said then-presidential candidate Barack Obama in 2008 when asked if he would meet with dictators, such as that of North Korea. Within a few days, the Republican Jewish Coalition ran television ads against Senator Obama, calling him naive...
Jun 15, 2018, 12:42 AM
Summit with Kim: How to Prepare for the Worst Case Scenario
The meeting between President Trump and Kim Jung Un has come and gone. The dust is still settling, although there are concerns that whatever successes this meeting may have achieved towards a greater end, President Trump will be tempted...
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Jun 14, 2018, 6:00 PM
Praying For Failure: Trump and the Confounding of the Critics
Niall Ferguson observed back in the summer of 2016 that the worst nightmare for the liberal mindset wasn't a Trump Presidency- it was a successful Trump Presidency. Well, here we are. Confronted by a booming economy at home and...
Jun 12, 2018, 3:49 PM
North Korea: Why it’s a global game changer
For some years now I have been telling anyone who might listen – and they have been precious few – that the tectonic plates are shifting. Europe and European civilization is waning on the express track. Childless societies dependent...
Jun 11, 2018, 10:33 PM
US-North Korea Summit: Good for Israel, or Great for Israel?
A groundbreaking and historic diplomatic summit between the United States of America and the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea in Singapore has the potential to reverse the course of a conflict that has existed between the two nations...
Jun 8, 2018, 2:22 PM
Explain this: The UN addressed Taliban in the 90s, but Hamas is still too much
Not so surprisingly, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) failed to take action against Hamas. The UNSC’s non-permanent Arab representative Kuwait blocked the U.S. drafted statement, which condemned the Islamist organization’s attacks on Israel. Considering the Saudi led coalition...