In Gaza, an Unofficial Calm Takes Hold

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The current situation in Gaza can best be described as de facto — but not de jure — calm. It is a...

World’s Best Olive Oil? New York Times Headline Says It’s ‘Palestinian,’ But Dateline, Watchdog...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The New York Times food section is highlighting olive oil from a town the article’s dateline identifies as “RAMEH, Israel.” But...

LA Times, Washington Post Cite American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee as ‘Civil Rights Group’ While Omitting...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A recent piece in The Los Angeles Times refers to the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) as a “civil rights organization formed...

BDS Boycotts Palestinian Booth at Dubai Expo

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The BDS movement doesn’t only boycott Israel. It also boycotts the Dubai Expo. Yesterday, it issued a statement condemning the Palestinian Authority...

For How Much Longer Will the IDF Neglect its Reservists?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Many are of the opinion that Israel faces no existential threats today, and certainly none as serious as that...

US Consulate in Jerusalem: The Bottom Line

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The US administration’s declared intention to reopen its Jerusalem consulate as a representative body to the Palestinian leadership and...

Iran Poll Contains Different Messages for Biden and Raisi

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). “It’s the economy, stupid.” That is the message of a just-published survey of Iranian public opinion. However, the substance of the message differs...

Palestinian Islamist Jihad Terrorists Aligning with Hamas’ Interests in Gaza — For Now

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terror organization is often in the business of “jihad now, not later,” an approach that has...

Free Speech for Me, Not for Thee: Ilhan Omar Calls for Newspaper Censorship Over...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). US Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has been an outspoken proponent of the constitutionally-protected right of free speech when it comes to...

Oberlin Protects Professor Who Supported Mass Murder and Violence in Iran

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Board of Trustees at Oberlin must be very proud — because the college has now given cover to a former...

Abbas Consoles Families of Terrorist ‘Heroes,’ Proud of ‘the Martyrs of Palestine’

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Intent on assuring the Palestinian people that he continues to support terrorists, Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas made some propaganda...

UN-backed show highlights lifesaving benefit of ‘edutainment’ in South Africa  |

A new report, conducted by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, indicates that, after watching the episodes, young people were twice as...

Iran is Cozying Up to Moderate States, and Israel Is Worried

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The increasingly warm relations between Iran and a number of moderate states in the region are causing worry in...

Some Ideas Must Be Debated, but Not Historical Facts

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Some Jewish liberals say that they saw this coming. There were those who believed that the movement to stop...

German-EU-Israel Relations Are Important — and Not Just Because of the Holocaust

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). It is no secret that relations between Israel and Germany have been deteriorating in the last two decades. The relationship between...

A New Look at Judaism and Tattoos

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). “Tattoo. What a loaded word it is, rife with associations to goons, goofs, bikers, tribal warriors, carnival artists, drunken sailors and...

Expanding the Abraham Accords Requires a US-Saudi Reset

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). On September 23, the kingdom of Saudi Arabia celebrated its 91st National Day, which the UAE commemorated under the banner of...

‘Mental Illness,’ ‘Lone Wolf,’ Unclear Motive: New York Times in Denial Over Islamist Terrorist...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). When is an Islamist terrorist attack not an Islamist terrorist attack? When the newspaper reporting on it is the New York Times,...

Netflix and ‘Palestine’: How Media Reviews Enable Film to Be Used as a Vehicle...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). When Linda Sarsour recently tweeted about Palestinian films and documentaries arriving on Netflix, her choice of words was telling: “Educate yourself,”...

Israel Population Surprise: FDR Said It Couldn’t Be Done

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). “You know there is not room in Palestine for many more people,” US President Franklin D. Roosevelt told prominent American Jewish...

Despite Iran-Saudi Talks, Reconciliation Is Not in the Cards

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – While there have been several rounds of talks between Iran and Saudi Arabia in recent weeks, part of an...

Jewish Indigeneity to Israel | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Late one night as I was falling asleep, I was reading a narrative cartoon from Jewish Currents called “When...

What Are America’s True Interests in the Middle East?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The future of US engagement in the Middle East hangs in the balance. Two decades of war in Afghanistan, and continued military...

How the IDF’s Counter-Terrorism Raids Keep the Palestinian Authority Afloat

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Recent events in the West Bank have served as a reminder that there are certain places where the Palestinian Authority (PA)...