UNGA’s Latest Resolution Illustrates the International Community’s Complicity With Israel’s Colonial Expansion

UNGA’s Latest Resolution Illustrates the International Community’s Complicity With Israel’s Colonial Expansion

Israel’s impunity has been crafted by the UN, in a parallel manner to how the UN facilitated Palestine’s territorial loss, Ramona Wadi writes. Yet another non-binding UN General Assembly has passed, granting Palestinians permanent sovereignty over their natural resources, even as Israel has absolute dominion over their territory. The draft resolution, titled “Permanent sovereignty of…

With Symbolic Hebron Chanukah Visit, Israeli President Greenlights Al-Aqsa Destruction

With Symbolic Hebron Chanukah Visit, Israeli President Greenlights Al-Aqsa Destruction

“Should the Al-Aqsa Mosque be destroyed, the match will be lit by a fanatic settler, but it is decades of Zionist indoctrination and Israeli policies that will be responsible for the destruction.” I wrote these words in a piece in this publication in August of 2021. In December of this year the Israeli establishment has…

The Sword and The Book: How Zionism Does Violence to the Jewish Tradition

The Sword and The Book: How Zionism Does Violence to the Jewish Tradition

In his comprehensive treatise on the subject of Judaism vs. Zionism, Rabbi Yaakov Shapiro writes, “The Jewish lifestyle is incompatible with the sword.” Violence and war are frowned upon in Judaism, which is one of the reasons that traditional, orthodox Jews by and large distance themselves from, if not completely rejecting, Zionism. It also explains…

Zionism’s Anthem: The Danger Lurking in “Jerusalem of Gold”

Zionism’s Anthem: The Danger Lurking in “Jerusalem of Gold”

The risk of Israel destroying the Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock and replacing them with a so-called Jewish temple is real and present. Building a temple in place of the mosque and golden dome that grace Jerusalem today has been a long-time Zionist aspiration, expressed in songs, tales, and, over the last…

The Fall Of Jerusalem

The Fall Of Jerusalem

On August 10, 70 AD, a very important event took place for two world religions – Christianity and Judaism. On this day Roman legions of the emperor Titus broke into Jerusalem, which was defended by the Jews-Zealots who had raised against the Roman power. The Romans subjected the inhabitants to indescribable brutality repression, killing hundreds…

Jerusalem Conflict: Identity Theft on Top of Everything Else

Jerusalem Conflict: Identity Theft on Top of Everything Else

As many previous colleagues have discovered, writing about Israel is a thankless task best avoided, especially by a self-hating Jew. Before people even read a given article, they have made up their own minds about Israel and cross-checked their views against others they hold to see if they are ideologically sound, i.e., politically correct. Then…