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From “Lone Wolf” to “Known Wolf”:
The Role of “Cultural Fuel” and “Personal Triggers”

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Europe, Be a Fair Friend

To the European Union: Israel’s sentiments that accompany Prime Minister Netanyahu Read More »

Hijacking the Laws of Occupation

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The Jews:  One of the World’s Oldest Indigenous Peoples

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Argentina-Israel Relations: Nazi Trials and Terrorist Tribulations

Throughout the history Argentina-Israel relations have been marred by numerous trials and tribulations. Read More »

Iran’s Foreign Legion in Syria

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“The Two-State Solution”: What Does It Really Mean?

Any Palestinian state must recognize Israel as the nation state of the Jewish people Read More »

Debunking 11 More False Assumptions Regarding Israel

Falsehoods and misperceptions in the service of bias Read More »

The Internal Palestinian Fight for Jerusalem

Who’s who in the battle for “Al Quds” Read More »

The Psychology of “Lone Wolf” Palestinian Arab Violence: The Interaction between Religious, Cultural and Political-National Motives

The material and social support provided by the PA and the cultural support of Palestinian society help sustain “lone wolf” attacks Read More »

How the UN Mixes Anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, and Israeli War Crimes

The United Nations’ discussions on the Holocaust serve to mask underlying anti-Semitism. Read More »

The “Status Quo” on the Temple Mount

The old status quo on the Temple Mount has been greatly degraded. Read More »

The Long Road to Choosing a New Leader in Iran

It appears that during the coming months’ maneuverings Khamenei will continue to signal that he holds the reins of power. Read More »

The Latest Hamas-Israel Confrontation — Some Pertinent Legal Points

The terrorist actions by Hamas are violations of international humanitarian law.  International law recognizes Israel’s right to defend itself, Read More »

Israel’s Relationship with the UN Human Rights Council: Is There Hope for Change?

The UN Human Rights Council has been characterized by an obsessive bias toward Israel. Read More »