The Three State Solution

The two state solution, the most favored of all solutions, the one the USA and Europe and all Knesset members seem in one form or another favor, is today’s solution to bring “peace in our times”.    Has anyone heard of the three state solution? The world is very upset …

Time to Declare Independence From United Nations

It seems like we Israelis are always complain about the treatment we get from the United Nations and its various bodies/groups/organizations such as the Security Council, UNESCO, etc. Nu, why does anyone in their right mind expect an improvement? The world is antisemitic. The only Jewish establishments/foundations/museums that can get …

What does it all mean?

Today is Israel’s 69th Independence Day. 69 years ago, the State of Israel became a reality, as the declaration of Independence was read. A citizenry, a large population of which lived through the horrors of the Holocaust in Europe, finally had some ray of hope for the future, some modern …

In every generation…

And this is what kept our forefathers, and what keeps us surviving. For not only one arose and tried to destroy us, rather in every generation they try to destroy us, and the Holy One, Blessed is He, saves us from their hands. From the middle of the 19th century, …

Having a Son In Green on Yom HaZicharon

 Every year I attend the Yom HaZicharon tekes at our Yad L’Banim in Ra’anana.  18 years of standing (I don’t think that I ever got there early enough to find a seat) in a crowd that boasted more/less 10,000 people from all walks of life, most wearing white shirts and …