Hamas Wants to Be Crowned the Guardian of Jerusalem

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The current major escalation between Israel and Hamas is a result of the terror organization’s long-term strategic vision aimed at ultimately...

New York Times, Washington Post, BBC, Etc. Blame Israel for Hamas War Crimes

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Palestinian terror groups in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip have made good on their threat to turn southern Israel, in particular, “into...

Hamas Media: In Arabic, Bloodthirsty Celebrations of Death; In English, Liberal Rhetoric and Victimhood.

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). This is what the auto-translated Arabic version of Hamas mouthpiece Al Resalah looks like for its Arab audience. It features articles extolling...

‘All the News That’s Fit to Print in Gaza’

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A former Israeli ambassador to the United States is faulting the New York Times for its coverage of the recent Arab...

How Old Politics in Ramallah, Gaza, Jerusalem and Washington Have Set Israel Ablaze

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – After one of the calmest extended periods in decades in the Middle East—and in Israel, in particular—the tide has...

The Dangerous Security Implications of the Iran-China Deal

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The implications of the newly signed Sino-Iranian deal go beyond economics. The deal also covers security matters pertaining to intelligence and...

Early Jewish Novelist Abraham Cahan, and His Alter Ego — David Levinsky

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The conventional reading of “The Rise of David Levinsky (1917)” — encouraged even by author Abraham Cahan — is that it’s...

Hamas Is Undermining Israel’s Sovereignty in Jerusalem

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Once upon a time (though not that long ago), Hamas was content to make do with threatening Israel over its military...

Hamas Tacitly Admits That Israel Is Only Hitting Military Targets

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The official Palestinian Authority (PA) Wafa news agency claimed on Monday night at 7:22 P.M.: 20 civilians, including 9 children, were killed...

Why the Jerusalem Violence and Cancellation of PA Elections Are Closely Linked

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Some of the recent violence seen in Jerusalem and the West Bank can be traced back to the fallout from the...

The End of Europe’s Romance With Palestinian Terror?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Seventeen years ago, in 2004, a European Parliament visiting delegation to Israel asked me to brief them on EU...

Can Israeli Restraint Keep the Peace in Jerusalem?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – After several days of unrest, the government of Israel is once again presented with a dilemma to which there...

The Logic of the JCPOA – Then and Now

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Biden administration must stop the Iranian regime’s rush toward nuclear weapons threshold capability. Only about one-fifth of the original Joint Comprehensive...

Amid Palestinian Violence and Terror, Canada and the EU Must Stand With Israel

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). As Israel is rocked by violent Palestinian protests in Jerusalem and in various parts of the country, Canada and the European...

Ah, Jerusalem! | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). I’ve read what the Talmud says: “10 measures of beauty descended on the world, nine were taken by Yerushalayim, one by...

Media Misses the Real Story as Palestinians Riot on Temple Mount

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). On Friday, thousands of Muslim worshipers chanted violent slogans while rioting on the Temple Mount, Judaism’s holiest site, also location of...

The UN Commission on the Status of Women Lost All Credibility

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), the “global champion for gender equality,” abandoned billions of women...

Sanity Prevails: Boston JCRC Rejects Anti-Israel Groups’ Campaign to Remove ZOA From Board

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The Boston Jewish Community Relations Council rationally rejected an absurd petition filed by far-left anti-Israel groups like J Street,...

Ignoring the Lessons of Some Unhappy Anniversaries

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Avoiding what happened in May of 1921 was exactly why Jews had immigrated to the territory then known as...

Israel’s Critics Are Right: ‘Sheikh Jarrah’ Exemplifies the Arab-Israeli Conflict, and Arab Jew-Hatred

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Last week, anti-Israel forces went into overdrive regarding the Jerusalem District Court’s decision authorizing the eviction of certain Arab...

‘They Own the Media’: Coronavirus Antisemitism Remains Lethal

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Another one of my musical heroes, sadly, outed himself this week as an antisemite. On this occasion, it was...

The News Unfit to Print in The New York Times

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The case of Jordan Burnette and his repeated attacks on synagogues in New York’s Bronx borough comes at a period when...

Lapid and Bennett Officially on the Clock to End Netanyahu’s Tenure

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org — For the second time in a little more than a year, incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s mandate to form...

Recognizing the Armenian Genocide | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). April 24th is the date of the annual memorial that Armenians observe to recall the horrific massacres carried out by the...