Tiny State of Comoros Files Complaint About Israel at International Criminal Court

The Mavi Marmara flotilla. Credit: Free Gaza movement. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Fox News — The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court – the permanent war crimes court in The Hague,...

Your Opinion Please, Continued

Photo Prose By Gary Rabenko Sometimes all the best intentions and advice do not work. We can learn from other people’s experiences. But watching how a situation tends to develop and...

NGO Monitor says B’Tselem report on Gaza operation distorts international law

(JNS.org) The watchdog group NGO Monitor has found that the latest report from the activist group B’Tselem on Israel’s November 2012 Operation Pillar of Defense has a “number of fundamental distortions of...

Israeli Soccer Star Victim of Anti-Semitic Abuse on Twitter

Israeli soccer star Yossi Benayoun, who currently plays for FC Chelsea in the English Premier League, was recently the victim of anti-Semitic abuse on Twitter. After thanking his Twitter followers...

Your Opinion Please, Part 3

Photo Prose By Gary Rabenko Last week I wrote about a party planner. This week someone mentioned an orthopedist. It reminded me of an early headshaking experience. Susan (not her real...

letters to THE EDITOR

An Achiezer Thank-You Dear Editor, I just wanted to write a note of thanks to an incredible group of people, the Achiezer volunteers: Yes, there were jokes and comments about all the...

Your Opinion Please, Part 2

Photo Prose By Gary Rabenko Planning a party? Some party planners can help. They organize the unorganized, keep track of all the details, and deal with all the vendors–or whichever vendors...

letters to THE EDITOR

Stop The Whispering Dear Editor, It is about time that someone openly addressed the negative whispers and disgraceful innuendo circulating through our community about two courageous candidates for the Lawrence School...

Landmark French Ruling on West Bank Construction and International Law

By Eugene Kontorovich, Volokh Conspiracy  In an important but largely ignored case, a French Court of Appeals in Versailles ruled last week that construction of a light rail system in the Israeli-controlled...

Israel’s National Hockey Team Wins World Championship in Turkey Tournament

Israel’s national ice hockey team struck gold at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division II Group B, which was a surprise considering that they entered the tournament...
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