Tag Archives: Intifada

Insecurity for Israelis should not be a given

An interesting article in the Algemeiner highlights the way we Israelis have internalized something that should have been left behind in the deep dark Galut (Exile): the feeling of insecurity and of living at the whim and behest of others. … Continue reading

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Are the lone wolf attackers not so “lone” after all?

The “knife intifada” that has been sweeping Israel in the last 3 months, which also includes car-rammings and drive-by shootings, has been described as an unorganized revolt carried out by “lone wolf” attackers. However a certain amount of doubt has … Continue reading

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And again – Two Israelis murdered in Jerusalem by Palestinian terrorists

The last couple of weeks have seen a dip in the latest terror wave, or to be more precise, a dip in Israeli fatalities from Palestinian terror. This is not to say that there haven’t been constant attempted and “successful” … Continue reading

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What do the Palestinians want? Not the end of the occupation but the end of Israel

The question and answer in my headline might seem a bit harsh, a bit raw, but if you look at the bare facts and study history – the history of the Middle East and the history of the Jewish nation … Continue reading

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They will not drive us out because we have nowhere else to go

Professor William Jacobson, (a law professor at Cornell University, an avowed conservative, Zionist and staunch defender of Israel, whom I have had the pleasure of meeting a couple of times in Israel) who runs the law-blog Legal Insurrection kindly invited … Continue reading

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A rolling wave of terror – and it doesn’t stop. 3 Israelis killed today

Like a horde of zombies hurling themselves at their prey, even though they know they are going to be killed, Palestinian terrorists have embarked on a second wave (or is it a third? I’ve lost count) of terror attacks against … Continue reading

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