Middle East

Tomorrow is November 2, 2017. Tomorrow will be exactly 100 years since James Balfour, then Britain’s Foreign Secretary, penned a letter to Jewish community...

Bill Narvey
Flags Israel and Kurdistan

Published in the Canadian Jewish News There is much irony in the international community’s uniformly negative response to the Kurds’ yearning for independence. Now...

Paul Michaels
Israel flag

Appeard in the Canadian Jewish News Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel’s Middle East analyst and, formerly, Arab affairs reporter for Ha’aretz, is not...

Paul Michaels
korea-iran

Appeared in Canadian Jewish News Iran’s aggressive designs in the Middle East have been well-covered by the media. These range from its support of...

Paul Michaels

A professor at Connecticut College has warned colleagues of the prevailing antagonism toward Jews, of the intimidation and “harassment of Jews in the name...

David Levy
BDS stickers

“Anti-Semitic incidents seem to spring up each week on college campuses throughout the United States. According to a study, the strongest predictor of anti-Jewish...

David Levy
Bandung_Conference

One has the impression that former US president Barack Obama had been – and may still be – inclined to regard himself as an...

David Levy

When Canadians discuss Israel and Palestine, they often do so in a black-and-white, dichotomous way. It can feel as though it is mutually exclusive...

Helen Hanbidge
Israel and Israel flags

Published in the Canadian Jewish News On March 31, a brief news item, “Indian-Jewish ‘lost tribe’ make matzah for Passover,” appeared in The Times...

Paul Michaels

Ki mitsafon tipatach hara’a – scripture delivered this ominous message centuries ago. It states that “evil shall come from the north.” What was true lo...

Giveon Cornfield
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