| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:02 AM
In his recent Your View, professor Gary Olson parrots a laundry list criticizing Israel's settlement policy. His use of vitriolic rhetoric intends to portray Israelis as insincere in their negotiations toward a two-state solution. Using such words as...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:40 PM
For the first time since 2007, Palestinian Authority officials traveled Thursday from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip.
Describing the day as "historic," Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah held a first meeting of the new unity government...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:29 PM
For several decades now, Israel's enemies have actively and willfully defamed the Jewish state by comparing its actions to the atrocities committed by the worst villains in recent history.
We all know about the ludicrous and insulting parallel drawn...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:45 AM
The recent letter writer critical of Israeli actions in Gaza ("Israel committed war crimes during its invasion of Gaza," Oct. 1) conveniently forgets the origins of the Gaza conflict and the effort that Israel made to reduce civilian casualties. Hamas for...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:55 PM
After reading Zahi Khouri's guest column on Sept. 26, I was left aghast by the assertion that "Israel must do more..." Israel wants nothing more than for the West Bank and Gaza to function independently and without interference. The open issues of land...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Abba Eban, Israel's legendary representative to the United Nations, once famously remarked that "the Arabs never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity." Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas proved Eban's point Friday, in an incendiary speech to the U....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:20 PM
After a summer of tension over the war in the Gaza Strip, President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu entered a new season of troubles in their often-fraught relationship with a meeting Wednesday that highlighted hard disagreements...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Letter writer Irwin E. Weiss could not be further from the truth when he refers to Israel's recent invasion of Gaza as its "recent war of defense" ("Compare and contrast: Israel in Gaza, U.S. in Syria," Sept. 25).
In fact, it was Israel that...
| Aug 17, 2014
Following a recent vote by the Presbyterian Church to divest in three U.S. companies supplying Israel with equipment used in the West Bank, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded with an invitation to those organizations. He encouraged them...
| Aug 11, 2014
From cafes in Belgium to streets in Paris to right here in South Florida, we have witnessed an alarming increase of horrific acts of anti-Semitism.
This unabashed hatred of the Jewish people is manifesting itself in terrifying ways. Chants of...
| Aug 10, 2014
I consider myself a tolerant guy, but I must admit I'm getting a bit riled up these days by some emails that have found their way to my inbox.
There are the emails I expect this time of the year, from Florida politicians seeking money and a vote. I never...