When Are We Going to Talk About Muslim Antisemitism?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The reaction to the attack on the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, Texas on Jan. 15, in which a Muslim...

New York Times ‘Gets’ It Wrong

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The New York Times has yet again published a correction that reveals a basic Jewish illiteracy among its editors. A recent Sunday...

I Grew Up Near Colleyville, But the Hostage Attack Affects Us All

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Growing up in an Orthodox Jewish family in North Dallas, I attended synagogue and religious school every week. Disconnected from my...

‘Global learning crisis’ continues says Guterres; millions still hit  |

“Unless we take action, the share of children leaving school in developing countries who are unable to read could increase from 53 to 70...

What Those Who Accept the ‘Stolen Land’ Myth Don’t Understand

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – One of the tragicomic if all too prevalent customs of contemporary woke corporate culture is the way many groups...

The Unspoken Truths Behind the Texas Synagogue Attack

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The attack on Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas, where the rabbi and three other Jews were taken hostage...

The Agony and the Pride of Being a Jew in America

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – To be a Jew today means your life will be defined by collective moments of agony and of pride....

The UN Descent to Its Deepest Depths of Hostility to Israel

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The inherent, long-existing political hostility against the State of Israel within the United Nations in general and the UN’s...

US Policy on Iran: Learning From the Past?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Ten days before the toppling of the Shah of Iran, president Jimmy Carter told a conference of world leaders...

Parshat Yitro: Look for Outside Solutions with an Open Mind

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The most important feature of this week’s parsha is arguably Judaism’s greatest contribution to the world — the so-called Ten Commandments....

Days After Texas Synagogue Attack, Jewish Voice for Peace Hosting NYC Rally To Free...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The name Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) is something of a misnomer for a group that has, among other activities, ardently...

Take Time to Celebrate the ‘Wins’ and the Growth of Jewish Life

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). This past Sunday, I tuned into a livestream event that was utterly unique — the Torat Imecha Nach Yomi siyum. Over...

American Jews Will Not Cower

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The horrific events this past Shabbat at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas, highlighted once again that there are forces out...

After Texas Synagogue Attack, CAIR Revives Its Campaign to Free Aafia Siddiqui

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Less than four days after a gunman held four Jews hostage inside a Texas synagogue in a doomed attempt to free...

Unreported: PA Prioritizes Life of Palestinian Terrorist Over Palestinian Child

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Virtually all major news outlets have covered the case of Palestinian prisoner Hisham Abu Hawash, who recently ended his hunger strike...

Why We Must Remember the Holocaust Correctly

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Three words loom large in our Holocaust remembrance: Arbeit macht frei, usually translated as “work will make you free.” Ironically, they had little...

It’s Not the Economy: What Really Motivates Palestinian Terrorism

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The escalating Palestinian Authority (PA) crackdown against West Bank residents living under its control is an important story that has largely...

Aafia Siddiqui and the Misguided Support for Women of Jihad

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). When a jihadist terrorist stabs, shoots, and attempts to behead infidels, the Western media often assure us that he is either...

What Do Other Presbyterians Think About One Group’s Anti-Israel Hate?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israel is a slave state, and American Jews need to fight against it. That’s the message the highest elected official in the...

How midwife established her side hustle as a wall painter

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Midwifery is one of the professions that requires enough time and competence to execute. For some people, it is impossible to...

IDF Must Not Hesitate to Probe Friendly-Fire Tragedy

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The friendly-fire incident last week that resulted in the deaths of two Israeli officers—Maj. Itamar Elharar, 26, and Maj....

Kazakhstan, Like Ukraine, Spotlights the Waning Effect of the Rule of Law

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). When a Russian-led military force intervened in Kazakhstan, it did more than help Kazakh President Qasym-Johart Toqayev restore and strengthen his...

Americas: ‘Smart’ use of rapid tests critical amid COVID surge |

Dr. Carissa Etienne, Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), highlighted the critical need for countries to scale-up testing and, in particular, to...

False Sheikh Jarrah Controversy: Media, Diplomats Slam Israel for Implementing Court Ruling in Order...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Eight months after the US-designated Hamas terror group used a legal battle over possible evictions in eastern Jerusalem as a pretext...