A World Devoid of … of Everything

There are moments when a word can truly describe the world. Today is one of them. Hours ago, I heard that the United Nations had, yet again, voted to condemn Israel. As I listened to the vote tallies, a single word came to mind, “devoid”. That’s it. The world is …

The Nightmare That Ripped Out Our Hearts

Four years ago, every parents greatest nightmare became a reality for three families. Now, four years later, we know that Eyal, Gilad and Naftali saved countless lives and protected the entire nation. In the heavens above us, they have become our advocates. Three special boys, now our angels.

Ten From The Nations (Book Review)

Ten From The Nations is a hard book to read, to digest, to understand. It opens a door not only to a world. But the world is one that I know little about, a world that is (and should be) completely foreign. Dr. Rivkah Adler is a close friend and …

Days of Anger and Days of Sorrow

If you live somewhere long enough, you’ll eventually learn the lay of the land. Belonging somewhere means sharing in the national moments as well as the personal ones. As individuals, and as a nation, we go through a wide range of experiences and emotions – love and hate, anger and …

My Day Just Got Bombed – How’s Yours?

Having a nice breakfast? Looking forward to all you have to do today? Or maybe it’s late at night where you are and you’re relaxing in bed? Did you know Israel just got bombed? Never mind. Relax. Unwind. You probably had a hard day and your mind is exploding with …

Agricultural Terrorism – Nothing Less

Agricultural Terrorism
Recognize this attack for what it was. Condemn it for the violence it represents. And as you would demand justice for a terror attack directed at humans, demand the same for the land. If you burn the land, you prove, yet again, that you do not love it and that it isn’t yours.