Missing links

July 2, 2021 by  

Great excitement has broken out following the discovery in Israel of prehistoric bones identified as Homo Nesher Ramla, a hitherto unknown species of human. Read more

On the other hand

June 27, 2021 by  

The long summer school holidays have arrived and students are enjoying their release from lessons following a year marked by corona lockdowns and disrupted studies. Read more

Countering consistent deceit

June 25, 2021 by  

When was the last time you heard or read a full-blooded counterattack against the daily barrage of lies aimed at Israel? Read more

On the other hand

June 20, 2021 by  

They are off and running. The only question is will they make it to the finishing line? Read more

Midsummer Nights’ Dreams

June 18, 2021 by  

It may not yet be midsummer in Israel but the dreams or nightmares, depending on your political preferences, have already burst forth, domestically and internationally. Read more

On the other hand

June 13, 2021 by  

Will they or won’t they? Read more

Anticipated agendas

June 11, 2021 by  

Last Shabbat as the weekly portion of the Torah, Shelach, was being read I couldn’t help thinking about the uncanny similarities between the scouts who rubbished the Promised Land and today’s denigrators. Read more

On the other hand

June 6, 2021 by  

Now that the missiles from Gaza have ceased (at least until the next round) and post corona life is returning to normal good news can start flowing again. Read more

Blinken blunders and other balagan

June 4, 2021 by  

For those uninitiated in the nuances of modern Israeli discourse, balagan loosely translated means chaos or fiasco. Read more

Until we meet again

May 28, 2021 by  

Listening to the inane babble emanating from politicians and international groups following the so-called Gaza ceasefire reminds me of the opening lines of the song made famous by Dame Vera Lynn during the blitz. Read more

What is it that woke folk smoke?

May 21, 2021 by  

If truth be known woke folk don’t need to smoke anything in order to vilify Israel and by extension, Jews. Read more

On the other hand

May 18, 2021 by  

As I write these lines, rockets and explosions are reverberating in many parts of Israel. Read more

Hypocrites of the world unite

May 14, 2021 by  

“Hypocrites are those who apply to others the standards that they refuse to accept for themselves.” Read more

On the other hand

May 9, 2021 by  

Forget the political shenanigans currently enveloping those politicians still trying to cobble together an Israeli governing coalition. Read more

Preventable and predictable

May 7, 2021 by  

When tragedy strikes the often-heard explanation is that it was “an act of God” and therefore unforeseen and beyond the ability of humans to prevent it. Read more

On the other hand

May 2, 2021 by  

Great strides have been made in recent years to reduce the effects of pollution caused by waste disposal and polluting industries. Read more

How many times can one be fooled?

April 30, 2021 by  

Spoiler alert: If you are averse to politically incorrect thoughts it might be a good idea to stop reading. Read more

On the other hand

April 25, 2021 by  

Independence Day this year marked not only the re-establishment of Jewish sovereignty in the Land promised to us but also our liberation from the plague of Coronavirus. Read more

No way to go, Joe

April 23, 2021 by  

It was always a given that the Biden Administration would revert to Obama’s failed foreign policies. Read more

Rejewvination

April 16, 2021 by  

At least once a year on Yom Ha’Atzmaut those of us privileged to be living in the re-established Jewish Homeland can rejoice and give thanks for the wondrous miracles granted to us in our lifetime. Read more

On the other hand

April 12, 2021 by  

Spring is in the air, life is roaring back to some sort of normality after lockdowns and the skies are once again throbbing with the sound of planes coming and going to and from an opened airport. Read more

The longest surviving plague

April 9, 2021 by  

Yom Hashoah is commemorated after Passover and on the Hebrew date of the anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising. Read more

On the other hand

April 4, 2021 by  

The intermediate days of Passover have seen Israelis flock to the Kinneret, nature reserves and trails and enjoying the fresh outdoors. Read more

Mirror, mirror on the wall

April 2, 2021 by  

“Mirror mirror on the wall

Please can you differentiate

Between real and fake

Among them all.” Read more

On the other hand

March 31, 2021 by  

As predicted Israel will be in a state of limbo as our politicians scramble to cobble together a workable and stable coalition following the latest inconclusive elections. Read more

From slavery to sovereignty

March 26, 2021 by  

As we sit around the Seder table this year it will be an ideal opportunity to reflect on the real reason we are celebrating. Read more

On the other hand

March 21, 2021 by  

Tuesday 23 March is the day Israelis front up to the ballot box for the fourth attempt in recent times to elect a stable, coherent coalition. Read more

Time to start polishing the crystal ball

March 19, 2021 by  

“You can trust a crystal ball about as far as you can throw it.” Read more

On the other hand

March 14, 2021 by  

Spring is in the air which means that Pesach (Passover) is not far away. Read more

Liar, liar pants on fire

March 12, 2021 by  

“A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth and ends with making truth itself appear like falsehood.” Read more

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